Ignacio (Nacho) BautistaCo-founder and Chairman
An Architect interested in designing sustainable products and spaces. In the words of Nacho “I connect best with my creative self by eco-designing”. During the last 5 years, he has been spreading the word about how to be a green entrepreneur. “I am constantly looking for new ways to communicate our passion to this sustainable circular economy”.
Carlos AbadiaCo-founder and Director of Design
Carlos is an architect who enjoys designing products and projects which resemble nature. He has been around for more than 10 years managing multi-size projects. “One of the best things of being a green company is that thanks to our work in Cartonlab, we receive tones of invitations to conduct workshops and speaking sessions all around the globe. We constantly validate the need for green products. I foresee a future where more and more green entrepreneurs startup ventures”.
Pablo GarciaCo-founder and Director of Production
Design, music, and family are big passions for Pablo. For him, it is important to create awesome products inspired by your surroundings. “At Cartonlab, I have the chance to design and manage the production of our kids and family products. For instance , I designed the first sustainable crib inspired by my little one Teo. It was awesome to see the reaction of our clients and of course, my family” In his spare time, Pablo enjoys playing drums in a local rock band called the Vaquero Caballo (Horse Cowboy)-.
Diego M. CanonAmericas CEO
Diego is an MIT Sloan graduate with solid experience in innovation processes and ventures formation. Besides being the leader of our initiative for the US, Diego also does regular conferences in Latin america about the power of being an entrepreneur. During his career, Diego has worked in management for global firms such as Oakley, and K+N.
Bobette MartinSales Manager North America
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Runner up Emporia National (Spain) Award for Ephemeral Architecture
In 2014, we were recognized for our contribution to the Ephemeral Architecture movement in Spain. This prize goes to the core of our proposal of CARDBOARD use at events or exhibitions. CARDBOARD is a simple yet endurable material. Thanks to it, we are able to create and play with a variety of forms, colors, and shapes in our designs. It is an alternative to other material with higher impact, and more complex to handle.
Runner up Green Entrepreneur National (Spain) Award
Green Entrepreneurship, Eco-Entrepreneurship, Circular Economy, etc.. These are all names for what we believe in. this is the possibility to start off business ventures with high success and low impact in the environment. In 2015, we were recognized by the Ministry of Environmental Affairs in Spain, thanks to our low impact designs using CARDBOARD and our contribution to spread the word in the entrepreneurial community. Yes it is possible to think green and launch a business venture.
Winner of the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Regional (Murcia/Spain) Award in the Design Category.
This award has been the most close to our heart, as we have been recognized by our region Murcia, for our contributions in Innovation in Design. In a region with a great tradition and entrepreneurship structure, our proposal grabbed people’s attention, and furthermore have beginning to show the feasibility of business ventures with low impact in our environment.