It’s Administrative Professionals Day and we’re taking advantage of this opportunity to interview some of our admins. At Protection 1, we have over 200 administrative professionals with titles like branch admin administrator, sales coordinator, service coordinator and regional executive admin. To kick off this celebration of admin greatness, I interviewed Lena Riddle, branch administrator in Nashville, for the “5 Questions with…” series:
1. What is your favorite part about Protection 1?
The people. P1 has people that are committed to our customers.
2. What advice do you have for anyone thinking about applying for a career at Protection 1?
Do it immediately. It’s a place that invests in the people and is interested in continuous improvement for the customers and the employees.
3. What makes the culture at the Nashville branch stand out?
We have a culture of teamwork and constructive relationships focused on our branch being number 1. We support each other.
4. What is one thing that most people don’t know about you?
I was a foster parent.
5. What is your favorite sports team to cheer for?
University of Tennessee-Knoxville – GO VOLS!!!
Lena, thank you for your time answering my 5 questions! And now, because it’s Administrative Professionals Day, I asked Lena’s GM, Mike Smith, to answer a few questions about her:
What would you like to say to Lena on Administrative Professionals Day?
Your growth and dedication to becoming a tremendous and effective branch administrator this first year, in Nashville, has been fun and fulfilling to watch.
What does Lena bring to your branch?
A take charge attitude and selfless posture with the branch’s best interest in mind.
What makes Lena stand out?
Her willingness to assist me in any task presented. Lena wants to succeed and is constantly working on improvement for the entire team.
To Lena, and all of the awesome admins we have at P1, thank you for all of your hard work to make sure that Protection 1 is a great place to be – I hope you have an awesome day!
Stay tuned for more interviews from some of our awesome administrative professionals today!