Tim joined us in March 2020 as a Territory Sales Representative. Prior to joining our sales team, he was busy selling fire equipment for the last 22 years. During his extensive career, he spent time with C.W. Williams Fire, NAFECO, and Wildefire. Learn more about his love of soccer and mountain biking below!
What are 3 things people don't know about you and may be surprised to learn?
- I was a soccer goalkeeper in high school and college
- I used to be a service technician for downhill ski's and snowboards shop
- I am certified soccer coach and won a State Championship in 2016
What is the coolest thing about your job and why?
The coolest thing about my job is helping to protect firefighters that are on the front lines. Knowing they have what they need to do their job and get back to their families is what it's all about. I also enjoy interacting with different fire departments and meeting new people who are similar to myself!
What show (if any) are you currently binge watching?
Just finished watching Homeland. Finally!
What's the best advice you've ever received? What about the worst advice?
Best advice, "Lose one, go get the next one." Worst advice, "One more round."
How do you relax after a hard day of work or on the weekends?
Go for a mountain bike ride, then spend time with the family and our pug.
What's the craziest thing you've ever done?
Picked up my family and moved to North Carolina not knowing anyone or the area.
Imagine you could step in a teleport for a day and go to any place and time in history. Where and when would you travel to?
Place: Benson, NY
I'm sitting around a campfire with my late father, late grandfather and my brother, just drinking a beer and solving the worlds problems not knowing what was in store for us in 2020.
What's your favorite family tradition?
Sibling Weekend! Ever since my father past away, my older brother and older sister and our families get together at least once a year for a long weekend somewhere. In memory of our father.
If you had to eat one meal everyday for the rest of your life, what would it be?
Medium Rare Steak, Baked potato and a beer.
What's the last book you read?
The Challenger Sale by Matthew Dixon and Brent Adamson
What's something you want to do in the next year that you've never done before?
Go to Ireland
What's your favorite happy hour drink?
Sloop Juice Bomb New England IPA Beer