Our team is incredible and we love to shine the spotlight on them! For our latest employee spotlight, we’re featuring E-commerce Marketing Specialist, Emily Chen. For the past 2 years, Emily has been the powerhouse behind our social media efforts, emails, and so much more. Her hard work has earned her the title of 2018 Employee of the Year. Emily loves camping, Parks and Rec. and delicious Vietnamese food. Learn more about Emily here!
What do you do at Paper Mart? E-commerce Marketing Specialist
How long have you worked here? 2 years
Tell us what a typical day at work for you entails. A typical day for me is putting together and scheduling all our emails/social posts. I also help set up our promotions and make sure everything is ready in time.
What do you like best about working at Paper Mart? The people! I really love the team I work with. We are all willing to help and support each other no matter how great the task is.
Before Paper Mart, what was the most unusual/interesting job you had? In college, I worked part-time recording and editing wedding videos. I must have been a part of over 30 weddings.
Apart from your work at Paper Mart, what are some side projects or hobbies you have outside of the office/warehouse? I really like to go camping with my friends. I also enjoy drawing.
If you had to eat one type of food for the rest of your life, what would it be? Vietnamese food! Pho, spring rolls…always perfect to eat any time of the year.
Would you rather go back in time or in the future? Why? I would love to go back in time to meet some of my relatives (great grandparents..etc.) just to ask them questions or advice.
Describe what you were like at age 10. I was drawing all the time and probably fighting with my little brother.
What is the first concert you attended? The first real concert I remember attending was The Hives.
What’s your all-time favorite TV show? Parks and Recreation (Very close 2nd: Antiques Roadshow).
The Paper Mart Family
Paper Mart is a 4th generation owned & operated family business. In 2019 we’re celebrating our 98th year in business and our 21st year on the web. We pride ourselves in being the largest discount packaging supply company in the United States. Retail, Food, and Industrial Packaging items are our specialties. We currently list for sale over 26,000 items. Our goal is to sell the best for less. The Paper Mart family includes over 250 employees all working together to deliver the best products and service in the industry. We believe that each individual on our team plays an important role in making Paper Mart a great place to work and grow.
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