Meet The Team: Vanessa Benavides

 

As an account manager with over 10 years of experience in sales and marketing, Vanessa helps oversee the day-to-day responsibilities for Ntooitive’s burgeoning healthcare industry clientele. She started her career in broadcast media at NBCUniversal, working on multicultural projects and campaigns for NBCUniversal’s Telemundo owned-and-operated stations. Vanessa obtained her Master of Arts Degree in Communication Studies from California State University, Los Angeles.


We asked Vanessa to share a few tidbits about herself most people may not know about her:

What is an interesting fact about yourself?

 I grew up in a town of 7,000 people in central California.

What are your hobbies or favorite activities to do outside of work?

My favorite activities include reading, gardening, collecting records, road trips, and hanging out with my Rottweiler, Rio.

Three things you would take to a deserted island?

 I truly hope to never be stuck on a deserted island!

Whom or what do you admire?

My dad. He is a really hard worker and an all-around great person who has always looked out for me.

Your favorite film?

It’s a toss-up between The Sound of Music and The Godfather.

Your favorite book?

The Maisie Dobbs series.

Your best advice?

Don’t worry about what you can’t control.

Your most treasured possession?

Not a specific item but my family, friends, and loved ones.

Coffee or tea?

Definitely coffee – specifically iced coffee.

What would no one expect of you?

That I am a huge fan of classic rock/heavy metal music. The last concert I attended was Iron Maiden in 2019