McCanners of New York | 108th Edition
How long have you been at McCann and what do you do here?
1 year & 9 months – started as an AAE in June 2017 on Verizon Wireless, & am currently an AE on Verizon Wireless.
What do you do when you’re not working?
I’d like to sound cool and say “making use of my Equinox membership.” But actually binge-watching “You” on Netflix.
What would your DJ name be?
Dasani Waters – freshest beats in the house.
Favorite go-to drink?
Coffee in the day, whiskey at night.
If you were to open a bar, what would you call it?
It would be a dance bar called Twenty-Floor Seven.
My dad’s chicken curry
What was your favorite birthday?
Literally every single one. I love birthdays. Yes, I have a birthday month.
Last thing you Googled
“Ways to not get kidnapped in Cartagena, Colombia.”
What's your favorite scary movie?
Shutter Island. I don’t care what they say, Leo deserved an Oscar.
First ever job?
Dance instructor my senior year of high school
Best Date spot in NYC?
Top of the Empire State Building
What was your first ever concert?
The Cheetah Girls. Yes, I wore a Cheetah sweat-suit to this concert.
Name 3 things on your bucket list
Go to the Tomatino Festival in Spain, help spearhead a Cannes-winning campaign & volunteer at dog shelter.
Current song(s) on repeat?
Siguelo Bailando – Ozuna, Particula – Major Lazer & DJ Maphorisa
What was the last picture you took on your phone?
Well, it’s technically it’s a screenshot but –
What are you currently obsessed with?
Instapot recipes & Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Name a character trait you’ve inherited from your parents.
Where do you see yourself 5 years from now?
On set of my next client’s shoot.
What is your motto?
Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.
What is a piece of information people would be surprised to hear about you?
I’m (almost) a Black Belt in Karate.
Best piece of advice someone has given you?
No matter how panicked you are, never let it show.
Favorite Instagram account you think everyone should follow.
sincerelysimmy (yes, it’s my account)
What’s your spirit animal?
First celebrity crush?
If you close both your eyes, I kinda look like Priyanka Chopra.
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