Employee of the Month
Cathy Ardon, Team Lead
Every month Enquire recognizes an employee for their outstanding contribution to the organization. The Employee of the Month program identifies an individual who achieves excellence in their field and goes above and beyond as an employee. This employee is selected by their peers and management via a survey that is sent out throughout the company.
Please help us congratulate Enquire’s January Employee of the Month, Cathy Ardon, Team Lead.
Q: Please give a brief background (where you’re from, what your hobbies are, etc.)
Cathy: I was born and raised in Commerce City, Colorado. I went to high school there and went to college at Metro State on the Auraria Campus. I have raised two wonderful kids. My hobbies range from crafts, to animals.
Q: Before Enquire, what did you do for a living/where did you work?
Cathy: Before Enquire, I started out at a hamburger/fast food place where I worked from junior high through my second year of college. My longest employment was 15 years with the law firm, Davis, Graham & Stubbs.
Q: How long have you been working with Enquire?
Cathy: It has been 4 years since Nick Hayes, COO, took a chance and hired me.
Q: Can you describe your role at Enquire?
Cathy: I am a Team Lead for the Digital Leads team. My role is to provide great support to our clients whether by phone or another process. We process all initial inquiries which are routed through the internet.
Q: How has Enquire helped you in your career development?
Cathy: Nick is a great example of keeping things real and allowing people to learn through mistakes. He encourages learning.
Q: What has been your favorite position at Enquire so far?
Cathy: My current position has been an AWESOME experience. I'm allowed to conceputalize an idea and run with it.
Q: What is your favorite part about working for Enquire?
Cathy: People, people, people. From the bosses, the coworkers, the prospects and the clients.
Q: If you could do another job for just one day, what would it be?
Cathy: I'd love to see what Ryan Smith, Chief Technology Officer, does on a daily basis and see how it changes what I do or how my tools may change.
Q: If you could have one superpower, which would you choose?
Cathy: Sorry--I don’t want a super power. I just want to be a super me!
Q: Tell us something that might surprise us about you.
Cathy: I love fishing. I have fished from Yellowknife, NWT, Canada down to Guaymas, Mexico and all over the U.S. But have never ice fished.