10 Questions with brandMOJO Images Co-Founder, Marisa Kestel

Join us for an exclusive behind the scenes chat with brandMOJO Images Co-Founder, Marisa Kestel. Find out her current obsessions, business tips and much more.

4. Current obsession:

A giant cup of dark coffee first thing in the morning as I check email and our e-commerce sites. I’m also obsessed with listening to music by way of Pandora. That website has literally changed the musical soundtrack of my life.

5. Favorite business tool(s):

Adobe Creative Suites 5, Adobe Lightroom and my Nikon camera system.

6. Favorite book(s):

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee — always a classic and the very first book I ever fell in love with. Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez — even translated it is one of the most beautifully written books. Notes from the Underground by Dostoyevsky. And lastly The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Alex Haley — a powerful story that more people should read.

7. Best place to unwind:

On the Philpott Reservoir in my kayak. It is so serene and peaceful to hear nature exist around me as I quietly navigate through it.

8. Would love to have dinner with:

Barack Obama. He just seems like a really cool guy who just so happens to run the country.

9. You can never have too many:

Vegetables, love and new experiences.

10. Essential business tip:

Believe in your product. Don’t forget your dream. And study your competition.

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