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Uncommon Personalities: Meet Jessica Haas

Uncommon Personalities: Meet Jessica Haas

Jessica Haas, Copy Director My hometown is… Miami, FL. The word that best describes me is… Stubborn. I’m inspired by… Any movie in which characters break into choreographed dance. My favorite place to visit in New York City is… The Main Library. When I’m not working, I’m probably… In the […]

Better to Give: NOLA Pay It Forward Fund

Better to Give: NOLA Pay It Forward Fund

Here at UncommonGoods, it’s our policy to use business as a force for good. Through our Better to Give program, it’s important to us that we connect our customers with organizations that impact the world in a positive way. In the wake of the historic floods that have devastated southeast […]

Uncommon Personalities: Meet Jayne Healey

Uncommon Personalities: Meet Jayne Healey

Jayne Healey, Assistant Merchandising Coordinator My hometown… Needham, MA. I’m inspired by… Both the human body as a machine and the human form as art. The word or phrase that best describes me… Intuitive. An uncommon fact about me… Well, I have blue eyes and red hair, which is the […]

Uncommon Personalities: Meet Craig Belson

Uncommon Personalities: Meet Craig Belson

Craig Belson, Data Analyst My hometown is…Westbury, NY. I’m inspired by…The world around me. Sometimes just going for a walk will give me the spark I need to solve a problem. An uncommon fact about me…I’m an award winning home brewer, and I’m learning more about mead making as well. […]

Uncommon Personalities: Meet Michael Cadet

Uncommon Personalities: Meet Michael Cadet

Michael Cadet – UncommonGoods Software Developer My hometown is…Reseda, California. An uncommon fact about me is…I can solve a Rubik’s cube in 4 minutes and clear the Kessel run in under 12 parsecs. I’m inspired by…Self starters who work hard at building and designing solutions to solve everyday problems. My […]

Uncommon Personalities: Meet Justin Palamaro

Uncommon Personalities: Meet Justin Palamaro

Justin Palamaro, Graphic Designer, Creative My hometown…Born in New Brunswick, NJ. Grew up in Dallas, TX and Monmouth Beach, NJ. Currently living in Jersey City, NJ. I’m inspired by…Silliness. The word or phrase that best describes me…I think I’m pretty reserved, at times creative, and conscientious to a fault. People […]

Uncommon Personalities: Meet Krissy Osborne

Uncommon Personalities: Meet Krissy Osborne

Krissy Osborne, Associate Art Buyer, Merchandising My hometown…Granby, Connecticut. I’m inspired by…Understanding how things are made! Before moving to New York City, I wanted to learn more about natural sugars, so I began helping a nearby maple farmer during sugar season, and a neighborhood bee-keeper with honey harvesting. I love […]

Our 2016 B Corp Score: 120!

Our 2016 B Corp Score: 120!

Being a B Corp is something that we are proud of and have written about here, here, and here. To remain a B Corp, organizations need to successfully pass the B Corp Impact Assessment every other year. The last time we completed our B Corp Reassessment was way back in […]

Uncommon Personalities: Meet Ken McCallum

Uncommon Personalities: Meet Ken McCallum

Ken McCallum – UncommonGoods Data Scientist, Analytics My Hometown…Wheaton, IL. It’s about 25 miles west of Chicago. Fun fact: The wardrobe that belonged to C.S. Lewis and which helped inspire the Narnia books is on display in Wheaton at the college of the same name. I’m inspired by…Euclid wrote “The […]

Uncommon Personalities: Meet Nick Spano

Uncommon Personalities: Meet Nick Spano

Nick Spano, UncommonGoods Help Desk Coordinator, Technology My hometown is…Brooklyn, NY. I’m inspired by…People who constantly create and never stop working on what they love. The tech project I most enjoy working on at UncommonGoods is…Upgrading users computers. Nothing makes me happier than happy users! My favorite place to visit […]

Uncommon Personalities: Meet Ariel Araza

Uncommon Personalities: Meet Ariel Araza

Ariel Araza, Software Architect, Technology My home town is…Taguig City, Philippines. I’m inspired by…Artists and mathematicians. The most beautiful thing I’ve ever seen is…The marine life in waters no more than 20 feet deep around the islands of Coron, Palawan, Philippines. An uncommon fact about me…I have the same line […]