This week our Employee Spotlight features John Kingsley, a Developer who started working at The Mailworks in March. Find out something surprising about him, his favorite thing about working at The Mailworks, and his best piece of career advice.
What is something surprising about you that many people might not know?
I created a steampunk based mobile (in a renovated school bus) entertainment venue for kids and kids at heart.
What is your favorite thing about working at The Mailworks?
A great team in IT, led by a great manager.
What do you do on a typical weekend?
I am in my design studio, creating mixed media art.
What is your best piece of career advice?
A lesson from my dad, years go: Never burn a bridge, you just might need the connection someday again. The advice has served me well across my 30+ years in IT.
Do you have any hidden talents?
I am a professional woodturner and instructor. (make wooden things on a lathe). My work is in multiple galleries in the region.