13 Questions for Shota Pearce

There is no one in the world quite like Shota. When he's not in the kitchen cooking up a delicious meal or exquisitely making his daily pour over coffee, he's engineering awesome product for Electra.

13 Questions for Shota Pearce

  1. What is your name and title? Shota Pearce, Design Engineer
  2. Where is your hometown? Seattle, WA
  3. How long have you worked at Electra? 7 months
  4. What was your first paying job? Lifeguard at a summer pool in Japan
  5. What are 3 words that describe Electra to you? Fun, comfortable and beautiful
  6. If you were an Electra bike, which one would you be? Loft
  7. What is the best part about your job? Seeing my drawings come to life!
  8. What is your favorite movie or TV show? The Simpsons
  9. Kale or spinach? Both, finely chopped in a grain bowl with a fried egg on top
  10. What is your spirit animal and why? A whale because the internet said so
  11. When you're not at work, what are you most likely doing? Playing soccer, riding a bike or making coffee
  12. What will bicycles look like in 100 years? Very similar because if they weren’t, they would no longer be, by definition, a bicycle.
  13. If you could party with anyone from history, alive or dead, who would it be? My wife :)