Our Team + Press

Our Team


Gabrielle Melchionda, Founder and Maestra of Mad Gab'sGabrielle Melchionda
We call her G for Goddess of Body Care & Goodness. Gab is the creative force and guiding spirit beneath the wings of Mad Gab’s, Inc. Gab succeeds by facing things head on with her positivity, enthusiasm and Can-Do attitude. She has been pouring her heart and soul into the business for more than 30 years, continually building and bringing customers into the Mad Gab’s Family.

Bambi Ulrickson
Production & Shipping Manager, Bookkeeper
We call her Bam! because she gets things done. Bambi wears many hats and keeps the ship in shape. She manages the inventory, makes sure that we have what we need when we need it and she can answer all things Payable & Receivable.

Beth Lowenstein - Project Manager/Maker and Shaker
Beth Lowenstein
Project Manager/Maker and Shaker
We call her Mamajama. Beth enters the building with a cheerful greeting and you know that she has arrived and is ready to jam. She loves a project and is willing to tackle anything. When asked what she does for work, she will answer, with a twinkle in her eye, that she is a Balm Maker.

Katie Kelley - Marketing Maven
Katie Kelley
Marketing Maven Katie is the newest member of the Mad Gab’s team and heads our website, social and design efforts. She always has her camera and is ready to capture all the whimsy Mad Gab’s creates!


Articles, podcasts, television shows, blogs - it's all right here! We are proud to share the Mad Gab's story wherever and whenever we can!

Mad Gab's WMTW News 8 Maine Feature
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Mad Gab's IGA Article Image with the IGA logo overlaid on Blueberry Moose Smooch   Mad Gab's WMTW News 8 Maine Feature   
  Mad Gab's Portland Press Herald Feature Image    The Island Institute Building Community from the Sea Up in Rockland, Maine     
Artisans Who Wholesale Mad Gab's Feature   Mad Gab's Press - Sound Bites Presents Turning Point by Gabrielle Melchionda
Mad Gab's Press - Ana Caban Podcast  Maine Biz Maine's Business News Source Interview with Mad Gab's Founder Gabrielle Melchionda     
Mad Gab's Pitches on Greenlight Maine   Mad Gab's IGA Press: Bringing Female Leadership to Business     
Gabrielle Melchionda Chats with Josh Wolf Comedy on his Podcast Tell Me Something Good  Headshot Photographer Judy Beedle Interviews Gab during the Covid-19 Pandemic to reflect on what's important and what has changed