Pete Theodoropoulos is the Vice President and Co-Founder of Fader Plugs, LLC. Pete and Blaise met in fall of 2014 and by Spring of 2016, Pete was a part of the Fader Plugs team and continues to deliver in all areas of business expertise; from sales, business to business planning, networking and connections, to mentorship and support for the new business venture. Pete is a prominent young entrepreneur in the Lehigh Valley and has received his Associate in Applied Science in Culinary Arts as well as his Associate in Applied Science in Hotel and Restaurant Hospitality Management from Northampton Area Community College. Pete, also a Lehigh Valley local, is most recognized by his ownership of the Nazareth Diner; a 24-hour operating diner, complete with breakfast served all day and a full bar. In 2015, Pete purchased the diner from his father, John, after 23 years of ownership. In 2012, the diner underwent a complete renovation; In 2015 Pete decided to create the Galleria Ballroom addition. Through his business savvy and work ethic, Pete has developed multiple businesses including, the Xpresso Café and the Modern Mosaics Gallery. The café features Nespresso beverages, smoothies, Arabic brewed coffee, teas, pastries, desserts, soups and paninis. Modern Mosaics Gallery features many pieces of handcrafted hanging works utilizing a 4,000 year old art form and medium of expression. The pieces are crafted by master artisans to client specifications.
Aside from his long workweeks and plotting his next business venture, Pete enjoys spending time with his family and fiancée. Pete likes international travel, cooking, and frequenting the jersey shore for small getaways. Pete, a native of Greece and fluent language speaker, has large familial ties to the country. Him and his family from the states frequently vacation to his homeland.