November Star of the Office // Maria

 

NAME: ​Maria Valencia​

POSITION: ​Senior Account Coordinator​

What three traits define you?​ Determined. Independent.​ ​Dependable.

What gets you out of bed in the morning?​ Knowing I am able to get coffee soon!​

Where is your favorite place to be?​ I love being in bed next to my fur babies – Mickey and Papy.​

What’s your favorite thing about working at ChicExecs?​ ​I love being able to work with all my amazing co-workers who inspire me to reach my goals each day. I love collaborating with my boss lady teammates and learning new things each and everyday! Not to mention, I enjoy that not one day is ever the same at ChicExecs.

If you could choose anyone, who would you pick as your mentor?​ My mom​ has always been my mentor and role model; she has taught me to be independent and persistent, encouraging me to always pursue my goals. She’s a firm believer of “You can do whatever you put your mind to!”​

What’s one piece of advice you would give someone just starting at ChicExecs? ​Don’t ever be afraid to express your ideas! The working atmosphere at ChicExecs is​ ​very open and collaborative. We all love to learn from one another!

What’s your go-to motto? “Believe that you will succeed and you will!” – Dale Carnegie

 

Lastly, tell us something that might surprise us about you. 

I am a Padres Scholarship recipient, funded by the San Diego Padres team, so I had the opportunity to meet the entire Padres team!