Emilio hails from Austin, TX and studied English Literature at The University of North Texas. Emilio joins SPMB from a popular fast-casual concept where he led national recruiting partnerships and programs across the brand. He has previously worked in various full-cycle recruiting roles including a stint as an exec search consultant, where he focused on growth-stage healthcare tech and services.
Emilio lives in Denver and in his free time loves attending concerts, running, practicing hot yoga, skateboarding, cooking, drinking piney IPAs, and exploring the Rocky Mountains.
What are you passionate about?
I’m passionate about Social Impact and the realization of tangible, positive change in people’s lives
What are your favorite books/movies?
Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Which band would you love to tour with?
LCD Soundsystem pre-fake retirement. To be onstage for that “final” show at MSG must have been nuts. Or Gorillaz after Demon Days. Maybe The National after High Violet. This is hard …
What’s the most non-traditional job you’ve ever had?
Growing up in Texas, my first job was pushing carts over the summer at a big grocery store. It was so hot that my shirt would fade from red to pink in a matter of weeks.