About Me

My name is Andres

This is my story

  • January 1993

    Medellín, Colombia

    I was born in the beautiful and tropical country of Colombia. I grew up in the outskirts of Medellín, the City of Eternal Spring and the 2013 recipient of the Innovative City of the Year.

  • November 1996

    MDE ⇒ JFK

    During the Christmas season of 1996, my parents and I took a trip to New York on vacation. We fell in love with New York and decided to stay and start a new future here. We have lived on Long Island ever since, but still go back to Colombia to visit.

  • June 2011

    Mineola High School

    From Pre-k all they way through high school, I attended the Mineola School District. I was in honors and AP classes, was President of the Student Service Center, played on the football team for six years, and graduated ninth in the class of 2011.

  • December 2013

    Rocco's Modern Life

    The best Christmas present I have ever recieved arrived in 2013 when I came home for winter break, and was welcomed by the newest addition to the family: Rocco, an English bulldog and my little brother. Check out his instagram account: @rocco.the.bully

  • May 2015

    Cornell University

    In May 2015, I graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Information Science, with a concentration in human-centered systems. While working on my degree, I grew passionate towards and became attracted to the design world, in particular user experience design.

  • July 2015

    Experiture

    I was welcomed into the Experiture team as the Product Manager for the Experiture and Easypurl platforms. As the product manager, I have ensured the release of bi-weekly updates by leveraging user feedback, conducting QA to test the UI/UX and identify bugs, organizing and prioritizing issues, and liased between clients, the CEO, and the design, development, and engineering teams.

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