Meet our Wholesale & Retail Coordinator, Hugo! He started in September of 2016 and processes and packs all of the retail and wholesale orders. This master packer can fit a record number of totes in one box. He also contributes to designing our new products. Hugo grew up in Laredo, TX and has lived in Brooklyn for the past 2 years.
Q: What do you love about where you live?
A: I like that the part of Brooklyn I live in is very historical and a central location. I also like being close to a lot of friends and being near so much food.
Q:What’s been your favorite part of working for Maptote?
A:The trade shows and designing new products for our line and for custom clients.
Q: What essentials do you carry in your Maptote?
A: Wallet, Keys, Headphones, lotion, and snacks collected from the Gowanus Whole Foods.
Q: What’s on your playlist right now?
A: Heart to Break by Kim Petras, bitches by Tove Lo with Charli XCX, deep end by Lykke Li, Heartbreak in Encino Hills by Rae Sremmurd, Miami by Kali Uchis, Nice for What by Drake, and I Do by Cardi B & SZA.
Q: What location has inspired you most recently and why?
A: Recently I went to the Riviera Maya area in Mexico! I explored and learned a lot about Mexican and Mayan culture. I also got to relax at the beautiful beaches.