Getting to know you.

By: Raquel Wilson
Senior Manager, Corporate Communications

Our leaders sit in the hot seat for 60-second interviews.

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Often on Up To Speed, we’ll have a member of our leadership team talk about the business. But today, Jess and Raquel share a rare opportunity to hear those leaders talking — unscripted — about themselves.

To experience the more personal side of our leaders, check out all of the 60-second interviews. Andy Choi grills each with a barrage of rapid-fire questions, covering topics from hobbies to hardest challenges to things that scare them.

You get to hear answers filled with heart (Hans answering who has had the greatest impact on his life — his father) and hilarity (Kyle Malady singing a few bars of Detroit Rock City by KISS).

Perhaps the biggest revelation is that outside of work, each of our leaders is a regular Joe or Jane, with similar successes (completed marathons by Tami Erwin and Christy Pambianchi) and dashed dreams (wannabe professional goalkeeper Matt Ellis) as the rest of us. Enjoy!

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About the author:

Raquel Wilson is a former adfellow who now enjoys keeping the V Team up to date on all things Verizon as a host of Up To Speed. You can always rely on her to have a good book recommendation and a latte she probably paid way too much for.

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