Blog / Employee Spotlight: Robert Scullin

Employee Spotlight: Robert Scullin

The start of a brand new year has our Zoomph team brimming with excitement. One source of that excitement is our new Employee Spotlight series, which we’ll be releasing a few times each month to shed light on the brains and personalities behind our platform. Needless to say, it’s our exceptional staff who keep us growing and on the cutting edge of social media– and so, beginning with Mr. Robert Scullin, we’d like to recognize our staff individually for their hard work and remarkable commitment to our company’s values and visions.

Since the start of our company, Robert Scullin has been a trusty member of our squad, operating on the back-end of our platform and managing the tangles of code that most of us would cower away from touching. To this day, Robert is still a dependable and essential part of our team, working as our Lead DevOps Engineer, who we can all agree has a fantastic head of hair and a brilliant sense of humor.

1. Before working at Zoomph, what was the most unusual or interesting job you’ve ever had?
I did grounds work for my high school many summers ago. Being outside was nice; moving (literal) tons of boxes was less nice.

2. Three words to describe Zoomph:
(To describe my Dev team) sarcastic, close-knit, fantastic

3. Your social media guru?
@Zonozi

4. What would people never guess that you do in your role?
Handle an endless sea of little IT tasks that spring up.

5. If you were to write a self-help book, what would the topic be?
How to use Google to solve most of your issues

6. What is your personal philosophy?
Try to have fun every day, and never stop learning.

7. What would you like to be famous for?
I’d rather be well known for research in the tech field than widely famous for something more general.

8. What emoji describes you best? robert emoji

9. What’s your most overused word, phrase, or hashtag? 
YOLO. Started using it sarcastically… ended up using it regularly.

10. What is the most important thing you’ve learned in the last five years?
The importance of learning how to implement an idea in practice, rather than just theoretically knowing how to do something.

11. Top 3 things left on your bucket list?

  • Visit every continent
  • Go to more National Parks
  • Present a talk at a conference

12. You’re happiest when…
I’m learning something or having a good conversation with friends.

13. What is your most treasured possession?
My photo collection.

kodiak final

14. Top 3 Highlights of your life:

  • Visiting Yosemite National Park with my family
  • Traveling to Europe
  • Working at Zoomph

15. What is your proudest moment at Zoomph?
Continuously hearing how our customers love our platform, and knowing that I’ve helped play a role in that accomplishment.

16. What has been the greatest innovation/team achievement that you’ve witnessed while at Zoomph?
Growing from a very small, limited platform where we were happy to get one trial account for the day to a much more powerful and featured platform where the site sells itself.

Blog3

WP_Term Object ( [term_id] => 731 [name] => Zoomph Culture [slug] => zoomph-culture [term_group] => 0 [term_taxonomy_id] => 732 [taxonomy] => updates [description] => According to our CEO, culture is the glue of a company. Get a sample of the glue keeping Zoomph together. [parent] => 0 [count] => 14 [filter] => raw )
Zoomph Culture

See Zoomph In Action

Talk to one of our specialists who will help you measure insights and maximize your sponsorship growth efforts

UFC Sponsorship Value and Social Analysis from UFC 244

November 06, 2019

UFC 244 took place last weekend, which included matchups of some of the league's top fighters. We wanted to understand which fighters matchups and audiences made up the conversation on social, and how much social… Read More

How Two NHL Teams Have Gone the Non-traditional Route To Grow Fan Engagement

November 01, 2019

Who are the most talked about guys in the NHL, on Twitter? I’ll give you a hint; it’s not Alex Ovechkin, nor Sidney Crosby. One embraces the word “ugly.” The other is probably the cutest thing… Read More

MLB Sponsors and Brands Hit It Out of the Park in the 2019 World Series

October 31, 2019

While they found themselves down, they never folded. From starting the season 19-31 to late-inning magic in the National League Wild Card game, it’s hard to say they weren’t a team of destiny, but nonetheless,… Read More

New Features in Zoomph: Compare Against Competitor Campaigns & Benchmark Custom Audiences

October 30, 2019

Know What Content Works and Compare Against Your Competitors Comparing your social campaigns against other brands, leagues, and teams is now easier than ever. View analytics from multiple campaigns to understand how your content is… Read More

All Posts