The ZUP Team: How We Got Here, vol. 4

Everyone at ZUP headquarters has taken their own unique path to landing on the team and we decided we want you to get to know us a little bit better. This new series will feature a fun Q&A and will highlight our passions, interests, career paths, and so much more.

Meet Invention Invigorator, Miles Hammond!

    1. As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?
      Forest Ranger
    2. What path did your career take before landing at ZUP?
      Product Designer
    3. Sunrise or sunset?
      Sunset - I can never make it up for Sunrise or I would like it too!
    4. How would you describe your day job to a child? 
      Coolest job on the planet designing fun toys!
    5. What is the best advice you have ever been given? 
      Take care of yourself, you never know what the future holds.
    6. Tea or coffee?
      British Railroad Tea
    7. What is your greatest accomplishment? 
      Starting my business
    8. What is your favorite board game?
    9. Describe yourself in three words.
      In for anything!
    10. What is your favorite way to unwind?
      Spend time on the water.
    11. What is one bucket list place you want to visit in your lifetime?
      Costa Rica
    12. What motivates you?
      Beach Vacations
    13. If you could eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be?
      Fresh Mangos
    14. What are the last three songs you listened to on your phone? Waves, (Mr. Probz) Shut Up and Dance, (Walk the moon), Three little Birds (Bob Marley)
    15. What is the one TV show you never miss?
      Game of Thrones
    16. What is your nickname?
    17. What character trait do you most admire?
    18. What's your best kept secret?
      It's a secret!
    19. Fill in the blank: "I am happiest when ___."
      "... I am kiteboarding!"

Thanks for sharing, Miles!