On April 19, 2016 Julian decided to become a Postmate in Los Angeles. Thirteen months later, he popped the question.
But what’s the connection to Postmates? Julian actually used his side hustle money working at Postmates — while simultaneously working a full-time job, to pay for his now fiancé’s engagement ring.
To understand the full story though, we need to start from the beginning.
“I first met Lara when I was living in Venice. We used to be neighbors… I thought, well this can either go great or totally backfire! We were friends at first, but then I went for it. We started dating officially 2 years ago.”
And pretty early on Julian says, he knew she was the one.
“I wanted to prove to Lara that I would do whatever it takes to make her happy. I starting looking for a way to supplement my income, to pay for the ring.” […]