Employee Spotlight: January 2018
Project Manager, Nix Metals
Q: What is something your coworkers may not know about you?
A: I planned on joining the military as an officer to pursue becoming a pilot if the NIX position I applied for had not worked out.
Q: What are your favorite hobbies?
A: Hunting, fishing, camping, biking, riding - basically anything outdoors
Q: Where did you go to school?
A: University of Southern Indiana - Majored in Industrial Supervision
Q: Before working at Nix, what was the most unusual or interesting job you ever had?
A: Carrying hod for a masonry company when I was 16. It was the hardest, hottest, yet most influential job for a 16 year old.
It taught me respect for hard work as well as the importance for a good education.
Q: Are you married?
A: Not yet. Perhaps in the near future. You know 2, 5, 10ish years from now.
Q: What is your favorite thing about working at Nix Companies?
A: My favorite thing about working at NIX Companies is the comradery, talent, respect, and family oriented drive that keeps us positive and successful. It is rewarding.
Q: Tell us a funny or embarrassing story while you were at work.
A: Apparently, turtle neck sweaters are a more likely to "not deliver on time" during the holidays rather than turtle neck for a turtle stew.
Lesson learned: Listen to the whole conversation before adding to/questioning the topic at hand.