Please join us in welcoming Kelly Spear to Tangram! Kelly is joining the team in Santa Fe Springs, CA, as an Inside Sales Representative. When she's not in the office, you can find her riding her electric bike to the Mar Vista Farmers Market and playing Beach Tennis. She looks forward to bringing her upbeat energy and can-do attitude to the team and being a part of a like-minded group with a great company culture at Tangram. Welcome, Kelly! We are delighted to have you here at Tangram.
First, what is your name and job title?
Kelly Spear | Inside Sales Representative
Where is your hometown and where do you live now?
Westlake Village, California | Santa Monica, California
What type of company did you work at previously and what was your role there?
Boutique Contract Furniture Dealer | Wore many hats but primarily Sales and Project Management
What would we most likely find you doing on the weekend?
Riding my electric bike to the Mar Vista Farmers Market and playing Beach Tennis.
When people visit your town, what are the top local spot(s) you recommend to them?
Westlake Village Hot Spots | Stonehouse & Nonna's! Santa Monica Hot Spots| Hatchet Hall & Gran Blanco!
What's a topic you wish you knew more about or a skill you want to learn/improve?
I wish I knew more about how different flavors and spices work together in cooking. And, I'd really love to learn how to speak Spanish fluently!
Tell us about the best or most memorable meal you've cooked or eaten! What made it special?
I organized a surprise 60th birthday dinner in my family's backyard for my mom. I put together a farm-to-table Latin American-inspired menu, and the food turned out wonderfully. Everyone was so happy! Witnessing my mom's happiness and hearing all the laughter throughout the night created a memory I will cherish forever.
What is your favorite memory from the past year?
My favorite memory this year is learning how to slalom ski. Just last year, I picked up water skiing, and this summer, my goal was to conquer the challenge of getting up on one ski.
Show us your true colors! Which professional and/or college team(s) do you cheer for?
Trojan Nation Baby! Go USC!!!
What are you most looking forward to at Tangram and what do you hope to bring to the team?
I'm looking forward to being a part of the Tangram Tribe, surrounded by like-minded individuals who lead by example and have an amazing company culture. I hope to bring to the team my upbeat energy and a can-do attitude.