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We are delighted to introduce you to the latest addition to the TechNet UK team. Marcel Boothe is joining the team as our intern. You will no doubt meet him at some of our technical events as he will be taking over from Alex Guy who is sadly leaving us to return to university for his final year. (Alex’s exit interview will follow next week! Send us your questions via our Facebook page!)
1. What is your name and where do you come from? (Imagine this being said Cilla Black – Blind Date Style!)
My name is Marcel Boothe and I come from the wonderful city of Birmingham!!
2. How would you describe yourself using 3 tags?
#Creative #Ambitious #Risk-taker
3. What is your favourite gadget?
Xbox 360 Kinect (We suspect every lunchtime he will be playing Kinect in office! There’s a Kinect & Xbox in reception for visitors to play on.)
4. What would we find if we asked you to empty out your pockets?
Tissue, mobile phone and maybe a pack of skittles
5. If you were on a desert island what 3 items would you take with you?
Chicken, iPod and dumbbells
6. What was your first Microsoft product and what is your favourite current product?
Microsoft Office products were my first Microsoft products and my favourite has to be the Xbox 360
7. What did you want to do when you were little?
I wanted to be a footballer and star for Manchester United
8. How many pets do you have/ or had and what were their names?
I have 2 goldfish called Precious and Juels.
9. What are you looking forward to in technology?
I am looking forward to the virtualisation aspects of technology. Also after seeing the Microsoft Future Productivity video I am excited about the way technology is going make things more simple and efficient in everyday life.
10. What was your most embarrassing tech moment?
I have had a few embarrassing moments with Excel. At school I remember losing my entire coursework a few weeks before the end date!!
Meet the rest of the team if you haven’t done already and find out how they answered these questions!