Ravi AgarwalJunior Developer
Ravi came from Nepal to get his Masters in Business Administration specializing in Business Analytics at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He was first drawn to Bulu Box because of the culture and the way the company works.
When Ravi’s not working you can find him playing billiards with his friends, blasting Bollywood music, playing guitar and watching Game of Thrones.
Janie BarberContent Manager
Janie was drawn to Bulu Box because she wanted the challenge and excitement of working in a fast-paced environment. Janie is bringing her own creative voodoo as a senior Advertising/Public Relations and Spanish dual major at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. When she’s not managing social media content or writing blogs, you’ll find her rock climbing, quoting Saturday Night Live and eating Indian food.
Nicole BauerAccount Director
Nicole was first attracted to Bulu, Inc. because of its company values and culture. She loves the fast-pace, high-stakes, no-two-days-are-exactly-the-same environment of the startup world. Nicole brings over a decade of experience tackling complex projects with her intense attention to details and fearlessness. As a part of the Bulu Crew, she enjoys wearing many different hats.
When she's not working, Nicole can be found learning something new, traveling with her husband, playing board games with friends, or chilling to the max with her two cats.
Tobin BrownSoftware Engineer
After taking a year off, Tobin has returned to the Bulu Box team as a full-time Web Developer. Tobin, originally from Omaha, Nebraska, is a Computer Science graduate of the Raikes School at the University of Nebraska.
In his free time, Tobin enjoys working on his side projects, keeping up with technology, playing video games, and enjoying Husker football and movies with his friends.
Adam ChoatePresident / Warehouse Director
With a decade of big company corporate experience under his belt, Adam leapt into the Startup world. This intrapreneur turned entrepreneur created and implemented programs such as textbook rental, and developed custom purchasing and shipping software. Adam proved his ability to identify, increase and manage hundred million plus dollar revenue streams while at Nebraska Book Company with its 250+ retail locations and with the launch of Neebo.com. Adam earned his BS in Finance at Tennessee Tech University and his MBA in Business Administration but the most impressive of all his achievements might be losing 40+ pounds in less than 3 months.
Spenser ClevelandWarehouse Team
Spenser brings an upbeat and positive personality to his Line Lead position at Bulu Box. Spenser is known in the Bulu Box Warehouse for always smiling and for his sweet forklift moves. On his time off he can be found spending time with his wife and daughter and their German Shepherd puppy, Cash.
The Bulu Crew's resident financial genius, Tim graduated from University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a Masters in Professional Accountancy. He also holds an active CPA license with a strong background in financial reporting and analysis. A born-and-bred Lincolnite, Tim is married with two lovely girls, Everleigh and Embree. When Tim's not helping the rest of the Bulu Crew with their math, he's reading, running or reluctantly watching Sofia the First (again.)
Haley EnglandWarehouse Team
Haley was the perfect fit for a Line Lead with her awesome box packing experience! Haley’s favorite part about being Bulu Box Line Lead is her awesome coworkers. She is also known for always having a Scooters cup in her hand in the morning.
When she’s not ensuring a swift and safe box packing process, Haley loves to shop and watch Netflix, her current favorite show is Bates Motel.
Kelsey FandersDirector of Brand Relationships
Kelsey started at Bulu Box as an intern and instantly fell in love with the Bulugan lifestyle which is just one of the reasons they snagged her up as a full-time Brand Relationships Director. Kelsey graduated from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln with a Bachelor Degree of Journalism focusing on Advertising and PR.
When Kelsey is not scouring the shelves, internet and trade shows for new products to sample, she is training for her next race, eating crab legs, busting out random dance moves, and raising her awesome sons, Kenneth Jude (a.k.a. “The Jude Dude”) and Knox (a.k.a. "The Knox-Star").
Johnny “Juice” GatesWarehouse Team
Juice excels as a Materials Handler with his gifts of organization. Juice is known for his amazing math skills, ask him to add or subtract any numbers and he can give you an answer faster than your calculator! When Juice isn’t acting as Materials Handler, he enjoys beating Drew at video games.
Justin HandaSoftware Engineer
No stranger to the startup world, Justin joins Bulu Box after 6 years of engineering and overseeing devops for over 12 different companies. Justin has mastered the art of startup architecture and infrastructure. He is a pro at improving efficiency and scalability for growing companies. Justin got his start in the world affiliate marketing, giving him a competitive edge in the startup game with extensive knowledge of customer acquisition, lead generation, sales funnels, affiliate marketing and overall SAAS applications inside and out.
In his free time, Justin doesn't waste a second of enjoyment. He enjoys R/C Jets, traveling (especially if it's to throw down at the tables in Las Vegas), or anything that looks to be a good time.
Paul JarrettCo-Founder / Chief Executive Officer
Paul Jarrett is no stranger to vitamins and supplements. He used supplements to help him gain 100 pounds and become a 307lb D1 starting defensive lineman in the Big 12. When his collegiate football career was over, Paul used vitamins and supplements to lose 100 pounds.
Paul's work experience spans the country. From NYC to San Francisco, Paul has launched million dollar brands such as Neebo and executed multi-facted campaigns for Lowe's and Nike. In 2010, Paul joined Complete Nutrition where he became the Vice President of Marketing and an Executive Board Member. He built the MarComm department, trained dozens of franchises and positioned Complete Nutrition and its products for success in a saturated market. The company's growth skyrocketed. In fact, it was one of the fastest growing startups in the U.S. Paul's experience at Complete Nutrition was the precursor to starting his own company. In 2012, Bulu Box was born.
Stephanie JarrettCo-Founder / Chief Marketing Officer
With one hand strategizing big ad campaigns for successful brands like Jergens and Curel and the other hand sketching interactive design for brands like LeapFrog and TD Ameritrade, Stephanie made a name for herself as a multi-tasking master who oozes creativity and success. Stephanie built her portfolio as an Art Director and Interactive Designer for big brands like LeapFrog, TD Ameritrade and Complete Nutrition. Her varied marketing background, management ability, killer creativity, and online/offline skillset propelled her into the startup world.
Stephanie <3’s traveling, experimenting with new recipes, dominating her coworkers in Settlers of Catan games and trying to convince her husband to run full marathons with her.
Michael MalyArt Director
Michael began his time at Bulu Box as an intern but has since graduated to Graphic Designer and self-proclaimed Hip-Hop Dance Enthusiast. Michael’s daily works include creating killer branded pieces, enticing blog graphics, and web design.
When this jack of all design trades isn’t busting out sweet graphics or putting together in-house photo shoots, he enjoys spending his time traveling, listening to good music and pursuing his passions.
Mariah NimmichDirector of Public Relations
A Washington state native, Mariah loves to sing everything from musical soundtracks (Hamilton or Funny Girl anyone?) to the praises of the Bulu Crew. Her strategic skill and killer ability to #BangTheDrum cemented Mariah’s role coordinating Bulu Box press coverage with media like CBS, Glamour and Buzzfeed.
Hank PfeifferChief Operating Officer
Hank brings a diverse and all-around business background to the Bulu team. He possesses a balanced mix of strategic, operational, financial and organizational experience and abilities. Hank has a proven record of helping strong teams build great companies and see all stakeholders realize their goals and objectives.
Hank began his career working for 10 years as a corporate finance lawyer advising a wide variety of private and publicly held companies across the country on numerous aspects of their businesses. He has spent the last 20 years serving as a Chief Operating Officer executing a broad set of C-Level company-wide strategic, financial, operational and organizational responsibilities.
Hank has long standing ties in the Omaha, Lincoln and greater Nebraska business communities. He attended the University of Nebraska – Lincoln receiving his B.S. in Business Administration and his J.D. in Law, graduating with Distinction.
Marcus QuevedoAccount Director
First attracted to Bulu Box because of his love for health and fitness, Marcus quickly fell into place as Bulu Box’s Social Media Manager and Copywriter because of his love for writing and creativity. When he’s not writing content or doing handstands around the office, Marcus spends his time training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, woodworking, or talking about Space with anyone who will still listen.
Drew RiddleWarehouse Team
Drew may be the most organized employee at Bulu Box which means all full-size orders are packed and shipped to perfection. Outside the warehouse, Drew enjoys playing video games, skateboarding, fishing and getting a new tattoo. One of his goals is to one day have more tattoos than Paul.
Baileigh RodgersHR Manager / Purchasing Director
Baileigh started with the Bulu Crew as a Social Media Intern, and quickly adapted to working in many areas including customer relations and marketing before settling into her role as HR Manager. Her strategic strengths not only help Baileigh implement new HR policies, they help Baileigh crush her fellow Bulu Crew in a game of Settlers of Catan. Baileigh also enjoys de-stressing with a good book, or any sci-fi show on the BBC (she'd give up everything to go time traveling with the Doctor).
Amber WiebeOffice Manager
Amber started at Bulu Box as the Support Squad Lead and now wears a few other hats as well. As Office Manager, Amber maintains office quality and keeps life in the office running smoothly. She still runs the Support Squad and fulfills orders at our warehouse! As a Doane College graduate, Amber never stops gaining new work experience and knowledge beyond her psychology and sociology majors.
In her free time, you'll find Amber watching episodes of The Office for the millionth time, touring local breweries, or reading Stephen King novels while sipping hot cocoa.
Zeke WinansWarehouse Manager
As the Warehouse Manager, Zeke keeps the warehouse showroom ready and running smoothly for Bulu Box and Turnkey Subscription Box Solutions clients. Zeke graduated from Northwest Missouri State University with degrees in psychology and sociology. He ran track & field in college and has kept this competitive spirit at the Bulu Box Warehouse; he holds the title for Fastest Box Packer.
In his free time Zeke enjoys reading sci-fi books, hanging out with his wife and 2 cats and growing amazing mustaches.