From horse farrier to the Coast Guard to the Calypso Vault, Mike has sailed straight into success as a Logistics Team Member. He is hardworking and detail-oriented, which makes him a perfect fit for the job. With his positive attitude and skills, we are grateful to have him on board! To learn more about Mike, check out our employee interview below:
How long have you worked at Calypso, and what’s your role?
“I’ve been working at Calypso for almost two years as a Logistics Team Member in the Vault. That means, we fulfill orders and get them ready for delivery.”
How do you start your mornings and/or end your days at Calypso?
“I get to work! In the vault, we stay busy. We are constantly moving and working hard to make sure that all the orders are completed and accurate. We work on deliveries straight up to the end of the day.”
What’s surprised you most about working in the medical marijuana industry?
“There are changes in the medical marijuana industry daily – it blows my mind how quickly things shift! I work closely with Oriana and the Sales team to keep track of it all. It keeps us on our toes. I like learning new things and working with this amazing and hardworking team. I’ve made a lot of friends since joining Team Calypso.”
What’s something that most people don’t know about you?
“I lived in Green River, Wyoming! I worked as a horse farrier. That’s someone who trims horses’ hooves and applies horseshoes. It was something I did with my brother while we were in high school.”
What was your experience in the US Coast Guard?
“I joined the US Coast Guard after high school and shipped off for Boot Camp in January 2000. I’ve been stationed all across the country including Washington, Florida, and Wisconsin. I had multiple patrols in the South Pole and four trips to the North Pole. My last station was right here in Erie.”
Mike, Team Calypso thanks you for your service to our country!