30 Jun Get to Know Force: Birinder Mandair
Each week, we’ll be highlighting a key Force Marketing team member here on the blog. Get to know our team a little better, starting today with Strategy Intern Birinder Mandair!
Q. What’s your role at Force, and what does it entail?
I am currently an intern at Force in the Strategy Department. I help assist the Strategy Managers with reporting and presentations and perform daily QAs of all products to ensure strategy alignment and success, along with creation of sales materials and client reporting.
Q. What’s your favorite thing about what you do here?
My favorite thing is knowing that I am helping the company push forward with the work I do, and that it has an impact on the company. Also, working with such knowledgeable and amazing people is great– I am always learning something new everyday!
Q. Tell us a little bit about yourself outside of work.
I am originally from New York– specifically Long Island– so coming to Atlanta was definitely a culture shock, but a good one. I am also a student at Kennesaw State University with one more year left ’til I graduate! I am all about discovering new places and trying new things. I also love to cook and bake!
Q. What’s your dream travel destination, or favorite place you’ve ever traveled?
I love going to India– it makes me appreciate everything I have every time I come back to the States. I would love to travel to Cuba for the beautiful views and the history. I would also love to travel to Italy one day, or even live there for a year, and learn how to make some goooood pasta.
Q. Did you have any sort of automotive background before Force?
I love cars; does that count?
Q. What’s your dream vehicle?
My dream car would be a 1972 Ferrari 365 GTS.
Q. What song would you pick to be your theme song?
‘I Mean It’ by G-Eazy.
Q. Who would play you in the movie of your life?
Not sure of a movie, but I know of a couple YouTubers– that would be Liza Koshy or Lilly Singh– they are extremely hilarious and they’re Indian.
Q. What advice would you give to a new employee at Force?
1. Always smile.
2. Be open to new ideas.
3. Get ready to meet some awesome people that will blow your mind.
Q. What’s your favorite quote?
“One who makes no mistakes makes nothing at all.” – Giacomo Casanova
Q. Any weird talents or facts about you?
I know the whole alphabet in sign language. I have been playing the trumpet since I was in the 3rd grade. I also know how to speak a language call Punjabi!
Stay tuned for next week, when we’ll be getting to know another Force Marketing team member! Want to be a part of our incredible team? Take a look at the open positions on our Careers page!