Johanna is from Long Island NY and has a masters in Communication Arts from NYIT. She has an identical twin sister and an older sister. Her mom was born in Cuba and her dad was born in Argentina so she grew up learning English and Spanish at the same time. She now lives in Chicago with her husband Joseph (who she met at Axis!) and their daughter Olivia Bella. She has been with Axis for about 12 years and loves how the job keeps her on her toes everyday.
Area of Expertise
Product knowledge and new business development
Something about you that no one would guess
I can dance a mean Argentinian tango
Your personal style in three words
Fun & breezy
Before Axis, I was
Working at an Osteopathic Medical school teaching medical students how to work with patients through a standardized robotics lab.
Special Awards or Recognitions
Completed 5 full marathons and several half marathons. Each one was an award!
Favorite Movie Quote
"You're killing me, Smalls!" - The Sandlot
If you were a product, what would you be?
A sportula. Everyone loves a sportula
Proudest Axis moment
Opening up an office in Chicago
Songs Included on the Soundtrack of your life
Wonderful Tonight (it was my wedding song)
You won't catch me without
a pen, a tape measure and something to read
Favorite Promotional Product
so so many! I get excited about products every day. I love mini sharpies, custom bags, a great journal, custom molded USBs, great apparel with unique decorations, the list goes on and on
Work hard and set goals. My parents were immigrants and showed me that hard work is not an option. They often told me they were proud of me, not for accomplishments, but for setting goals to reach those accomplishments.
Favorite Sports Team
La Albiceleste (Argentina’s national football team )
Nickname and Why
Jo - why not?