We are thrilled to introduce you to the newest member of the TMC Digital Media Family: Mike Porter. Mike will contribute to the team as a Digital Marketing Creator and currently resides in the Queen City of Charlotte, North Carolina.
Mike, who is originally from Upstate New York, is an avid NY sports fan who especially enjoys rooting for his Syracuse Orange. He’s also extremely passionate about golf, is a superfan of the former NBC show The Office, and is always up for having a few pints in the sun at the many local breweries around Charlotte.
Both Erik MacPherson and Chad Stamm had a chance to sit down for a quick Q&A with Mike to learn all about the newest member of TMC. Let’s take a look…
First off, let’s hear about how you got started with TMC Digital Media. What path led you here?
Tell us a little bit about your previous work experience. How will you be utilizing those skills and experiences for our clients at TMC?
When it comes to marketing, what aspect do you feel is most important when promoting a brand, product or service?
What are some things that you like to do for fun? Are there any particular hobbies or passions that you enjoy?
You mentioned podcasts, what is your favorite podcast right now?
We hear you are a big fan of breweries and craft beer as well. What is your favorite brewery and why?There’s a brewery here in Charlotte that is probably my favorite. It’s called Sycamore Brewing, and if anyone is ever in the area, they should definitely check it out! They have a wide selection of craft beers (Gourd Have Mercy is my personal favorite beer there), tons of events and live bands, yard games, and it’s very dog friendly. If you love dogs like I do, what can be better than having a few drinks and saying hello to a few fury friends?
What excites you most about working with our clients within the foodservice industry?I’m very excited to get to work with our clients who have such a huge impact within the industry! Learning all about the ecosystem of the foodservice industry has been super interesting. Each part of the industry has its own set of unique challenges, and I can’t wait to help clients strategize and think of ways to stand out and market their business effectively.
Speaking of equipment, if you had to choose, what is your favorite household kitchen appliance?
Lastly, what excites you most about joining the team at TMC?