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Charles G. Bilezikian was an American businessman, retail executive and philanthropist, who co-founded the Christmas Tree Shops retail chain with his wife, Doreen, in 1970. Early life and education Bilezikian was born to Armenian parents Beatrice and Krikor Bilezikian. His father, a tailor, died when he was a teenager. Following her husband's death, Bilezikian's mother took a job as a clerk in a Grover Cronin store in Waltham, Massachusetts. Charles Bilezikian graduated from Newton High School in Newton, Massachusetts. He received his bachelor's degree from Suffolk University. He entered the retail business soon after college and married his wife, Doreen Portnoy.
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