Want to know a bit more about the people working behind-the-scenes on your favourite online marketplace (ahem, hardtofind)? Our new ‘Meet the HTF team’ posts are gonna introduce you to the clever clogs bringing you awesome buys around the clock. Stand by…
What did you want to be when you grew up? An illustrator for Mambo, sharing a desk with Reg Mombassa!
And now you’re a Curation Manager. What does a Curation Manager do? I scour the Australia and the world for great new sellers, making sure that we have the best of the best on hardtofind… (We do!)
Best part of your job? Working with sellers to get the best out their hardtofind storefront. Also, finding great new brands and seeing our customers love them as much as I do.
Er, not-the-best part of your job? Spending my day looking at amazing products and not being able to buy them all.
What’s your career motto? Never be afraid to try something new. Even if you deviate from your original plan, it is your unique set of skills that really make you stand out.
What advice can you offer someone who wants a job like yours? See above!
Time for a quickie…
What’s a nickname someone has given you? Ha, that’s easy. Fordo as bestowed on me by hardtofind founder, Eri.
Emoji that best describes you?
In a movie about your life, who plays you? Toni Collette. I love her!
Ultimate shopping weakness? Homewares of the bright Scandinavian persuasion.
One thing you’ve done that you wish you didn’t? Tried to crack a joke with a security guard at LAX. As I know now, that’s a sure fire way to get taken aside and frisked.
What’s your go-to karaoke jam? Heart – Crazy On You.
Cheese or chocolate? Cheese. It is an everyday essential and weekend dinner staple.
Hardtofind is Australia’s leading online curated marketplace for gifts, fashion and homewares.