Name: John Shea V
Nickname: JShea, Cinco, Johnny 5
Job Title: Director of Customer Operation
Start Date: November, 2015
Q: What’s the best thing about your job?
JS: “Building processes that empower our customers to operate their businesses more effectively.”
Q: What’s the best thing about Zenput?
JS: “Working with some of the greatest people I have ever had the pleasure of knowing.”
Q: What’s been your proudest moment working at Zenput?
JS: “Every time a customer tells me that we are making their lives easier.”
Q: What does your workspace look like
JS: “Honestly, my desk is controlled chaos. To the untrained eye it appears to be a mess, but everything is intentional.”
Q: What qualities do you particularly value in working with someone?
Q: What’s the coolest thing you’re working on right now?
JS: “Building a global support team that will handle our questions 24/7.”
Q: Who would you like to swap places with for one day? Why?
JS: “Bill Murray, I don’t think this requires an explanation.”
Q: What’s your secret talent that few people know about?
JS: “I’m an excellent chef.”
Q: What do you like to do when you’re not at the office?
JS: “Read a book, listen to music, and cook something delicious.”
Q: Who inspires you? Why?
JS: “This will sound trite, but my dad inspires me the most. He had me as a young man, stated and built his own business from nothing, was the rock that held our family together during tough times and has always been supportive of e when when we strongly disagree.”
Q: If you could pick one superpower, what would it be? Why?
JS: “Teleportation, who wouldn’t want to hang out on a tropical island whenever they wanted?”
Q: What are some quirks about you?
JS: “I am a known music snob.”
Q: What was the best concert you ever attended?
JS: “So many to pick from, but one that really stands out was Radiohead for two nights at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, CA.”
Q: If you could be any animal, what would you be? Why?
JS: “Giraffe… They’re just cool.”
Q: Where’s your favorite place you’ve ever traveled?
JS: “Siem Reap in Cambodia was wonderful.”
Q: What’s the craziest thing you’ve ever done?
JS: “Fought off a kidnapping attempt in Rio De Janiero.”