Originally born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, but most recently transplanted to Orange County - Garrett Whisten pursues his career in technology. Currently working for Rip Curl as Content Manager, he continues to grow their eCommerce business over 56% in the last year with improvements in technology and creating the best possible user experience. Prior to Rip Curl, Garrett began his eCommerce career working for Stance Socks, building their first fully responsive site and later re-platformed from Magento to Demandware.
As an Arizona State graduate in B.S. Communications, Garrett is a people-person and knows how to express his ideas best. While in school, Garrett leveraged his mechanical skills working as a mechanic and later to a unique route of becoming a barista.
Working in technology, Garrett is driven by the constant data available and stays quick on his toes with how rapidly things can change. Employers have described him as dependable, goal oriented, an organized self-starter, excellent listener, and communicator.