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Personal Information

  • Waze username: cotero2002
  • Editing starting date: May 07,2014
  • Born, lives & edits in Puerto Rico & US Virgin Islands (US Territories)
  • Age:52
  • Sex: M
  • email:
  • Occupation: Medical Imaging Equipment Service Tech

Waze Map Editing Career Achievements

  • Participated / Contributed in the "Puerto Rico Project" (Aug 2014-Aug 2015) organized by RC txemt and GC Vectorspace (among other champs) in order to "overhaul" the PR map at that time as one of the very few local editors.
  • Participated in many MapRaids including: Puerto Rico, San Francisco, Boston, Thailand, Poland, Virginia SL, Vermont SL, City of Mashad/Iran, Batman/Turkey.
  • Area Manager for the Southeast part of Puerto Rico (AM area approved by RC Ottonomy, US Territories interim RC at that time) (Oct 2015)
  • Requested (and was approved) that Puerto Rico was included in the configuration of several scripts such as WME Toolbox, WME Speed ​​Helper, Place Harmonizer.
  • Requested (and was approved by RC Nnote) the creation of a dedicated Unlock/Update Request Topic for Puerto Rico in the Waze Forum. As a result, the WME Toolbox script was able to send unlock requests directly to the unlock topic in the PR Waze Forum. (Oct 2015)
  • Created and maintained the previously non-existent Puerto Rico Waze WIKI (now Wazeopedia) page using the "new template" (developed by kentsmith9 ) in use today. (Oct 2015)
  • Adopted the abandoned UR Comments Script (by Rick Zabel) Spanish Comments List, updated (Greasyfork) and kept the list alive to this date. Other Spanish speaking countries have used the list as the building block for their own customized lists. (Nov 2015)
  • Implemented the Place Name Harmonization program in Puerto Rico and became the first PNH Moderator for Puerto Rico and later complete ATR Region. (Feb 2016)
  • Became the first ever local SM in Puerto Rico (May 2016)
  • Became the first ever local map editor to reach the 250k edits and surpass the 1 million points. (Oct 2016)
  • Named as moderator of the Google+ community called Waze Puerto Rico by the RC Nnote
  • Became the first ever Level 5 local editor in Puerto Rico (Jan 2017)
  • Invited to and participated in the 2017 NA Champ Meetup that was held in San Diego, CA this being the first time someone from the American Territories region (ATR) is invited to participate in that annual event. (Feb 2017)
  • Participated in the Waze/Subway ad campain, updating/creating more than 200 Subway Stores in Puerto Rico (May 2017)
  • First Local Editor in Puerto Rico to reach the 300,000 edits mark (May 2017)
  • Named "CM" (quoted CM) for Puerto Rico & US Virgin Islands by RC Nnote (please read this forum post) (Aug 2017)
  • Named as moderator of the Google+ community called Waze U.S. Virgin Islands by the RC Nnote (Aug 2017)
  • Designed the ATR region Discord server logo in use today. (see gallery above) (Sept 2017)
  • Invited to and participated in the 2018 NA Mega Meetup (WME & Beta) that was held in San Francisco, CA (Mar 2018)