We chat with Kate, our Hubsta guru, for a Q&A session.
What’s your name and where do you come from?
My Name is Kate, I was born in Kent, lived in Dubai and Scotland but most of my life I have lived in Consett.
What’s your role and how long have you worked at Elmtronics?
I am the Operations Support Manager, but my role is managing all things Hubsta!
What’s a typical day at the office like?
Crazy! We have so many lovely customers and I have the pleasure of helping them every day.
What’s your favourite part of your job?
People. I am very much a people person and love that I get to build relationships with such a varied group of people. I have made some lovely friends here too.
What’s the most inspiring part of your job?
Making customers happy!
How would your colleagues describe you in 3 words?
Supportive, hard-working, bubbly.
If you could be anywhere else right now, where would you be?
Scarborough with my family.
Complete the sentence:
My favourite word is – Facetious – no idea why, just always liked the word, not the meaning.
I am happiest when – I am a hugger, the best and happiest feeling for me is a hug. Particularly from my babies and nieces.
The best film of all time is – SO many but probably Shawshank Redemption. I’m also quite partial to a chick flick though and I am a little obsessed with a Netflix film called ‘Someone Great’.
My karaoke banger would be – I would never sing on Karaoke; it wouldn’t be fair on everyone’s ears!
If I won the lottery tomorrow I would – I would make sure my family were all sorted first, then…cars!
You’re speaking to your 14-year-old self, what one piece of advice or words of wisdom would you give them?
Don’t marry the first one!
Cats or dogs?