With all its shams, drudgery, and broken dreams, it is still a beautiful world. Be cheerful. Strive to be happy. From Desiderata by Max Ehrmann.
What links tartan to Texas, and marathons to modernism? Meet Gordon Kennedy, Product Manager at Insights…
- If Gordon were an animal what would he be?
A dog, a Labrador: Loyal, intelligent, caring, and easily bribed with food!
- What is Gordon's Discovery wheel position?
Gordon sits at position 46 on the Insights Discovery wheel and leads with dominant Sunshine Yellow energy. From his Discovery Personal Profile we know that Gordon:
- is articulate and communicative
- has infectious enthusiasm and optimism
- prefers an environment with emphasis on informality rather than rules
- Gordon's defining moment at Insights (so far...)
In January 2009, Gordon transferred from Insights Global HQ in Scotland to the North American HQ in Austin, Texas. This has changed his life in a number of ways, including the acquisition of a newfound passion for fitness, a pair of shiny cowboy boots, and a beautiful wife.
- What motivates Gordon?
Gordon is motivated to make things better; to take which is good and to make it great.
- How you may meet Gordon
At work, you’ll find Gordon collaborating with his colleagues in the Customer Experience and IT teams to ensure that Insights products deliver an exemplary user experience.
In the cooler Texas months you’ll also find Gordon on Austin’s running trails, training for his next marathon or half marathon.
- Scratch the surface and you'll find
A man who likes to combine his love of technology with his love of high-quality food – his favourite approach being the modernist Sous Vide cooking technique.