We’re Celebrating our Adafruit Team this #LaborDay – Richard Amezquita from Receiving
Rich works in the receiving department and shares his thought on working here at Adafruit:
I’m grateful to be apart of the Adafruit team- the workspace is unique, constantly evolving and the crew’s eclectic. Thankfully we all have the opportunity to lend our ideas and become apart of the changes we wish to see in order to create a better internal work flow and user experience for the maker community. I’ve always enjoyed working with my hands and getting creative, be it drawing and painting or producing/DJing music, so this a refreshing new avenue to explore and I’m looking forward to what the future holds
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