Who’s Who in the Zoo: Rachel Dolan

April 7, 2019

The people behind a company are as important as the company itself. Who's Who in the Zoo, a recurring blog series that puts faces to the names. This month’s Who’s Who is our fabulous friend, Rachel. Let’s get to know her a little better… 

What animal would be cutest if scaled down to the size of a cat?
A Chimpanzee - so cute, and our closest genetic relative. They also have crazy brains.

What movie can you watch over and over without ever getting tired of?
Romeo & Juliet (Baz Luhrmann version)

What are you interested in that most people aren’t?
Culture - we all have a unique story to tell and that fascinates me. 

What TV show character would it be the most fun to change places with for a week?
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel - being on stage every day and making people laugh.

What was cool when you were young but isn’t cool now?
Tamagotchis (a handheld digital pet).

What weird food combinations do you really enjoy?
Dijon mustard with any pasta dish (my French side coming out).

What artist or band do you always recommend when someone asks for a music recommendation?

Elder Island (UK Band - and my favorite song is "The Big Unknown"). 

What was the last song you sung along to?
Modest Mouse, "Float On!" this last Friday.  

What would your perfect bar look like?
Sea, sand, sunset & a classic margarita.

What does a Senior Marketing Manager do?

I lead all field marketing for Europe and APAC and ensure we align marketing with sales and partner strategy. Essentially I look for creative ways to build marketing pipeline through events and digital campaigns. 

What attracted you to this role and company?
I was very excited about having a global team and remit. I also get to travel to some amazing destinations too.  

What movie or book do you know the most quotes from?
White Chicks - "Yo hold my poodle." 

What qualities do all your friends have in common?
We all laugh a lot!  

What is the best life lesson everyone should learn?
Always be grateful in life. 

Who is your hero and why?
My Granny - she raised 10 children by herself in very urban Dublin. 

What is something you believe is worth standing up for?
Climate Change - we need to tackle single-use plastic.

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