Maria Martinez | Founder & CEO

Before starting LUCIANA, Maria’s career included helping execute the creative vision for such brands as Victoria’s Secret & Tween Brands. Hailing originally from Bogota, Colombia and having studied at the Paris-Sorbonne Université, Maria’s passion for all things beautiful runs deep in her soul. Creating LUCIANA began as a humble adventure into entrepreneurship driven by a passion to promote a healthy fashion consciousness and let her creative spirit run free. Maria’s vision is to create an empowering cyclic fashion model, one which promotes a better quality of product, service and life for every individual involved in the process.
Nate Kropp | Co-Founder

Serial entrepreneur and technology enthusiast, Nate has helped lead and build the backend web platforms for a number of successful startups in various industries. His leadership experience growing small businesses has led to multiple successful exits along with various industry awards; #24 in Inc. 500 in 2009, #1 Fastest Growing Company in Ohio 2009 & 2010, and Columbus Fast 50 - 2009, 2010, 2011. Nate’s a problem solver who loves focusing his talents around worthwhile pursuits and working with passionate and like minded people.