Here is the next installment of Blue Chippers, a new content series focusing on students who have caught our attention.
Each of our students has a story, and Laura Mejia-Suarez is no different. She may be short in stature, but her personality is big enough to dunk on Shaq (no easy feat). The car-loving, sleep-deprived, designer/storyteller just wants to get her hands on some metal and build things. In the meantime, we had a moment to pick the young entrepreneurs her brain – here is what we were able to pry out of her.
What’s your first and last name?
What’s your primary startup role?
Marketing intern aka storyteller.
Who do you work for?
If you could have any mentor in the world, who would it be?
Who’s Karl Benz and why?
The founder of Mercedes Benz and one of the first researchers of vehicles and compression ignition engines.
What are 3 websites that you visit everyday?
Buzzfeed, Upworthy, and Twitter.
For work, for fun, and for fun/work.
What’s your one missing experience from college?
How about course wise?
More building, engines, car engines would be great, but anything that I could build with metal.
What was your favorite cartoon growing up?
Sailor Moon hands down.
Female empowerment yo!
What are your three favorite apps?
Angry Birds, YouTube to play music, and Internet search. Because they’re fun.
Care to go deeper with that answer?
In the inner the depths of my soul, I can feel enjoyment taking place and I can live my life comfortably.
To thank Laura for her time, we’ve created this infographic summarizing her answers. Enjoy.