McCanners of New York | 54th Edition
How long have you been at McCann and what do you do here?
I’ve been here for 1 year and 6 months as a designer in the Design Group.
What do you do when you’re not working?
I enjoy walking through the city. Especially on April 25th, because it’s not too hot, not too cold, all you need is a light jacket. Also illustrating, guitar, piano, television, video games, and movies.
What would your DJ name be?
I’m already half of DJ Mom and Dad here at McCann with Ethan Buller. DJ Dad is me.
Last thing you Googled?
Is badass one word
Biggie or Tupac?
Tupac Shakur. I’m from Los Angeles so I gotta represent.
Who are your creative heroes?
Eike Koenig, Fabian Fohrer, Ruffmercy, Laney Boggs
Current song on repeat?
Solange’s A Seat at the Table Album followed by Birthday Sex’s Wurp
“I dropped the screw in the tuna.” – Kel
Go to Karaoke song?
I like to stare at one person and sing Minnie Riperton’s Lovin’ You
What song pops up when you plug your headphones into your phone?
Motörhead’s Ace of Spades
Your most bizarre talent?
Juggling is a thing I can do.
What is the fanciest thing you’ve ever done?
Use a bidet.
What are you currently obsessed with?
Bright socks and overalls.
Where do you see yourself 5 years from now?
This question gives me anxiety.
What would be your last meal?
Some bomb a*s chicken and waffle from a restaurant that no longer exists called Dee and Ricky’s.
What is your greatest fear?
The Ocean. The oceans got some f’d up sh*t in it.
If you could live at any point in history what point would that be - and why?
THE 80s! The big hair. The music. The theatrics. The bold graphics. The bright colors. And my three favorite ladies: Janet Jackson, Donna Summer, and Vanity
What is a piece of information people would be surprised to hear about you?
I’m half Asian and I love musicals/Broadway.
One thing you have always wanted to do and have not yet done.
The Pacific Crest Trail
What’s your spirit animal?
I’ve been compared to a shark before.
If you could have drinks with 3 people dead or alive, who would it be?
Vanity (Pre-OD), Jim Morrison, Bjork
Name one song that would be on the soundtrack to your life?
Digable Planets’ For Corners
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