Meet Marquee: Jose Avitia

Meet Jose Avitia, a recruiter in our Irvine branch! Jose is a recent graduate from University of California, Irvine and joined our Marquee team in May 2019. On the weekends, you can find Jose chilling by the beach or hanging out with his friends in the Desert!

What is the first thing you notice on a resume?

The format/layout of the resume. An easy to read resume gives off a good first impression.

Who would you most want to meet, living or dead?

At this moment, a person I would have liked to meet is Johnny Cash. His music is like home base and brings back a nostalgia factor..

What is your motto?

“Do it right the first time, if not you’ll have to do it again.” – My Mother

What is your biggest pet peeve at the office?

I don’t have any real pet peeves. If anything, I would say not being a team player.

What is your favorite spot on the weekends?  

I don’t actually have a favorite spot, but a go-to for me is Laguna Beach. I definitely prefer to try new things, or go to new places.

If you could only eat one thing for the rest of your life, what would it be?

FRIED CHICKEN! I enjoy pretty much every variation. Hopefully I get the sides that come with it as well!

What item do you always have on you?

I would say pre-smartphone, it was my watch. I think watches are so useful.

What is the best movie of all time?

I’m not a movie buff so I would say The Shawshank Redemption or Blue Valentine.

What did you want to be when you were little?  

I didn’t have a specific goal when I was little. When I was a bit older, I wanted to be a Musician.

Cats or dogs?

Realistically, Cats. Ideally, Dogs.

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