Michelle Yates

Michelle Yates
Marketing Specialist

Michelle is a Marketing Specialist at Zola. She is an experienced product and brand marketer who previously worked as a marketing freelancer with financial services and consumer product companies. In Australia, she worked for large CPG firms such as Nestle and Fosters. After completing her Udacity Nanodegree in Digital Marketing, she is excited to gain some hands-on experience and learn the craft with our Marketing team.

  • What motivates you?
    My family and friends, interesting work and learning, and honesty and telling the truth.
  • Describe yourself in 3 adjectives.
    Friendly. Insightful. Hardworking.
  • What are some of your major goals in life?
    When my kids are grown up, to visit Antarctica and see the penguins.
  • If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you be?
    Living in NY for the past 3 years, I am loving being here. I really enjoy the intensity of the seasons, culture and baseball.
  • What is your favorite quote?
    "Seize the day; life is short."
  • Name 3 words to describe the Zola team.
    Welcoming. Smart. Focused.