You’ve spoken with us on the phone. You have seen our smiling faces at the Powerade Centre. Now, it’s time to get to know us.
Starting Tuesday, August 15, the Brampton Beast will be posting Staff Profiles, giving you, the fans, a chance to learn a little bit more about those who work behind the scenes to help make the Brampton Beast a success.
Today, we’re asking 25 questions to Beast Corporate Partnerships Coordinator Ainsley Northam!
Q: What’s your name?
A: Ainsley Northam
Q: How long have you been with the team? In what roles?
A: I’ve been with the team for two years and have transformed from Sales and Marketing Executive to the Corporate Partnerships Coordinator.
Q: What’s your favourite Beast moment?
A: There’s so many to choose from! For me, it would have to be the team’s playoff run from the 2016-17 season and the ECHL League Meetings in Las Vegas. I love meeting everyone from the other teams across the league.
Q: What’s your favourite thing about your job?
A: I like how we get lots of responsibility for different areas of the organization as well as a great opportunity for growth, both in my career path and helping to make an impact in Brampton.
Q: What did you do in school?
A: I went to Durham College from 2010 to 2014 and I studied Sport Management.
Q: What’s your favourite song or artist?
A: Anything or anyone with a fiddle.
Q: What animal best represents you?
Q: What’s your favourite food?
Q: What female celebrity do you wish was your sister?
A: Amy Schumer.
Q: What was your favorite TV show when you were a child?
A: I grew up in the 90’s so my favourites were Bill Nye the Science Guy and Recess.
Q: What did you dress up as on Halloween when you were eight?
A: Sporty Spice from the Spice Girls.
Q: Have you ever taken karate lessons?
A: Yes, just ask my officemate Matt O'Reilly.
Q: How many pairs of shoes do you currently own?
A: 13.5. Don’t ask me how I got to that number.
Q: Dog or Cat?
Q: Phone Call or Text?
Q: Online shopping or in-person shopping?
Q: Ice Cream Cone or Snow Cone?
A: Ice Cream.
Q: Nice Car or Nice Home Interior?
Q: Pancakes or waffles?
Q: Tea or coffee?
Q: Chocolate or vanilla?
Q: Is a hotdog a sandwich?
Q: Go skiing or snowboarding?
Q: Sweet or salty?
Q: Being too warm or too cold?
A: Too warm.