Getting to Know You…3 New DataXu Execs


 

Earlier this week, we announced the addition of 3 new executives to the DataXu team – Rich Forcier, Julie Ginches and Aaron Kechley. At DataXu we’re all about insights, so we thought we’d give you a brief peek at the human side of these executive powerhouses. In true n00b-hazing fashion, we asked them to tell us some of their deepest darkest secrets so we could publish them on our blog!  For a glimpse into the lives of these DataXu celebrities, read on…

Rich Forcier, VP Finance & AdministrationName: Rich Forcier, VP Finance & Administration

Preferred Title: Dad

How do you find relaxation when working in such a fast paced environment? I like a fast paced environment, boredom is stressful!

Next trip: Hawaii

When I grow up, I want to be…a youth soccer coach

Favorite movie or book: “The Velveteen Rabbit”…..this is a perennial favorite at our house.

Julie Ginches, VP MarketingName: Julie Ginches, VP Marketing

Preferred Title: Queen Bee

How do you find relaxation when working in such a fast paced environment? Scuba diving, kite boarding, sailing and fishing! With a demanding job and a 16 year old son, finding time to relax is difficult but when I do – you can’t keep me away from the water.

Next trip: Mauritius

When I grow up, I want to be…an author

Favorite movie or book: “The Grand Piano,” an experiment in collective autobiography by ten writers identified with the rise of Language poetry in San Francisco including my dear friend and mentor Tom Mandel.

Aaron Kechley, VP ProductsName: Aaron Kechley, VP Products

Preferred Title: Chief

How do you find relaxation when working in such a fast paced environment?I used to say I go to the gym, play music, sail, and play squash…now, I am truly grateful to have a baby girl to replace all that!!

Next trip: Sailing in the Mediterranean

When I grow up, I want to be…a better golfer

Favorite movie or book: Biloxi Blues and “Kavalier & Klay”