Thoughtful, determined, creative.
Forrest Gump - to overcome such adversity and have experienced so many different historical moments, he has always been a favourite character of mine.
Touring the world as a musician and songwriter.
Everyday I get to make decisions and give input that help shape the perception of Virtual Marine and the company culture.
The team I am surrounded by every day. There is such a spirit of family in the office.
Knowledgeable, dedicated, and easy-going.
Being able to showcase innovative maritime simulation capabilities developed in Newfoundland, that are improving safety, training options, and operational activities across the maritime environment.
A cup of Tim Hortons in the morning
The team – their intellectual capital, client focus, relaxed professionalism, and energetic focus on improving VMT’s core products.
Returning home to your loved ones unharmed.
Determined, understanding, leader.
Internet and high speed communication. The world is a very small place now.
Vehicle mechanic maybe, anything with a combination of electronics/metal/grease.
Working with a great team of people.
Risk taker, explorer, listener.
Mike Holmes. Master of all, who is able to bring happiness and reassurance to families in need.
Ability to change roles at the last minute when needed and adapt to any situation presented to me.
A good o'l accordion jig after work.
Collaborating with our skilled team members to deploy the best products we possibly can.
To eliminate or minimize the possibility of getting injured.
Trusting, dutiful, capable.
The Emperor of Qin Dynasty, to see that part of history.
Maybe space tech.
Doing something without hurting yourself or others.
The diverse characters in the office.
Friendly, musical, coffee.
Worked at Livestock and Pet Nutrition Center.
Working out complex problems with colleagues.
Protection from danger.
Loyal, flexible, responsible.
Seeing the response and enthusiasm from our customers who are so impressed with what our team has been able to develop for their company to make them more competent.
Adventurous, independent, stubborn (refuse to admit defeat).
Anthony Bourdain - I love traveling and experiencing new cultures and food experiences.
I once got fired as a volunteer gift wrapper at the mall … it’s been gift bags ever since.
Boats. I have been on the water my whole life and I can't see me ever stepping away from it.
Meeting people from all corners of the marine and oil & gas industry. Every new client is a new learning experience; for everyone involved.
The intersection of preparedness and diligence.
Persistent, optimistic, reliable.
Meeting new people
The chance to make the marine industry safer.
Happy, energetic, eclectic.
Definitely cleaning subsea assets with a toilet brush.
I love the creative potential. There is always something new to create or improve.
My guitar collection!
I really love the family atmosphere. I also go to work every day knowing that we are making a huge impact on marine safety culture.
People can carry out their jobs and lives with a low risk of injury.
Thoroughness, persistence, motivated.
Iron Man because he has a really nice suit.
Seeing our simulators in action at our customers' sites.
Always a tough question, but I’d like to think reliable, helpful, and optimistic.
I'm going to say Batman, just because of the access to the collection of vehicles and gadgets. Just imagine flying the Bat-plane?
I'd like to say a 1st line NHL center, but it's more likely I'd be a Phys Ed teacher or a chopper pilot.
There's a blank canvas to design on, no one has ever done this before.
The days absolutely fly by, there’s no thumb twiddling at Virtual Marine.
Freedom from the occurrence or risk of injury, danger, or loss.
Observant, capable, meticulous.
Knowing and doing the right thing, when it matters.
Interested, focused and persistent.
Alec Baldwin in the Hunt for Red October. He has to convince people to do what few believe is the right thing, but is in the end.
My wife Mary...and dark chocolate cake.
Seeing the awe in the faces of customers when they take delivery of our simulators systems.
Hard working, tenacious, problem solver.
Being able to give people a chance to excel at their job and watching them do it.
Not needing to sleep.
Strong coffee. I tried quitting once. Toughest 10 hours of my life.
Hard working, determined, friendly.
Superman, just so I could fly all over the solar system and see the planets and sun up close.
Either game development or carpentry/woodworking.
The casual and friendly working environment.