Meet Your Team, One Spotlight at a Time - Simon Phillips

IntelliFarms Team

Employee Spotlight: Simon Phillips | IntelliFarms

We want to share our IntelliFarms' family with you; we want you to get to know us. We are more than just the people behind the technology. Each of us work every day to help farmers bring increased value and profits back to the farms. Enjoy this month's spotlight, Simon Phillips.

Employee: Simon Phillips
Title: Director of Installations West

Q: How long have you been with IntelliFarms?
A: 1 and 1/2 years.

Q: What is your role at IntelliFarms?
A: Overlord of the Western Hemisphere, Director of Installations West.

Q: What’s the best thing about your job?
A: Getting to meet all the farmers and learning more about the farming industry.

Q: What’s been one of your proudest moments at IntelliFarms?
A: Returning to Plentywood, Montana and thanking the farmer who called in to IntelliFarms and said I was very professional and did a great job. I was able to meet up with him and thank him for doing that.

Q: Did you grow up on a farm?
A: No.

Q: When you’re not in the IntelliFarms’ office, where is your favorite place to be?
A: I don’t get to be in the office that much, but when I’m not on the road my favorite place to be is at home with the family.

Q: Do you have pets?
A: Yes

Q: What’s your favorite line from a movie?
A: "Say what again. Say what again!" (Pulp Fiction)

Q: If you could choose anyone as your mentor, who would it be?
A: John Wayne.

Q: If you won the lottery, what is the first thing you would do?
A: Buy a thousand acres in Utah or Montana and not tell anyone where I live.

Q: If you could have any superpower, what would it be?
A: Time travel.

Q: If you were stuck on an island what three things would you bring?
A: A Pot, fire starter and a knife.

Q: What advice would you give to recent new hires?
A: Stay hydrated.

Q: Where is your favorite place to eat?
A: Tahoe Joe’s.

Speed Round:

Messy or organized?Organized.

Salty or sweet?Sweet.

Coke or Pepsi?Coke.

Chocolate or vanilla?Depends, don’t like chocolate ice cream but love chocolate bars.

Rock or Country?Both.

Sneakers or Sandals?Sneakers.

Books or video games?Books.

Plane or car?Plane.

Winter or Summer?Winter.

Tent or RV?Tent.

Cats or Dogs?Dogs.