The Industrious Team
Jamie Hodari is the CEO and Co-founder of Industrious, the largest premium workplace provider in the U.S. Under his leadership, Industrious has grown to over 90 locations across more than 45 cities, has achieved the best unit economics in the industry, and pioneered the evolution to landlord partnerships over traditional leases. Prior to Industrious, Jamie was CEO of Kepler, a hedge fund analyst at Birch Run Capital, a corporate lawyer at Sullivan & Cromwell, and a reporter for the Times of India. He holds a J.D. from Yale Law School, an M.P.P. from Harvard University, and a B.A. from Columbia University.
Justin is the President and Co-Founder of Industrious. Previously Justin served as Director of Acquisitions and Operations at Windham Development and Windham China, where he headed their US Real Estate operations. He was previously a Vice President at Madison Realty Capital, but his career highlight will forever be the time he worked for the writing team at the Late Show with his childhood idol, David Letterman. He is the childhood next-door neighbor of Industrious co-founder Jamie Hodari, allowing them an early start dreaming about the future of office space. Justin can be found living with his wife and daughter in Dumbo, Brooklyn along with their dog, confusingly named Chicken. Justin holds a Graduate Certification in Real Estate Finance and Development from NYU and a B.A. from Indiana University.
Michael is the Chief Operating Officer of Industrious. Prior to Industrious, he was the General Manager of the Enterprise business at General Assembly, a global education institution empowering people to successfully pursue the work they love. Under his watch, the Enterprise business rapidly expanded to deliver high-quality training across 35 countries to thousands of employees from the world’s leading organizations. Michael started his career at McKinsey & Company where he spent 8 years working with senior executives in the financial services, consumer products, and high tech industries. He lives in Brooklyn, New York, but is fiercely proud to be an Australian. Michael holds a B.Comm and a B.A. from The University of Queensland, and an MBA from Stanford Business School.
Michael is the Chief Strategy Officer of Industrious. Before joining Industrious, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Care.com; under his leadership, the company achieved profitability — and then maintained profitable growth. Previously, he was Chief Strategy Officer at Weight Watchers International. He began his career as a management consultant, most recently at McKinsey & Company. Michael received his bachelor’s degree from Harvard University and his MBA from Harvard Business School. He lives in Brooklyn, but remains proudly Canadian.
Anna is the GM of N.A. Coworking at Industrious. Previously, Anna was the co-founder of Run for America, a bipartisan political consulting firm electing the next generation of leaders to Congress, and the founding President of Born Free Africa, a private initiative to end pediatric HIV. Under her leadership, Born Free opened operations in the U.S., Nigeria, and Kenya and contributed to a 60% global decline in children newly infected with HIV. Anna started her career at McKinsey & Company, where she spent 4 years working with business and public sector leaders in healthcare. Anna can often be found cooking for friends and family in her tiny NYC kitchen or practicing her deadlift. She has been recognized by Forbes 30 Under 30, is a World Economic Forum Global Shaper, and holds a B.S. in Chemistry from Brown University.
Bonnie is the Head of Design and Construction at Industrious. She was previously the Senior Director of Construction at Tough Mudder, the world’s leading obstacle course race company-over 2 million people have participated in her thrilling obstacles. Under her leadership, the construction department expanded globally to 11 countries and introduced modular construction methods to the obstacle designs for the most cost effective and standardized builds. Previously she was a project manager for a mechanical design build contractor in the Bay Area, working on projects for clients such as Google, Sutter Health, Amgen, Stanford Hospital, and Dupont Fabros Technologies. Outside of Industrious, Bonnie can be found making homemade pasta, searching the city for the best slice, and doing some hot yoga to burn off those carbs. She holds a BS in Architectural Engineering degree from Penn State.
Eivind is the VP of Product at Industrious. Before joining Industrious he was a Senior Consultant at AECOM in the Strategy+ group where he advised on the design and real estate strategies for a number of private institutions, public companies and federal agencies in the US and Canada. Eivind cut his teeth as a designer at Rangr Studio, Robert A.M. Stern Architects, Young Projects and Luckey. He has completed projects in the US, the Dominican Republic, and the United Kingdom. He holds a B.A. from Yale University and he received his M.Arch. from Columbia University. He has taught design studios at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation and was an Adjunct Associate Researcher at Columbia’s Center for Urban Real Estate. When he is not designing the next great Industrious location, he enjoys skiing, racing sailboats, and adventurous conversations. You may also encounter him walking around the industrial outskirts of some European city in search of a can of Irn-Bru.
Evan is the GM of Strategic Projects at Industrious. Earlier, he served as GM of Enterprise and Head of Sales and Marketing. Prior to joining, he was the first employee and VP of Marketing & Business Development at CourseHorse, a leading education startup. Earlier, he worked in Strategy & Analytics for Patch, AOL’s hyperlocal news network, and Co-Founded DealsForDeeds, a social enterprise. Evan started his career in management consulting at The Avascent Group, where he focused on growth and M&A strategy within the aerospace, space and defense industries. Outside of work, you’ll find him volunteering at the tech education nonprofit Code/Interactive, trying to keep up with the group on bike trips, and going on occasional historic walking tours. Evan holds a B.A in International Relations and Urban Studies from The University of Pennsylvania and lives in NYC.
Jean is the VP of Digital at Industrious. She was previously at NewsCred, the leader in B2B content marketing, where she ran product and design. Prior to this she was the CEO of ed tech startup Learningpod and Executive Director of User Experience at Kaplan. In her spare time she has taught web design at New York University and served on the board of documentary film nonprofit, Arts Engine. She was also a cable news reporter, but these days much prefers being behind a camera than in front of one. Jean holds a bachelor’s degree in Life Science from Ewha Womans University in Seoul and earned her Master’s degree from the Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) at New York University. She loves good books, bad movies and all dogs.
Jeff is the VP of Sales at Industrious. Jeff began his career in an age when workplace mobility was just a vision. He’s worked for the biggest names in the industry, IBM and Oracle, before grounding himself to innovation and emerging technologies in Silicon Valley. Working for startup companies for almost two decades, Jeff has been involved in database and systems management, website monitoring, social media and share economy revolution. Prior to Industrious, Jeff led the sales efforts at TechSpace, acquired by Industrious in 2019, and LiquidSpace, a leading flexible office marketplace. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Eastern Michigan University and is an amateur cyclist and a motorcycle aficionado.
Myra is the VP of Corporate Development at Industrious. Previously Myra was the Chief of Staff and VP of Strategy at Verve Mobile, and has also held multiple strategy and partnership roles in media. She started her career in investment banking with JPMorgan, where she held positions in the firm’s London, New York, and Hong Kong offices. At JPMorgan, she worked with private equity and corporate clients to raise over $2 billion in debt and mezzanine financing. Myra has been a sponsor/mentor with Student Sponsor Partners, an organization that provides low-income students with private high school education, for over a decade. She enjoys anything outdoors, not training for the marathon anymore, and hosting elaborate dinner parties. Myra has an MBA from Columbia Business School and a BSFS from Georgetown’s School of Foreign Service.
Rachael is the Head of Customer Experience at Industrious. Before joining Industrious, Rachael was at Starwood Hotels & Resorts on the Brand Strategy team and then the Sheraton Global Brand Management team. Prior to working on the brand side of the hotel business, she was on the real estate side as a Project Manager for the Design and Construction team at hotel ownership group RLJ Lodging Trust. In her free time, Rachael helps lead Project Spark, a non-profit that supports sustainable relief efforts through education, health care, and micro-loans in Guatemala. Rachael lives in NYC and can often be found on a soccer field trying to appear graceful and not set the record for most number of falls in a season. She holds a B.S. from the Cornell Hotel School and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
Valerie is the Chief of Staff with Industrious. She has a communications consulting background, and could spend all day chatting about diversity in entrepreneurship. With a vegetarian appetite in barbecue country, Valerie spends her time seeking out veggies, hiking, kayaking, and rock climbing. She holds an MPP from Duke University and a BA/BS from UC Berkeley.
Anthony is the Head of HR at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, Anthony was the Director of People at Managed by Q – known as the operating system for offices, Q manages all activities through a robust technology platform and services handled by Q’s field staff and partner network. Under his leadership, Managed by Q grew rapidly to over 600 employees in four major markets and completed multiple venture rounds. Anthony started his HR career in the retail industry with Nordstrom, where he spent three years helping to expand the brand in the Carolinas focusing on high performing talent and hospitality. In his spare time, you can find Anthony rooting for his hometown Pittsburgh Steelers, enjoying local coffee as he travels the world, and seeking out new and interesting spots to fly his drones. Anthony holds the SHRM-SCP certification, a B.S. from Youngstown State University and an MHR from the University of South Carolina.
Ashley is the Controller at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, Ashley worked in SEC Reporting and Consolidations at The Madison Square Garden Company and at Home Box Office (HBO). She also spent 5 years in public accounting at PricewaterhouseCoopers, where she spent some time working in their National Office. Ashley has a M.S in Accountancy from the University of Missouri – Columbia and a B.S in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting and minors in Mathematics and Spanish from Saint Louis University. She is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
Corey is the Director of Communications at Industrious. Prior to Industrious, Corey worked on the communications team on Mike Bloomberg’s presidential campaign, where he worked to develop earned media content around the country as well as to help strategically deploy campaign surrogates. Corey has worked for some of the world’s largest and most respected public relations agencies, supporting a diverse range of clients across many industries. He is particularly proud of his work with colleagues to support The National September 11 Memorial and Museum, the Guggenheim, Sempra Energy, Urban Outfitters and My Brother’s Keeper Alliance. Corey is a co-founder of the nonprofit, 5th Floor Theatre Company, and is proud to serve on the Board of Directors for the legal services nonprofit, Legal Information for Families Today.
Matt is the Director of Legal at Industrious. Prior to Industrious, Matt served for several years as General Counsel of XpresSpa, the international day spa chain operating chiefly in airports. Joining XpresSpa at the startup phase, Matt guided and advised the company along its journey from a single-spa operation at JFK’s Terminal 1 to a thriving international network that was ultimately acquired by a public company. Before becoming an in-house lawyer, Matt worked as an associate at two New York City law firms. Matt is passionate about all aspects of food, and in his free time can often be found checking out interesting new restaurants or perusing the local farmers’ markets for ingredients. A native New Yorker, Matt lives in Manhattan with his wife, daughter, and their copper-colored furball of a cat, Penny. Matt holds a B.A. in English from Cornell University and a J.D. from Boston College Law School.
Though she majored in accounting at Washington University in St. Louis, Leah discovered her passion for food and hospitality while spending a year behind the bar in Argentina and farming in Italy. After a stint as an auditor with Deloitte, Leah made the transition into hotels and restaurants in NYC, honing her skills as a concierge at Mondrian Soho and event manager at Red Rooster. Leah loves a good trivia night and isn’t embarrassed to admit that she DVRs Jeopardy. She currently serves as the Regional Manager for Techspace and the Midwest.
Barry is a Regional Manager at Industrious. He previously worked as General Manager at MakeSpace where he oversaw Field and Warehousing Operations for the NYC & NJ markets. Prior to that he was Director of Event Production at Tough Mudder and responsible for 1/3 of the company’s North American event calendar. He’s a veteran, having served as a Division Officer aboard the Aircraft Carrier USS Kitty Hawk, then stationed in Japan. A South African native by birth, but now proud New Yorker, Barry’s interests include collecting vinyl, photography and graphic design as well as running and cycling. He holds a BS from the U.S. Naval Academy and an MPP from Georgetown University.
Marie is a Senior Manager Network Operations for the Midwest at Industrious. Born and raised in Stillwater, MN, she crossed state lines to attend the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She then jumped into a career in Food & Beverage with The Ritz Carlton Hotel Company in Marina del Rey, CA. It is there that her passion for company culture, wine and ordering too much food for the whole table was born. Upon moving back to Minnesota Marie joined the Industrious team as a Community Manager, married her high school sweetheart and welcomed her first son. When not working, Marie is more than likely spending time with her family, chatting around the dinner table for hours.
Mark is the Regional Manager for the West at Industrious. Prior to Industrious, Mark was a career retail leader for companies such as Target, Apple and Amazon. Most recently, Mark led the west coast expansion for Capital One Cafés. Mark holds a B.S. in Business Management from Binghamton University. He is a native New Yorker who now calls the Bay Area home. Outside of work, Mark is always looking for a new adventure, especially if it includes traveling the world.
Aaron is the UI/UX Designer at Industrious. He is obsessed with figuring out how things work. He graduated from the Savannah College of Art and Design with a focus in Industrial Design. From there, he went to work in Copenhagen to design products for BeoPlay and Louis Poulsen. He then decided to shift his focus to digital experiences. He loves tacos, organized workspaces, and popping bubble wrap.
Anthony is a Full Stack Software Engineer at the newly established and growing engineering team at Industrious. Before his time here, Anthony was an Integration Engineer at a small web company where he quickly and effortlessly created new product features that clients requested. Anthony received a B.E. In computer engineering and an M.S. in computer science at the Grove School of Engineering, where he also taught two undergrad computer science courses. Outside of the office, you’ll probably find Anthony scouting out areas for the best eateries, hiking somewhere up in Westchester County, or even relaxing at home and planning out his next crafty project to build up.
Alan is the National Project Manager at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, Alan was a part of the Pre-construction Team at Clark Construction Group, where he helped the company procure and price new construction projects. He is originally from Caracas, Venezuela, but spent most of his childhood in sunny Miami. Outside of Industrious, Alan enjoys cheering on the Miami sports teams, attending concerts, and playing basketball. Alan holds a BS in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University.
Alan is a Regional Facilities Manager at Industrious. After graduating from UCLA with a B.A. in Business Economics, he worked in commercial real estate managing portfolios for multiple Los Angeles developers. Outside of the office, Alan enjoys traveling, playing sports and trying new recipes.
Alexandra Cukier is a Senior Manager of People Development at Industrious. As a trainer, facilitator and coach, she is particularly passionate about helping people to find purpose and success in their work-lives. She earned her master’s in Industrial/Organizational Psychology in 2012 and has since been working in the field of Learning & Development, most recently at VICE Media and Eileen Fisher. In her spare time, you’re likely to find her in the Catskills, at the dog park or curled up with a good book.
Adventure seeker and Ohio native, Alexis Piscazzi is an urban girl wannabe, and a lover of wine and Italian food. She is a Project Manager at Industrious. Alexis began her career educating children at the South-East Asia Center. After, she worked as an expert in operations and workplace culture at Merrick Ventures and its portfolio companies. Most recently, she was Industrious’s Regional Director and the Community Manager at Industrious Chicago. Alexis is not really limited to the work culture and operations business: she was an 8-time varsity letter winner in High School for volleyball and softball, and to her knowledge still holds the record for most awkward catch of the season in 2002. These days, she can be found popping around the country and brainstorming how to make people’s days with her colleagues and members. Alexis holds a B.S. from THE Ohio State University.
Alford joins Industrious with an extensive background in hospitality and business management after co-owning and overseeing the daily operation a 243-room, full-service hotel for over twelve years. He earned his BA at the University of Washington and is a passionate Seattle sports fan. Outside of the office, you will find him spending time with his wife and two sons traveling, skiing/snowboarding, or catching a game.
Alice is a Designer at Industrious. Prior to joining the team, Alice worked at JIDK and Dani Arps design studios helping young entrepreneurs realize their dream offices in New York City. Some of her past projects include overseeing the design and build-out of SeatGeek, Eligible API, and Uncharted Play headquarters. Outside of Industrious, you can find Alice working on her first pull-up at the BKB, planning her next trekking adventure or practicing the latest choreography with her Cuban salsa performance group, Fuákata. Alice holds a B.F.A. in Drawing and Painting from OCAD University and an M.S. in Interior Design from the Pratt Institute.
Alina is a QA Engineer at Industrious. Alina has a Master’s Degree in Management from ITTU of Ukraine and has spent numerous years in the field of quality assurance.
Amia is a Product Manager at Industrious. Prior to joining, she worked at IBM as a Product Manager in cybersecurity, and Product Marketer for technology in the retail industry. She was born in NYC and grew up in Singapore, and largely attributes her interest in human behavior to her multicultural background. Amia holds a BA degree in Cognitive Science with a focus on Human-Computer Interaction from Brown University. When not working, she loves playing music, doing yoga and exploring new restaurants.
Amitha is a Technical Project Manager at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, she managed client relationships and strategy at Novantas – a boutique consulting/tech company focused on the retail banking industry. Before Novantas, Amitha worked as a sell-side equity derivative strategist at BNP Paribas and Goldman Sachs. Amitha graduated from Cornell University with a BS in Operations Research & Engineering. She is currently pursuing her MBA at Columbia University. Her interests include tennis, basketball, and politics.
Amy Riggs is a Design Manager at Industrious. Before joining Industrious, Amy worked with Interior Architects in Seattle, providing design leadership for all phases of interiors projects in the U.S. and abroad. While at IA, Amy focused primarily on workplace design and held a lead role in the design and construction administration of a new global headquarters for a large online retailer based in Seattle. Along with architecture and interior design, Amy has a background in marketing, including a B.A. in Business Administration from Seattle Pacific University. In her free time, she can be found exploring the city, FaceTiming with family, and rooting for the Seahawks.
Andrew is the Area Manager for Atlanta at Industrious. Originally from NJ, he worked in construction and was a co-founder for a non-profit skateboard organization. For the next 10+ years, he worked in NYC for John Varvatos, Ralph Lauren, Saint Laurent, and Nike. After helping to launch Nike Soho, he and his family decided to move to Atlanta where he was a store manager for Tesla. Outside of work Andrew spends his time with his wife, 3 children, and training in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
Andy is a Real Estate Manager at Industrious. He spent the first 4 years of his career as a consultant at EY, where the majority of his time was devoted to building its Managed Services business. Andy graduated from Cornell University with a BS in Applied Economics & Management. He begrudgingly roots for The Cleveland Browns, Cavaliers, and Indians. When he is not trying out a new NYC restaurant, he can be found on the basketball court or the golf course.
Anna is a Tenant Experience Manager Manager at Industrious. Outside of her work, she enjoys simple things in order to be happy: taking a walk by the ocean with a good cup of tea. She loves traveling, a good sense of humor, being adventurous and trying new things.
Anna is a Launch Coordinator at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, she spent five years planning events for PPG Paints Arena as their Special Events Manager. When she isn’t busy working you can find her searching for the perfect cup of coffee, training for her next marathon, trying to live up to her title as “Best Auntie Ever,” and brainstorming her next big trip. Whether it’s a weekend getaway exploring a new city, or a trip abroad to see the Eiffel Tower, she is always filling up her planner with new adventures. Anna has a bachelor’s degree in hospitality from Slippery Rock University, where she also played volleyball.
Anna is a Product Manager at Industrious. Prior to joining, she was at Hudson’s Bay Company (HBC), the oldest company in North America known for owning the luxury and premium retailers Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks Off 5th, and Hudson’s Bay. During her tenure at HBC, she held various roles in the tech organization; however, in the last three years, she focused on Product, particularly delivering a homegrown CMS to author personalized content. She has a M.S. in Graphic Communications Management from Kean University in Union, NJ. When she’s not at work, she’s either with her dog, Butters, in their apartment in Brooklyn, making her boyfriend try new restaurants in their neighborhood, or ‘be-booping’ around the tri-state with her friends.
Anni is the SHIFT Manager for Industrious in San Francisco. A California Culinary Academy alumnus, Anni has built her career around food, love, and family – serving as Culinary a Program Director at Sur La Table, Executive Matchmaker, and Private Chef for families prior to joining Industrious. In her free time, Anni can be found galivanting hiking trails with her Miniature Schnauzer, Sophi, heading to SoCal to host a family party, cooking up something tasty while listening to records, or hunting for original 80’s tin lunchboxes and vintage aprons at flea markets to add to her collection.
Ashley is a Membership Manager at Industrious. She has a B.S. in Sales and Marketing from Illinois State University. Prior to joining the team, Ashley worked as a Senior Sales Representative at a large logistics firm and an Enterprise Sales Executive at a Chicago start-up. A self-proclaimed foodie, Ashley loves hitting up the Chicago restaurant scene. During her free time, she also loves to work out, cook, binge-watch the latest Netflix hit and enjoy the city with family and friends. Please connect with Ashley to share recipes or (shamelessly) discuss the most recent celebrity scandal!
Ashley Schloss is a Member Development Associate at Industrious. Prior to joining the team, Ashley was a Travel Director, executing large format events for Maritz Travel Company. In her free time, Ashley can be found exploring farmer’s markets, hiking and trying local restaurants. Ashley graduated from Southeast Missouri State University with a Bachelors Degree in Public Relations and Marketing.
Astrix is a Designer at Industrious. She received her degree in Interior Design from the École Supérieure des Arts et Techniques in Paris. Prior to her role at Industrious, Astrix worked at Celano Design Studio where she honed her craft of creating experiences through design for the hospitality industry- focusing primarily on hotels, restaurants, and bars. She can often be found strolling the streets of her beloved Brooklyn, taking in the inspiration from the people and culture of the city. In her spare time, Astrix enjoys hosting dinner parties in her garden, perfecting recipes from her native France.
Prior to Industrious, Bode spent several years at Uber on the Pacific Northwest Operations team in Seattle. At Uber, Bode contributed to the launch of new markets, services, and strategic engagement programs including the company’s first corporate social responsibility initiative. Before Uber, Bode spent over six years at Starbucks Corporation in the organization’s hometown of Seattle starting as a barista and eventually launching the company’s first newly constructed Starbucks Reserve location as a Retail Operations Manager. Bode holds a B.Sc. in Marketing and Management from Western Governors University and a certificate in Project Management. Outside of work, Bode spends as much time outdoors as possible and enjoys many activities from land to sea!
Brody is a Senior Accountant at Industrious. Before joining Industrious, Brody worked at Wyndham Destinations in Orlando, overseeing 9 of their resorts and handling the month end close preparation, journal entries, and monthly reconciliations. Brody earned his B.S. in Accounting from the University of Central Florida, located in Orlando, FL. During his time there he was a member of several organizations such as the Young Investor’s Club, Collegiate DECA, and Sigma Nu. Outside of Industrious, Brody enjoys playing basketball, watching football, and spending time outdoors.
Bryan is Senior Manager, FP&A at Industrious. Previous to Industrious, Bryan was at TP ICAP where he held a number of business facing finance roles in both London and New York. Bryan in his role as Global Head of FP&A helped guide the firm through periods of market consolidation and regulatory change. Bryan hails from the south west of England but after many years spent in London, he now considers New York home. In his spare time, Bryan enjoys soccer where he tries to follow the ups and downs of his beloved home town team, Yeovil Town. Bryan also enjoys Italian food, traveling and spending time with his wife and 2 children. Bryan holds a Master’s degree in Accounting from the University of London and the FP&A and ACCA certifications.
Bryan is a Software Engineer at Industrious. He was a CPA prior to becoming a software developer. He worked on Kubricks, a port mapping troubleshooting tool for Kubernetes. He is passionate about Nodejs and Linux. His absolute obsession is reaching No. 1 Kata on Codewars. That day will come and it will be glorious. Outside of coding, he works on his hydroponic garden, and he’s part of the Army Reserve, so he’s always trying to run and do push-ups whenever he can.
Caitlyn is a National Project Manager at Industrious. Prior to joining the team, she worked for Brasfield & Gorrie, one of the largest privately held General Contractors in the nation. Most of her time there was spent as a Project Manager on various construction projects throughout the southeast for clients ranging from Bridgestone Americas, Inc to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Originally from Alabama, Caitlyn has a B.S. in Building Construction from Auburn University. Outside of Industrious, you can find Caitlyn listening to true crime podcasts, searching Atlanta for the best margarita, or pretending to be a runner.
Cameron is the Tenant Experience Manager at Industrious North Hollywood and Pasadena. Prior to Industrious, Cameron practiced law, both in house and at a large law firm. A Connecticut native, Cameron went to school in both South Carolina and Rhode Island. She moved from South Carolina to Los Angeles two years ago to experience life on the West Coast. In her free time, Cameron likes to hike, cook, and hang out with her family and friends and her dog, Everett.
Camille is Indiana born and raised and a graduate from Ball State University with a B.S. in Hospitality and Business Administration. In her free time, you can find her attending concerts, sporting events, painting, enjoying the outdoors and improving her baking skills!
Carolina is the Email Marketing Manager at Industrious. Most recently she worked in email marketing at Cater2me. Prior to that, Carolina worked in digital and retail marketing across B2B and B2C roles at start-ups and multinationals in NYC, SF, and Mexico. Carolina is originally from Mexico City, holds a BA in Graphic Design and an MS in International Marketing. Outside the office, you’ll find her in search of the best tacos in town, running marathons or hanging out with friends.
Carrie is the West Coast Facilities Manager at Industrious. She has extensive Facilities Management experience working for several retail apparel companies. She has successfully managed a vast amount of locations throughout the US, Canada, and Mexico. Outside of Industrious, Carrie can be found enjoying time with her family, taking her dogs to play at the dog park and traveling to National Parks throughout the US.
Charlie is a Senior Accounting Manager at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, Charlie worked in the restaurant industry as well as large media and entertainment companies in New York, handling the month-end process and improvement of accounting policies and procedures. Charlie holds a BA in Accounting and Information Systems from Queens College. He is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). During his free time, he enjoys playing sports, working out, and watching his favorite fútbol team (Arsenal) play. He enjoys traveling around the world every chance he gets and is excited about sharing his passions with his twin boy and girl.
Chrissy is the Director of Growth at Industrious. She was previously the Head of Acquisition at Boxed, a tech startup in the retail space. Prior to that, she worked at HelloFresh, contributing to its success in becoming the #1 meal kit in the US. Chrissy has a BS in Marketing from the University of Scranton, where she was a member of the varsity softball team. Outside of the office, you can find her watching the New York Giants, trying to keep up with the latest shows, and hanging out with family & friends.
Christiana is a Tenant Experience Manager at Industrious. Prior to joining the team, Christiana managed a coworking space and produced events in the Twin Cities, MN. She has a passion for event planning, customer experience, and hospitality. Hailing from Chicago suburbs (Da Bears!), Christiana moved to Minnesota for college and proudly holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Entrepreneurship from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, MN. Currently, she lives happily in Denver, a dream state for her Midwestern roots. When she’s not working, you can find her in the mountains – hiking, snowboarding, biking, camping – you name it! She loves to spend time with family and friends, cook and bake, get crafty with DIY projects, attend local concerts events, and meet new people (and dogs!) in the surrounding community. Christiana is also the founder and creator behind Peak to Peak Knitwear, LLC: a handknit scarf business.
Christina is an IT Associate at Industrious. Prior to joining the Industrious team, Christina worked in the Information Security Department at Success Academy focusing on enhancing their security posture. She has worked in Technology since her college days at SUNY Oswego, where she obtained her degree in Information Science. In her free time, she is spending time with family, teaching her niece and nephew how to clam, crab and fish. Find her at the beach in the summer and skiing in the winter.
Christopher Gudgeon is a Procurement Associate at Industrious. Prior to joining the team, he worked for Blue Apron for several years in Planning and Procurement roles. During his time at Blue Apron, he developed and executed nationwide best practices for buying, forecasting, and managing the movement of inventory worth tens of millions of dollars tied to multiple P&L categories. Christopher was born and raised in Rome, Italy and is a graduate of the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University.
Colleen is a UI/UX Designer at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, she worked at a digital marketing agency where she designed e-commerce and marketing experiences for large corporations. Outside of Industrious, she enjoys traveling around the world, spending time outdoors and as a recent Chicago transplant, exploring everything New York has to offer. Colleen holds a B.S. in Information Studies from the University of Michigan.
Connie is the Northeast Regional Facilities Manager at Industrious. Born and raised in Dallas, Texas, Connie was studying to achieve her Bachelor of Science in Nursing before making a career change and moving to NYC. Prior to Industrious, she worked in Facilities for Coach, Inc. and Ted Baker London, managing 400+ locations across the US and Canada. Outside the office, she enjoys traveling, cooking and being a couch potato with her dog, Charlie.
Craig is the Director of Broker Relations at Industrious. He has been completely obsessed with the future of work for longer than he likes to admit, and this passion has led him through roles across Europe, Asia, Africa, and now the US on both the occupier and operator-sides. In recent roles, Craig’s focus has been solving for the integration and expansion of flexible space through traditional real estate channels and partners, and he continues that focus here at Industrious. In his downtime, he’s likely digging through Soundcloud for new music, at a concert, backcountry skiing, or reading up on the latest foreign policy updates. Craig holds BAs in Political Science and Foreign Policy from UNC Chapel Hill.
Danica is a Technology Support Associate at Industrious. She graduated from Baruch College with a B.B.A in Computer Information Systems. Prior to joining Industrious, she worked as a Data Analyst/ Sales Coordinator contractor for Uber Eats. She loves traveling, dogs and watching cooking competition shows.
Dan is the Director of Analytics at Industrious. He was previously at Getty Images, overseeing an Analytics/BI function. Prior to this, he was the Director of Emerging Platforms and Analytics at Hertz Car Rental. In his spare time, Dan is an avid hiker and photographer; recently, he completed a 2652 mile backpacking journey from Mexico to Canada.
Daniella is proud to be the Northeast Area Manager for Industrious. She was last seen as a founding operations team member of Collective Retreats, bringing luxury and stellar service into canvas tents and the great outdoors. She has also spent time tour managing for The Truth Initiative and working on events & innovations for Tough Mudder. While her past jobs have taken her all over the country and the world, as a proud Dartmouth grad and Philadelphia native, Daniella is beyond excited to make people feel at home while working right here on the East Coast. When she’s not working, she enjoys live music, quality time with her sisters & family, and adventures in the still-not-named bright red 1989 VW Westfalia Vanagon.
Danielle is a Senior Graphic Designer at Industrious. Prior to joining the Industrious team, she spent the last six years working at digital creative agencies in NYC. An Ohio native, she is loyal to her Midwestern roots and enjoys a good sports rivalry. In her free time, she likes to macramé, plan trips, settle into a good book and admire the beautiful architecture of NYC. Danielle holds a B.S. in Visual Communications from Ohio University.
Darshani is an Accounts Payable Specialist at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, Darshani worked as a Senior Accounts Payable Specialist at Fitch Ratings. She earned her B.S. in Business and Accounting from Monroe College. She was born in Guyana, but she is a Bronx girl! Out of the office, you can find Darshani enjoying a cold beer with her friends and family
David is a Senior Accountant at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, he worked as a Manager of Corporate Finance at Biom’Up USA, a biotech start-up specialized in the manufacture of re-absorbable medical devices. Previously, he spent 4 years in Consolidation and FP&A at Brookfield Property Partners, a global commercial real estate company. David has a B.B.A. in Accounting and Finance from the University of Puerto Rico. Outside of work, he enjoys surfing, art and traveling.
Diana is a National Project Manager at Industrious. She was previously a project manager at Suffolk Construction, where she oversaw the construction of two large high-rise residential projects in the San Francisco Bay Area. Diana also worked at Webcor Builders, working on the virtual design and construction aspects for projects such as the Transbay Terminal and SFMOMA. Diana graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a B.S. in Civil and Environmental Engineering and went on to get her Master’s degree at Stanford University in Construction Engineering and Management. In her free time, you can find her hanging out with her rescued senior dog, training for the next obstacle course race, hiking, rock climbing, or planning her next trip.
Dionne is an Area Manager at Industrious. Prior to Industrious, she developed her career path in hospitality, fitness and business development consulting. She cultivated her passion for hospitality and customer service living in New York while working in event planning and management. Most recently, she coached and consulted small business owners on everything from business basics and employee management to mastering the art of retail and merchandising to grow profitable and thriving businesses. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Journalism with a minor in Business Administration and Public Relations from Texas A&M University. Outside of work, Dionne can be found adding to her travel bucket list with friends, trying out the newest group fitness class, having a bite at the new hot-trend restaurant, and spending time with her cocker spaniel, Punkin Brewster.
Doug is a Senior Real Estate Manager at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, he was an Associate at Holliday Fenoglio Fowler where he worked in the real estate investment advisory practice for NYC. He also previously held positions at Credit Agricole CIB and Antheus Capital. Doug graduated from Cornell University with a BS in Applied Economics & Management. Outside of work, Doug is a hopelessly optimistic Mets, Knicks & Giants fan, an avid watcher of Seinfeld, and outdoor enthusiast.
Doug is a Membership Manager at Industrious. Prior to Industrious, Doug spent several years running the only lacrosse-specific company in Arizona. Doug holds a B.A. in Sports Management from Belmont Abbey College just outside of Charlotte, North Carolina where he was also a member of the nationally ranked Lacrosse program. Outside of work, Doug spends as much time as possible being active and still is involved with athletics by coaching a high school lacrosse program.
Drew is the Director of Construction at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, he was an Associate at Spacesmith—an Architecture, Planning, and Interior Design Firm—where he focused on strategic planning for the firm and led projects in luxury retail, corporate, nonprofit, and workplace strategy. Outside of work, Drew previously served as a board member for the New York City Chapter of Open Architecture Collaborative (formerly know as Architecture For Humanity), a nonprofit organization that provides design services for local, underserved communities. He is an avid runner and is always up for an outdoor adventure. Most often, he can be found exploring the mountains or city on foot. Drew holds a Bachelor of Architecture Professional Degree from Carnegie Mellon University.
Emily is a Regional Facilities Associate at Industrious. Prior to joining the Customer Experience team, Emily served on the Industrious Unit Operations team in both Denver and Atlanta locations; she also received her Masters and was a high school English teacher in a past life. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, kickboxing, and making up songs about her three pets.
Emily is a Manager of Special Projects at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, she worked as a retail Vendor Manager at Amazon, focusing on growing the Kids & Baby apparel business. She earned her BA in Arts Management from Luther College in beautiful Decorah, Iowa and started her retail career as a Project Manager with the Target Corporation in Minneapolis. Originally from Minnesota, she lives in Seattle and spends her spare time cooking for friends, planning weddings, and re-watching Parks & Recreation with her husband.
Eric is the Manager of Conversion Rate Optimization at Industrious. With a background in E-commerce, he most recently worked for Rugs USA, managing an aggressive A/B Testing program. Eric holds an MBA from Pace University where he specialized in Marketing. When he’s not working, he’s spending time with his family, cooking, or having his heart broken by the NY Mets.
Ethan Starkey has been working to cultivate and connect people to their passions since first starting his career in the higher education realm. Ethan has extensive experience in creating and expanding experiential learning programs, as well as supporting college students in their day-to-day lives and pursuit of academic excellence. Ethan holds a BA in Telecommunications from Bowling Green State University, and a MS in Higher Education Administration from Florida International University. When he’s not home playing with his pup, Opie, you can find Ethan teaching his weekend cycling class in the city.
Faith is the Director of Facilities at Industrious. Before joining Industrious, she was the Director of Facilities at Flywheel Sports, an indoor cycling experience, where she launched the company onto a cloud-based work order ticketing system and streamlined their maintenance and repair work orders. She managed the entire ecosystem, from their fast-paced, day to day work orders to larger capital projects including retrofits, renovations, and refreshes for their 40 locations. Prior to Flywheel Sports, Faith oversaw Kate Spade Facilities and Procurement Departments for three internal brands. She oversaw 140 locations during her tenure, and played a key role in opening 60 stores in the US, UK and Canada. She managed the purchasing department, including two distribution centers for all operating supplies for the fleet. She is passionate about hospitality and providing best in class facilities for luxury and commercial locations. During her spare time, you will find her cooking, going on hikes with her family, or hosting BBQs with friends while arguing with her husband about the superiority of NC style to Texas style BBQ.
Haley is a Marketing Associate at Industrious. Prior to this, she was a Client Service Associate on the Capital Markets team at AlphaSights, focused on connecting professionals at investment funds with the insight and expertise they need in the context of critical business decisions. She is energetic and loves to travel and spend time outside. In her spare time, she can be found vintage shopping, running along the West Side Highway, and attending concerts throughout the city. Haley holds a B.S. in Finance and Marketing from Boston College’s Carroll School of Management.
Isaac Chen is a Design Guidelines Specialist at Industrious. He received his B. Arch from the University of Southern California studying communication design and architecture. He went on to work with Montalba Architects in Santa Monica where he completed several design fit-outs for exclusive brands such as Carolina Herrera, Equinox, and The Row. Following this, Isaac went on to CallisonRTKL’s Specialty Retail Studio advancing flagship and concept stores for Tiffany & Co. Outside of Industrious, you’ll find him looking for the next globe-trekking adventure.
Jacklyn is the Hospitality Analytics Manager at Industrious. With an unconventional background–she earned a Clemson degree in Food Science & Technology, minoring in German–Jacklyn has been a world explorer. After developing new Campbell’s soups in Philadelphia, then teaching languages and crafting the perfect espresso in Switzerland, she is now happy to return to her roots. Her version of Southern hospitality pays special attention to specialty coffee and bean-to-bar chocolate.
Jared is the Director of Sales Operations at Industrious. Prior to Industrious, he spent over 6 years at OnDeck Capital where he led strategic initiatives in sales, operations, risk, and product. Jared started his career in hospitality and small business in Kansas City before working in restaurant development at OpenTable in Denver. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy from Kansas State University and can be found exploring New York City with his wife and dog or looking for his next home improvement project.
Jarrod is the Workplace Experience Manager at Industrious. An alum of Howard University, Jarrod worked to sustain connections between NPR’s listening audience and its newsroom before moving on to host weddings, conferences, and other special events at a nonprofit arts and culture startup in D.C’s Capitol Hill neighborhood. His passion for creating personalized guest experiences led him to Industrious. When he’s not serving members of the Industrious community, Jarrod supports the career and professional development of local high school students interested in STEAM fields.
Jason Oledan is a Senior Accountant at Industrious. Jason graduated with a B.S. in Accounting at Santa Clara University. He began his career working for a regional public accounting firm in the Bay Area, earning his CPA license in the process. Jason made the move to New York in March 2018 and continued to work in public accounting before moving to FANCHEST Inc. as a Finance Manager. During his free time, Jason enjoys playing basketball, running, watching movies, binging new podcasts and traveling.
Jeannette is a Business Intelligence Analyst at Industrious. Jeanette graduated from Wellesley College with a degree in Economics. Prior to Industrious, she worked as an analyst for Samsung 837’s experiential marketing initiative to help optimize user engagement. She has also worked abroad in London and Hong Kong as a consultant for Ekimetrics, servicing global clients in numerous industries including luxury, financial services, and automotive sectors. During her free time, she loves to do yoga, hike, and cook.
Jennifer is an Area Manager at Industrious Atlanta. Prior to joining the Industrious team, she spent the past ten years in San Francisco leading customer success and business management efforts for startups in loyalty marketing software, digital advertising and eCommerce. She holds her B.A. in Journalism from the Arizona State University Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Originally from Miami, Florida Jennifer is thrilled to be back on the East Coast spending free time outdoors, trying new workouts and seeking out the latest healthy restaurant concepts with friends and family.
Jenna is an Enterprise Business Development Manager at Industrious. Prior to Industrious, Jenna worked for Green Street Advisors where her primary areas of focus included building and implementing a business development strategy for their Advisory Group, relationship management, and revenue generation. Before that, Jenna worked at Reis, Inc., first as a National Account Manager in New York City before being moved to Newport Beach, CA, to build and lead sales efforts on the west coast. She earned a B.A. in political science and sociology/anthropology from Colgate University. Outside of work, Jenna enjoys cooking, tackling puzzles, traveling, and while she is a true New Yorker at heart, she is enjoying the outdoors tremendously in sunny-year-round SoCal.
Jennifer is an Assistant Project Manager at Industrious. Before joining the team, she was a senior designer at Hendrick, an interior design firm in Atlanta. Her background in design focused on corporate projects for clients such as Georgia-Pacific and Comcast. Originally from Florida, Jennifer attended the University of Florida where she received a B.S. in Interior Design. Outside of work, you will find her cooking new recipes, hiking with her husband and dog, or traveling to a new city.
Jennifer is the Area Manager for Industrious Florida. Originally from Long Island, Jen thrives in the Florida sunshine. Her background in Creative Direction, Entrepreneurship and Hospitality helps her to create an unforgettable member experience. Outside of the office, Jen spends her time with her husband, baby girl, puppy (Schmoopy), and cat (Frasier) enjoying folk music, comedy, podcasts, and party crafts.
Jerre is a Director of Real Estate at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, he was the Chief Real Estate Officer of 1776, leading the expansion of the coworking and incubation company. While there, he spearheaded the site selection process, oversaw design and construction, and helped pivot the company to an asset-light model, expanding only through management agreements. He structured deals with a variety of asset partners – including retail REITs and mixed-use developers. Previously, Jerre was a commercial broker with Colliers International and is a former AmLaw 100 litigator. Outside of work, Jerre is an Ironman triathlete, avid skier, and a struggling surfer. He spends as much time as possible outdoors, searching for new adventures with his wife and son. He holds a JD from Villanova University School of Law and a BS in Hotel and Restaurant Administration from Cornell University.
Jessen is the Content Writer and Strategist at Industrious. Before joining Industrious, Jessen helped launch Message, an intra-agency creative practice at M Booth that worked with clients such as American Express, Google, and Procter & Gamble. Turn back the clock a little further and she could be anywhere—for six years Jessen traveled the globe while on staff at “Endless Vacation,” the country’s largest closed circulation travel magazine. Under her stewardship, the magazine’s app grew its readership by more than tenfold in the span of a year and won Best Digital Magazine awards from min and Folio following an extensive relaunch. When not putting hand to keyboard or, yes, thumb to smartphone, Jessen can be found at home in Brooklyn.
Jessica Bakker is the Billing Specialist at Industrious. She earned her accounting degree from Calvin College in Grand Rapids, MI. She worked for an RFID company as an accountant before moving to Milwaukee, WI and working for a large family owned company as an accountant. Jessica grew up in West Michigan and married her college sweetheart. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, playing volleyball and watching sports.
Jessica is an Area Manager at Industrious. She is originally from Ohio and is now residing in Chicago. Jess has a strong retail leadership background. Prior to Industrious, Jess worked in the boutique fitness industry as a District Manager. When not at Industrious, you can find Jess spending time with her family. You can also find her exploring Chicago and trying to pet all of the dogs in the city.
Jessica is the Strategy and Business Development Manager at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, Jessica invested in founder-owned technology businesses as a private equity associate at BV Investment Partners. Jessica started her career at Barclays Investment Bank where she was a healthcare investment banking analyst. Jessica holds a B.S. from the University of Virginia and calls Shanghai her home.
Joe is a Product Manager at Industrious. Before joining, he led new product and business development for the in-house provider, Q Services, at Managed by Q, a leading platform and marketplace for workplace management. Earlier he was one of the first 10 employees at Venture for America, a national entrepreneurship fellowship program, and built out the growth and community partnerships functions there. Joe started his career in finance at BlackRock, where he focused on digital strategy and sales enablement for the defined contribution group. Outside of work, you’ll find him mentoring recent grads working in startups, keeping active on his bike or in the pool, and exploring the NYC restaurant scene with friends. Joe holds a B.S. in Business Administration and Operations Management from the University of Dayton and lives in Brooklyn.
Jon is a Real Estate Construction Manager at Industrious. Prior to joining, he was an Associate at CallisonRTKL specializing in luxury and specialty retail projects, and has overseen the completion of several flagship stores throughout NYC. Jon is a licensed architect in the state of New York, and earned his Bachelor of Architecture degree from Syracuse University. Outside of Industrious, Jon enjoys playing guitar, traveling the world, and searching the city for the best new restaurants.
Jordan Stewart is a Senior Salesforce Administrator at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, he worked as an independent contractor helping businesses in Middle Tennessee maximize their Salesforce investment. Jordan also worked at Advanced Network Solutions, building software as a part of the organization’s digital transformation efforts. Beyond software, Jordan also works alongside his uncle in the family business, learning more about fire hydrants than he ever thought there was to know. Outside of work Jordan can be found cheering on Manchester United with his family or working out with his wife, maximizing the free childcare at the gym.
Joe is the Fixed Asset Manager at Industrious. Joe joins us from Shake Shack, where he served as a Senior Fixed Asset Account. Prior to that, he worked as a Senior Accountant and Financial Analyst at Apple after it acquired Texture by Next Issue, a digital magazine app company that became Apple News+. Joe also spent time at Univision Communications and CBS Outdoor, where he worked as a Senior Fixed Asset Accountant and Fixed Asset Senior Analyst, respectively. Joe has a Bachelors in Accounting from New Jersey City University and resides in Leonia, NJ. He loves playing basketball in his spare time.
Josephine is a Graphic Designer at Industrious. She worked the past 4 years at Kikkerland Design Inc. in NYC. Born in South Korea but also Canadian, she moved to NYC and obtained a BFA in Communications Design: Graphic Design at Pratt Institute. In her free time, she’s looking for her next travel destination and hanging out with friends.
Josh is a Hospitality Coordinator at Industrious. Originally from Charleston, SC, Joshua attended North Carolina State University where he obtained his degree in mathematics education. His passion for making genuine connections with people led him to begin a career in hospitality. Outside of the office, he’s an avid traveler and the proud parent of a retired racing greyhound. You’ll more than likely find him connecting in the cafe over copious amounts of java. So stop by and say hello!
Joyce is the Mid-Atlantic Area Manager. She studied Anthropology at the College of William & Mary and received her M.A. at Central European University in Socio-Cultural Anthropology. Armed with this sociological background, she jumped into the operations team at grocery delivery start-up, Instacart, where she helped manage personal shoppers and local partnerships and drive crazy growth! She loves improving processes and delivering the best quality products to clients which led her to Industrious. Outside of the office, you can find Joyce hanging out with her cat, Mowgli, and planning her next adventure.
Justin is an Area Manager at Industrious. Prior to joining the team, he worked at Four Seasons Hotels honing his hospitality skills in Costa Rica, Hawaii, and San Francisco. His most recent experience allowed him to launch and manage the Southern California region for Instacart. He is a native of Los Angeles and lover of anything spicy. He tries to be an adventure junkie, mostly on vacation, where he can be found swimming with sharks or scuba diving under the moonlight.
Katharine is a Senior Director of Real Estate at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, she was Manager of Development at Equinox and helped expand the portfolio of new clubs. She also held positions at L&L Holding Company and PGIM Real Estate (previously Prudential Real Estate Investors). Katharine graduated from New York University with a BS in Hotel and Tourism Management and serves as Vice President of the Tisch Center Alumni Society. In her spare time, she is an Associate Board Member at Apex for Youth, a non-profit organization serving underprivileged Asian-American youth in NYC. Katharine loves to travel the world and write about her food adventures on her blog.
Kat is a Member Services Representative at Industrious. Outside of the office, you can find her going to baseball games at the Angels Stadium, trying out new restaurants in town, planning her next adventure, or traveling.
Kelly is a Launch Coordinator at Industrious. She joined Industrious from Birmingham, Alabama, where she earned a degree in Sports Administration from Samford University. A college soccer player, after graduation she served four years as a PE teacher. In her free time, you can find Kelly walking her 80 lb golden-doodle, baking her custom-made personalized sugar cookies, or attending any type of sporting event.
Kelsey is the Arizona Area Manager for Industrious. Prior to Industrious, Kelsey started out her career as a leader in mining operations and then progressed into growing the team and sales for a catering & events company in Phoenix, AZ. Kelsey holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Nevada, Reno. Although a Nevada native, she has always believed Arizona (with the amazing weather) was meant to be her home. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time exploring the outdoors with her husband, CrossFit, and writing her blog!
Kenneth is a Membership Manager at Industrious. Prior to joining the team, Kenneth worked at Pitney Bowes for just over 2 years. He enjoyed top rep status for 2019 within the Commercial Insides Sales channel, North America. Kenneth graduated with a BA in Strategic Communication and Marketing from Central Connecticut State University where he played Division 1 soccer. Along with his continued interest in soccer, Kenneth enjoys running as well as spending time with close friends in fast cars.
Kevin is the Tenant Experience Manager at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, Kevin worked in collegiate athletics where he developed and implemented a student-athlete leadership development program. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with family & friends, watching the Yankees, and learning about emerging technologies. Kevin holds a B.S. in Sports Business and M.S. in Sports Leadership from James Madison University.
Krissy is an Area Manager at Industrious. Prior to Industrious, Krissy worked for a technology startup, branding the company nationwide, developing strategic marketing campaigns, and falling in love with social media. She began her Industrious journey at our Philadelphia location, and since then has traveled to multiple locations and taken many roles before moving to NYC to be Manhattan’s Community Manager. When she’s not at Industrious, you can find her hiking, on a rooftop, or taking photos of cheese plates.
Kristin is a Senior Accounts Receivable Specialist. Prior to starting with Industrious, she worked at a property management firm in Rhode Island, handling all the accounts receivable aspects of the company. Kristin studied at the University of Rhode Island and earned her BA in 2015. As a New Jersey native, and after spending six years in New England, it was time to return to her roots in 2017. In her free time, you can find her making her famous guacamole or trying out all the local hot spots in Hoboken with her friends.
Kylie is a Real Estate Transaction Associate at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, she was a Transaction Specialist at CBRE on a large multinational corporate account, helping manage their Americas portfolio. She began her career in CBRE’s Wheel Rotational Program. Kylie graduated from Colby College with a B.A. in Government. Outside of Industrious, Kylie serves as Head of Volunteering for Minds Ahead, an organization dedicated to expanding conversations around mental health. She can often be found trail running, skiing, and exploring New York City’s many bookstores.
Lauren is an Integrated Marketing Manager at Industrious and former Nashville Community Manager. Before joining the Industrious team, she spent the last year working as a Marketing Manager for Uber in Nashville. As a Chicago native, she loves the Bears, stand-up comedy, and blues music. In Nashville, you can most likely find her at a concert or writing music of her own. She holds a B.A. in Art, Media, and Entertainment Management from Columbia College Chicago.
Lindsay is a Recruiter at Industrious. Prior to joining the team, she worked at I-NET Technologies, a recruiting agency specializing in quantitative and electronic trading. Outside of work, Lindsay spends her time being an obsessed dog mom to her deaf rescue, Nellie. She also enjoys boxing and has competed in two amateur bouts! A born and raised Brooklynite, Lindsay holds a Bachelor of Science in Mass Communication from Towson University.
Liz is Senior Real Estate Counsel at Industrious. Prior to Industrious, Liz worked at a law firm named Helbraun & Levey LLP that specializes in representing clients in the hospitality industry. Liz represented first time entrepreneurs, multi-unit operators, hotel F&B management groups, chefs and investors in a multitude of corporate and real estate transactions, including commercial leases and management agreements, joint ventures and operating agreements. Prior to HL, Liz was an associate in the Real Estate Investments & Transactions Group at Ropes & Gray LLP. Outside of Industrious, Liz loves to experiment in the kitchen and explore the delicious restaurants and green parks of Brooklyn with her husband and corgi-mix Daisy. Liz holds a B.A. in French and Government from Dartmouth College and a J.D. from The George Washington University Law School.
Lucy is the HR Business Partner for Industrious field locations. She has held a long career in the consulting industry where she led business and operations strategy projects for Fortune 500 clients as a Managing Consultant at IBM. Most recently, she turned her strategy and execution skills internally as the Talent Director at Clareo, a boutique consulting firm focused on growth and innovation strategy for Fortune 1000 corporations. At Clareo, she has been a strategic business partner to the leadership team around their key asset, their talent. When she’s not at the office, she’s with her family and dog or working to pass her test to be a certified pilates instructor. She has a BS from Northwestern University and an MBA from McCombs’s School of Business at UT Austin.
Maretie is a Facilities Manager at Industrious. She was previously an Assistant Facilities Manager for Jones Lang LaSalle on the Moody’s account in downtown Manhattan. Prior to that, she was a US Army logistics officer, having completed one tour in Camp Leatherneck, Afghanistan. She has served with the 3rd Infantry Division and as an aide de camp for the Expeditionary Contracting Command. Maretie holds a BA from Saint Louis University. She loves to be active through volleyball, softball, running obstacle courses, and Latin dance.
Marty Long is a Real Estate Manager at Industrious. Previously, Marty worked at Deloitte Consulting’s Strategy & Operations practice, where he ran global workshops, coordinated directly with Fortune 500 senior leadership, and led pro-bono consulting engagements in under-served communities locally and abroad. Marty has also served as an Airbnb Superhost for nearly 4 years, hosting over 3,000 guests in his hometown of Atlanta. Marty is an avid reader of The Economist, loves to study foreign languages, and enjoys performing at stand-up comedy and storytelling events. Marty graduated from Boston College with a B.S. in Finance and Spanish, earned an M.A. in International Studies from The Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania, and holds an M.B.A. from The Wharton School.
Melissa is a Digital Project Manager at Industrious. Prior to joining the team, she worked in Operations at Integra Partners, a healthcare technology company based in New York. At Integra Partners, Melissa focused on improving operational efficiency through development and implementation of scalable business processes. Melissa holds a bachelor’s degree from University of Wisconsin-Madison. If there’s one thing to know about Melissa, it’s that she’s a major foodie. Outside of Industrious, you can find her at any restaurant in NYC that serves mac and cheese (her favorite food), in her apartment trying her best to be a top-notch chef, or with her two best friends Ben & Jerry.
Melissa is the Southeast region’s Area Manager. She comes to Industrious with a background in hospitality, and could spend hours discussing the perfect event. Outside the office, she loves hosting exciting tailgates, gatherings, and trips for friends and family, as well as fueling her competitive spirit on the nearest volleyball court or kickball field. Melissa holds a BS in Hospitality Management from East Carolina University.
Michelle is a Finance and Corporate Development Analyst at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, Michelle worked at Disruptive Technology Advisers, a boutique firm specializing in late stage pre-IPO technology investments, where she facilitated the research and investment process. When she’s not working, you can find her traveling the world, rock climbing, or attempting to sketch her surroundings. Michelle holds a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Southern California.
Michelle Swavely is the Partnerships and Programming Manager at Industrious. She’s a partnership maker and experience creator. She prides herself on creating an authentic dialogue between product and consumer and for genuinely finding herself deeply rooted in providing good to the world. The relationships she has fostered through her time at Gen Art NY, LLR Consulting, the Montauk Beach House and The Path Meditation are indispensable and allow her to transition seamlessly between the worlds of boutique hospitality, art, fashion, lifestyle, and wellness. When she’s not working, you can find her near the ocean. She also contributes to The Montauk Oceans Institute helping inform the public of ocean health related issues throughout Long Island and the greater New York area. Michelle lives in Brooklyn and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing, Advertising and Communications from the Fashion Institute of Technology.
Mike is the Transaction Processing Lead at Industrious with over 8 years of experience. Prior to starting at Industrious, he worked at Zinio LLC and Maxim Magazine as an AP Manager. Mike is an avid movie fan and in his free time, he also enjoys shooting pool, throwing darts and other indoor sports that don’t require tons of pesky movement.
Molly is a Software Engineer at Industrious. She is a New York City native who has spent the past 4 years in California. She graduated from Pomona College in 2017 and has a B.A. in Mathematics and Computer Science. Molly’s thesis focused on elliptic curve cryptography and identifying supersingular elliptic curves. In her free time, she can frequently be found hiking with her friends or spending time with her nearly deaf dog Rufus.
Natalie is the Area Manager at Industrious Los Angeles. Prior to joining Industrious, she was the Service Director for a James Beard Award-winning restaurant group in Los Angeles. Natalie studied Culinary Anthropology and Vocal Performance at USC, where she wrote her thesis on the authentic Mexican food in Los Angeles. In her free time Natalie sings as a soprano in the Angeles Chorale and aspires to compete on The Great British Baking Show.
Nat is a Business Intelligence Analyst at Industrious. Nat studied Computer Science, Math and Linguistics while pursuing a degree in Comparative Literature at Brown University. Before joining the team at Industrious, Nat worked in the trade editorial department of W. W. Norton, the largest independent book publisher in the U.S., helping editors decide which projects to acquire and publish. He later expanded the range and depth of his technical skills at Metis, a data science bootcamp. Nat loves diving into a new environment, puzzling out hidden patterns, and then sharing them to a variety of audiences in simple, accessible terms. For fun, Nat likes to cook, play board games, read fiction, swim, and bike around the city.
Nikki is a Facilities Manager at Industrious. Prior to Industrious, Nikki worked in facilities at Intersection where she oversaw the day to day office operations and assisted in managing the companies real estate portfolio. She received a BFA from West Virginia University with a focus in Painting. When Nikki isn’t working, she enjoys drawing, binge watching Grey’s Anatomy (yes – it’s still on TV!) and hanging out with friends.
Noel is the NetSuite Systems Administrator at Industrious. Noel was born and raised in Greenwich Village, and is a graduate of the University of Rhode Island. His work experience includes fashion eCommerce, and software consulting. His hobbies include traveling (30+ countries), Running (3 marathons), and photography.
Nydia is an Accounts Receivable Specialist at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, she worked as a Collections Specialist for a NYC property management firm. Before that she worked as a NYC real estate agent and has served on Community Board 4. Nydia holds a BA in Psychology from Fordham University. Her obsessions include: plants, movies and foggy seaside towns. A native New Yorker, she can be found enjoying city life with her rescue pup, Phineas, and her human pup, Aidyn.
O’shane is a Membership Manager at Industrious and has been in the Marketing and Sales industry for 10 years. He was born in England, raised in Jamaica, and has traveled to over 40 countries. Previously, O’shane has worked for a number of technology-based SaaS platforms and has a Masters in English and Psychology from NYU.
Peri is a Director of Real Estate at Industrious. Prior to joining the Industrious team, he worked for the commercial real estate investment firm Jamestown for seven years. Outside of work, Peri enjoys spending time with his wife and daughters and is an avid Yankees, Falcons, and Atlanta United fan. Peri is also passionate about the foodie scene in Atlanta, as well as all things cars. Peri holds a B.S. in Management from The Georgia Institute of Technology and a J.D. from Georgia State College of Law.
Peter is a Product Manager at Industrious. Most recently, he was at New York Magazine where he led the product team that developed and licensed the publisher’s CMS. He was also the product lead on The Strategist, the New York Magazine’s e-commerce vertical. Before moving to New York, he was a product manager at Popsugar in San Francisco, building Popsugar’s influencer platform and newsletter products. Peter got his start in product management in the EdTech space while living in Shanghai in 2011. He has a degree in Political Science from UC San Diego where he also studied Russian literature. He loves learning languages, good sci-fi, and all things crafty, from brewing to baking to coding.
Peter is a Salesforce Administrator at Industrious. He is a Connecticut native who made an extended pit stop in Boston before moving to NYC. He is a musician with a BA from University of Massachusetts Lowell and has an equal penchant for technology and modern SaaS platforms. Prior to working at Industrious, he worked at a pair of musical instrument retail shops in New Hampshire and Long Island, where he most recently helped The Music Zoo navigate its journey into the NetSuite world. Outside of work, he can be found playing with his band, diving into a JRPG, or trying to find the best grandma pizza in NYC!
Rachel is the Director of Recruiting at Industrious. Prior to joining the team, she worked at Goldman Sachs for almost 10 years. Her previous roles included Head of Asia ex-Japan Campus Recruiting and Co-Head of US Campus Recruiting. Rachel has lived in Hong Kong, India, and London and loved traveling throughout these regions. When she’s not looking for the next amazing hire for Industrious, you can find her chasing after her two children, playing Mah Jongg or catching up on reality TV. She has a B.S. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Rachel is the Senior Program Manager at Industrious. A transplant from New York City, she has spent the greater part of her career in event management and new business development roles. Taking advantage of everything Nashville has to offer, Rachel enjoys seeing live music and exploring the city’s flourishing restaurant scene. She holds a BA from Rutgers University.
Ray is the Director of IT at Industrious. Before joining Industrious, Ray supported companies in various industries, most recently as the IT Director at Jump Design Group. Ray is a lifetime New Yorker, born in Brooklyn and currently residing in Manhattan. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family and their lovable rescue Millie, volunteering for numerous causes, running, cycling, playing golf, and the occasional karaoke night. Ray holds a B.S. in Computer Science from the Polytechnic Institute of NYU.
Rebecca is a Director of Business Development and Strategy at Industrious. She’s worked in corporate strategy at Starwood Hotels & Resorts, where she drove its acquisition by Marriott International, and at JetBlue Airways, where she launched their internal consulting function. Rebecca started her career in private equity at Pegasus Capital Advisors where she caught the hospitality bug working with Six Senses Hotels & Resorts. Rebecca holds a B.S. in Neuroscience and Science & Society from Brown University. When she’s not traveling to a bucket list destination or engrossed in a great non-fiction read, you can probably find her unapologetically indulging in reality TV and her latest horoscope.
Reo is an Accounting Manager at Industrious. He graduated from Baruch College, Zicklin School of Business with a Master of Science in Accountancy. He launched his career as an auditor in Novak Francella LLC & CohnReznick LLP auditing multiple industries including Apparel, Retail, Luxury Goods, Hospitality, Non-Profit, Healthcare, and Employee Benefit Plans. He stayed in public accounting for roughly 4 years before moving on to the “Other Side” (private side), joining The Juice Press LLC as a Senior Accountant. During his time at the Juice Press, Reo worked under the Controller, helping with the month end closings as well as help implement/improve accounting procedures. Reo originally grew up in South Korea and is fluent in Korean. During his free time, Reo enjoys watching movies, finding a good eatery, and spending time with his family!
Robert is the Tenant Experience Manager at Industrious. Prior to coming to Industrious, Robert worked in the corporate wellness and fitness field, educating people on how to achieve their goals and managing events and activities for members, all while forming communities within the gym. When not working, Robert is a traveling marathoner, going for his Six Star World Majors. Being from the Adirondacks in Upstate NY, being outside and active is just a way of life for him.
Ryan is a Membership Manager at Industrious. A Wisconsin native, Ryan loves cheese and the Green Bay Packers. After spending three years in the US Navy, Ryan earned his degree in Communication Arts from the University of Wisconsin. When he isn’t working, you’ll most likely find Ryan in the kitchen trying out a new recipe or planning his next vacation.
Sam is a Director of Real Estate at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, Sam worked at Credit Suisse in the Mergers & Acquisitions and Real Estate investment banking groups, with transactional experience including M&A as well as debt and equity issuances. Outside of Industrious, you can find Sam on the basketball court or attempting to speak foreign languages while traveling abroad. Raised in the suburbs of Chicago, Sam holds a B.A. in Economics from Cornell University.
Sara is the Director of Marketing, National Network at Industrious. Most recently she served as the Director of Marketing at Fairygodboss, the largest career community for women. Sara has over a decade of experience working in the startup space leading strategic marketing efforts. She also helps run a not-for-profit, Healthtech Women, in her spare time. Sara holds a BS in Marketing Management and International Business from Virginia Tech. She loves podcasts, new restaurants, and spending time with her dog, Baxter.
Sarah is an Integrated Marketing Manager at Industrious. She has over eight years of experience across Digital Advertising, Marketing and PR, with previous roles spanning several industries including tech, sports and entertainment. Most recently, Sarah led the Marketing team at CorePower Yoga in opening new and supporting existing studios around the country. Sarah has also spent much of her career developing strategic marketing partnerships at both the Phoenix Suns and CBS Interactive. While her past jobs have taken her to San Francisco and Scottsdale, she remains a Jersey girl at heart. Outside of the office, Sarah loves trying the craziest fitness classes, traveling on spontaneous adventures and spending quality time with family and friends.
Sarah is a National Launcher at Industrious. Prior to joining the Industrious team, Sarah spent the last five years working in sales for Cardinal Health throughout Ohio, Pennsylvania, and New York. In her free time, she enjoys exercising, spending time with loved ones, and planning her next getaway. Sarah holds a B.A. in Communications from The Ohio State University.
Scottie is an Assistant Project Manager at Industrious. Prior to joining the team, Scottie worked at W. E. O’Neil and Leopardo where his projects ranged from everything from office build-outs in downtown Chicago to the Belmont Village senior living facility in the heart of Lincoln Park. Outside of the office, Scottie can be found on a volleyball court, at a live music show, or planning his next snowboarding trip. Scottie holds a B.S. in Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.
Sean is an Enterprise Business Development Manager at Industrious. Before joining Industrious, Sean earned an M.A in Real Estate Development from University at Buffalo while acting as a Project Manager for Hunt Real Estate. Before school, he worked for Brightcove and JW Player where he consulted with enterprise clients to identify and solve issues surrounding online video strategy. Prior to that, Sean worked for Lightspeed Financial where he led their Professional Trading division focused on hedge funds and other financial institutions. He earned a B.A. in Business and Public Policy from Franklin and Marshall College. Outside of work, Sean enjoys traveling, golfing, and spending time with his wife and son, exploring Brooklyn.
Sean is a Salesforce Engineer at Industrious. He graduated from Rutgers University in 2017 with a double major in Electrical & Computer Engineering and Computer Science. Prior to Industrious, he worked as a Salesforce Developer at Internet Creations for a year and a half. In his free time, he enjoys watching movies, some light hiking, and trying (and usually failing) to hit the gym 3 times a week.
Shane Jones is a Senior Transaction Associate at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, he was an Underwriter at Broadacre Financial, assisting with the origination, underwriting, and closing of more than $320 million of commercial real estate loans. Shane also worked at HVS Hospitality, where he provided hospitality consulting and appraisal services for both proposed and existing hotels. Outside of Industrious, Shane enjoys exploring the outdoors, watching college football, and improving his golf game. Shane holds a B.S. in Industrial Labor Relations with a minor in Real Estate from Cornell University.
Shannon is a National Project Manager at Industrious. Prior to joining the Industrious team, Shannon was the Construction Project Manager for Breather during their largest growth period, and successfully scaled the company to 3X its size while increasing brand value. She was the CPM for the co-working company, The Yard (NYC), and oversaw all phases of the design and build process while launching multiple locations. Shannon graduated from The New York School of Interior Design with a BFA in Interior Design. A longtime proponent of community led pro-bono design services, Shannon has served on the Board of Directors and volunteered with Architecture for Humanity and Open Architecture Collaborative for over 8 years while in NYC. After recently moving to the West Coast, she is usually looking for the next great road trip or continuing her quest for the perfect Boba tea drink!
Sherri is a Membership Manager at Industrious. She is originally from Philadelphia where she graduated from Penn State University and majored in Hotel and Restaurant Management. Her career spans 20 years in the hotel industry working both at Hyatt Hotels, Denihan Hotels and operating her own hotel site selection business. She loves building relationships with her clients. In her free time, you can find her taking a run outside, reading a book, or spending time with her family!
Stephen is a Senior Software Architect at Industrious. Before his time here, he worked at Mediaocean as a Senior Developer on client-facing applications for managing timesheets in addition to media buying transaction systems and backend processes for automated builds and deployments. In his spare time, you’ll find him fixing cars, gardening, and trying to convince his daughter’s dog that the wall is not a chew toy.
Stephen is a Design Manager at Industrious. After earning his B.Arch from Syracuse University, Stephen joined the Luxury Retail studio at Callison/RTKL where he completed tenant fitout and renovation projects for brands such as Louis Vuitton, Ralph Lauren, and Luxottica. Following this, Stephen worked in-house at Chipotle, project managing new unit development in the NYC metro market and managing the design of Chipotle’s single-tenant new construction prototype nationwide. When he’s not building the latest Industrious location, Stephen can be found testing out new recipes, running through Prospect Park, or planning his next ski trip.
Stephen is the Senior Manager of Procurement and Supply Chain at Industrious. Before joining Industrious, Stephen oversaw US operations for Tom Dixon – a global force in interior design with hubs in New York, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles and Tokyo. While at Tom Dixon he managed the supply and distribution of over 600 products within the Americas, ranging from lighting, furniture, tableware, and fragrance sourced from 65 countries; project managed high profile international trade shows and coordinated operations for the launch of two retail stores. He was previously at littleBits, a startup on a mission to democratize hardware by empowering everyone to create inventions, large and small, with a platform of easy-to-use electronic building blocks. Stephen currently lives in Brooklyn and has been in the city for 10 years after moving here from Colorado. He loves to travel and spent four months backpacking around South East Asia, though these days, when not at Industrious, he can most often be found enjoying time in nature, exploring new playgrounds with his wife and kids, or tending his balcony vegetable garden. He holds a BS in Business Management from the Metropolitan State University of Denver.
Tania is a Junior Estimator on the Design & Construction team at Industrious. She got her start as a Junior Estimator at a GC firm bidding healthcare, cultural and institutional work for 4 years. A Native New Yorker, she spends her spare time exploring the city with her daughter and cooking in her tiny NYC apartment kitchen.
Taylor is an HR Business Partner at Industrious. Prior to joining Industrious, Taylor worked as an HR Business Partner at King Street Capital Management, Barclays, and in recruiting at Proskauer. Taylor holds a degree in Public Policy from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In her spare time, she enjoys cheering on her favorite basketball team, the UNC Tar Heels, and trying new restaurants in the city.
Tom is the Senior Growth Marketing Manager at Industrious. He was previously the Digital Marketing Manager at Babbel, the #1 selling language learning app in the world. Prior to that, he worked at Lacoste as a key contributor across all marketing efforts. Tom has a B.S. in Marketing and M.S. in Digital Marketing from Sacred Heart University, where he played on the varsity lacrosse team. Outside of the office you can find him watching sports, exploring the city with friends & crafting the worlds best omelette.
Thomas is a Regional Facilities Manager at Industrious. He is very family-orientated and spends a lot of long weekends and vacations with his family. He and his family enjoy traveling to new cities every year to take in the local music and food to experience Americana. He also enjoys staying active and plans regular running/cycling events throughout the southeast.
Toni is the Southern California Area Manager. She studied Psychology, Accounting and received an M.A. in School Counseling from the University of San Diego. Prior to Industrious, Toni worked four years in the Coworking/shared working space industry doing operations management. She loves improving processes and she also has a great passion for cars and basketball. When she’s not at Industrious, you can find her hanging with her wife, Catherine, and her dog, Aria, doing any and everything.
Veronica is an FP&A Analyst at Industrious. She graduated from NYIT and started working as a Mutual Fund Analyst at Strategic Insight where she focused on research and reporting. After this, she transitioned to investment banking at Deutsche Bank before supporting the FP&A team at News America Marketing working on financial modeling, budgeting, and sales reporting. In her free time, she loves to cook, bake, and travel.
Vikram is the Senior Director of Business Development & Strategy at Industrious. He spent the past several years working on housing, economic development, and infrastructure initiatives in NYC’s city government, most recently as Director of Capital Planning at the Department of City Planning, and previously as Senior Advisor to the Deputy Mayor for Housing & Economic Development. He began his career as a math teacher through Teach for America and worked in management consulting at Bain & Company. Vikram currently lives in Brooklyn and enjoys tennis, road trips, and 90s karaoke. He holds an M.B.A. and M.Ed. from the University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. from Harvard University.
Winsy is a Senior Accountant at Industrious. She graduated from Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business. Prior to joining Industrious, she worked in corporate Accounting at The Madison Square Garden Company and became a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). In her free time, she loves to eat and catch up with family and friends.
Yu Li is a Senior Architectural Design Strategist at Industrious. She received her Master of Architecture from the Southern California Institute of Architecture, studied Architectural History and Theory from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture Planning and Preservation and holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. Yu Li started her career as a production designer for The Onion, then after SCI-Arc worked as an architect for Michael Maltzan, Zago Architecture and then Asymptote Architecture, where she designed the Thyssen-Bornemisza Academy in Venezia and the new Moscow outpost of the Hermitage Modern and Contemporary Museum. In her spare time, Yu Li enjoys learning German, conversations about food and housing policy. You may also find her ogling cute dogs she encounters.
Yujin started her career as an interior designer where she designed workplace for larger accounts like IBM, Walt Disney, AMC, etc. Soon after she worked as a space planner/job captain at NELSON and worked closely with ESRT (Empire State Realty Trust) on tenant-landlord projects for several buildings like One grand central place, Empire State building in NYC. She received her bachelors in Interior Architecture at Rhode Island School of Design and Masters in Sustainable Interior Environment at New York School of Interior Design. Outside of work, she loves to cook, visit museums and do anything active.