Patricia “Patrice” Rusu RN, CLT, CLO
Aesthetic Nurse + Co-Founder
Patrice is a registered nurse and a proud graduate of Regis College. She is continuing her healthcare education in pursuit of a nurse practitioner's graduate degree, also at Regis College. The aesthetic field has been Patrice’s true passion from the beginning. Prior to founding Peak Image, Patrice began her career working under a plastic surgeon at a private practice where she spent 5 years. During this time she gained experience with a variety of aesthetic procedures that she continues to provide. In addition to performing lasers, injectables, skin care procedures, and body contouring she also provided care for clients before, during, and after surgical procedures.
At Peak Image she provides non-invasive, and minimally invasive procedures in a safe and comfortable setting. Patrice is results driven, committed to patients' safety first, and dedicated to providing a positive patient experience.
As a nurse injector, Patrice combines her mastery of facial anatomy, injecting technique, gentle hand, and years of experience to provide patients with a beautiful natural-appearing result. Patrice is highly experienced in dermal fillers providing advance techniques and procedures including "liquid rhinoplasties" and "under eye filler". She was voted “Most Loved Injector" by RealSelf.com in 2017 and she was named a recommender provider by the Best Aesthetic Injectors in America in 2020.
Patrice strives to provide you with the best products, treatments and technology to improve the overall health and beauty of your body and skin. She loves to use her skin care expertise to provide chemical peels, lasers, HydraFacials, and help clients curate a skin care routine that is individualized to their goals.
In addition to the dozens of aesthetic certifications, she also is a certified Coolsculpting provider and has performed 1000+ treatments CoolSculpting procedures. She is constantly attending seminars and continued educational courses to ensure that clients are being provided with the most up-to-date treatment modalities.
While the practice had to be shut down due to COVID-19, Patrice took the initiative to answer NYC's call for help during the worst coronavirus outbreak in the nation.
Patrice was born in Romania, and grew up in Quincy, MA. During her time off, Patrice likes to stay active, try new restaurants, travel, and play tennis. She also is a big animal lover, and has volunteered at the local animal shelter. You wont ever find Patrice without a smile on her face.
General Manager + Co-Founder
Jack spent the majority of his childhood in Texas before moving to the Northeast during high school.
Before partnering to open his 2nd company, Peak Image, Jack was an agent for cellular providers and telecommunications infrastructure companies. He did so as an independent agent and also for a regional contractor. At a telecom startup, he was the first employee hired and grew oversaw the growth of the team to 12 members and $1M+/year within 15 months. After he left, he Co-founded Washington Avenue Wireless where he secured wireless property rights to 200+ properties across the nation.
“My favorite aspect of running the office at Peak Image is building a relationship with clients. Client satisfaction is my number one priority and influences every task I do. When I implement something new to the practice, I try to imagine it from the client’s perspective. "How can I make this as enjoyable as possible?”
During his time off, Jack likes to golf, play fantasy football and travel. His favorite trips have been to Romania, California and the Florida Keys.
Danielle joined the Peak Image team in September 2020 as a Licensed Esthetician.
She brings over 10 years of customer service experience, having worked for iconic fashion retailers like Nordstrom and Diane Von Furstenberg. She graduated from Johnson & Wales University in 2014 and has a Bachelor of Science degree in Fashion Marketing.This started her career in business management and personal styling. Allowing her skill-set to develop in building relationships and making natural connections with people.
Realizing her love for all things in skincare and helping others, she wanted to find a way to draw the connection between the two. With a change in her career path, she entered the spa world in guest services and her passion for esthetics sparked from there. This motivated her to attend classes at Elizabeth Grady School of Esthetics and has been working in the field for over 2 years ever since.
As an esthetician, she strongly believes that educating her clients about skincare and developing a treatment plan is the first step to seeing optimal long term results. Her expertise is offered in a wide range of facials, chemical peels, HydraFacial, brow waxing, tinting and lash lifts.
Danielle’s approach is gentle, yet efficient and always puts you at ease for a sense of comfortability. Her sole purpose is to bring out her client’s natural beauty and make it easier to feel confident in oneself. She truly has proven to make every one of her clients feel amazing in their own skin.
Working towards her goal of becoming a medical esthetician, she commits to provide state-of-the-art products and services. She is always staying up to date on the latest information and trends in the industry and look for innovative ways to serve her clients.
During her time off, she enjoys working out, traveling and discovering new restaurants in her Boston neighborhood.