Meet CO+HOOTS’ Ninja Interns Summer 2015

by | May 30, 2015 | Blog, People

CO+HOOTS’ latest crop of Ninterns (Ninja Interns) are fascinating. One has an addiction to elevator smells, another aspires to be a hippie hermit and another is Dr. Evil.

Meet this summer’s ninterns:

DENISSE MONTOYA

Age: 26.

Hometown: Phoenix.

Nickname: Ain’t got one.

Why did you want to work at CO+HOOTS/eeko studio?

It’s an awesome place with good vibes and good people.

What are your hopes and dreams with CO+HOOTS/eeko studio?

I hope to grow as a person as well as a designer.

Members in CO+HOOTS may be able to help you as well … What are your own personal hopes and dreams?

I hope to make a difference as a designer. We have the ability to use our skills for greater good and I intend to do so.

If you had 100 billion dollars, you would … Open an animal sanctuary, grow my own food, live in absolute seclusion, etc.

What should the CO+HOOTS community know about you?

I am passionate about what I do and I love to CO+LLABORATE, holla.

What is that one big project you’d like to do? In CO+HOOTS/eeko studio or out of CO+HOOTS/eeko studio?

Nothing specific comes to mind, I would love to get more branding experience. I’d like to learn printmaking techniques as well.

What is one thing people don’t know about you?

People don’t usually know I speak Spanish. Not sure which came first, Spanish or English – I remember speaking both growing up. Spanish at home and English at school.

Why are you so awesome?

Have you been following along?

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LING WEI

Age: 23.

Hometown: Guangzhou, China.

Nickname: Ling or Ling Weeeeee.

Why did you want to work at CO+HOOTS/eeko studio?

Coworking is fun! I have never been able to access to so many resource than ever before, and I want to expand my personal network base on this. By working in eeko studio, I can gain professional practice in a fast pace working environment. Having the chance to bounce ideas back and forward with other designer helps improve my design thinking, too.

What are your hopes and dreams with CO+HOOTS/eeko studio?

Being able to work in a cheering and energetic environment everyday!

Members in CO+HOOTS may be able to help you as well … What are your own personal hopes and dreams?

Being able to get into the world of professional graphic design.

If you had 100 billion dollars, you would … Get myself an awesome personal design studio in the city i like

What should the CO+HOOTS community know about you?

I like outdoor sports, nature and good FOOOODDD.

What is that one big project you’d like to do? In CO+HOOTS/eeko studio or out of CO+HOOTS/eeko studio?

I would like to design and brand a site engaging interactive technology and super graphic environmental design.

What is one thing people don’t know about you?

I like the smell of elevators and libraries (shhhh…..)

Why are you so awesome?

Because I am in Phoenix and contributing myself to the design community!

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ROBERT DOYLE

Age: 22.​​

Hometown: Maple Valley, WA.

Nickname: “Doyle.”

Why did you want to work at CO+HOOTS/eeko studio?

I wanted to work at eeko studio to get experiences working with clients/ and learning techniques and methods that designers use in the professional world. I wanted to work at CO+HOOTS because I wanted to gain insight and connect with people who own private businesses.

What are your hopes and dreams with CO+HOOTS/eeko studios?

My hopes and dreams with eeko and CO+HOOTS is to build a long lasting connections with as much people here as I can, and hopefully help CO+HOOTS/eeko after my internship here!

Members in CO+HOOTS may be able to help you as well … What are your own personal hopes and dreams?

My personal hopes and dreams is to mange/own my own skateboard company. This also entails starting up a foundation to help other small skateboard companies to bring their products to life.

If you had 100 billion dollars, you would … Finally begin my plans for world domination. If that backfires, private island here I come!

What should the CO+HOOTS community know about you?

Excited to work for Co+HOOTs and more than willing to work on any project that you might need help with!

What is that one big project you’d like to do? In CO+HOOTS/eeko studio or out of CO+HOOTS/eeko studio?

One big project that I want to do is an event/kickoff for local artists/entrepreneurs/ and musicians to help bring awareness to all the AMAZING things that is going on here in PHX!

What is one thing people don’t know about you?

I’ve been collecting/hoarding every skateboard I’ve ever owned since I was 12. Including the broken ones. It is not to the point where TLC needs to make an episode out of me… yet.

Why are you so awesome?

I wear funky socks, Bon Scott and Indiana Jones are my idols, and my life could be used as a whole season of curb your enthusiasm episodes.

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