At MAIKA, we create thoughtfully designed, sustainably-made bags and accessories for multi-tasking women to stay organized and stylish while on the go.
Founder & CEO
Viola is the founder and creative force behind MAIKA, a stylish and sustainably made soft goods brand for multi-tasking folks on the go. She has over 20 years of experience in branding and design and has collaborated with household brands ranging from Shutterfly, Peet's Coffee and Chronicle Books. Her passion is bringing brands to life through empathetic design, great storytelling and strong operations. Viola's work has been featured on the Today show, in Real Simple and O, The Oprah Magazine, and in Design Sponge, OhJoy!, and numerous other blogs and publications. She is also the author of “Packaging Your Crafts” and currently working on her second book (July 2021), “Eat Cake and 99 Other Small Acts of Happiness”.