People at Work

Scott Meek Immediate family: Wife, Kathy; daughters, Aubrey, 24, Allison, 19, and Julia, 17.
Norwalk Reflector Staff
Jul 25, 2010

 

Scott Meek

Immediate family: Wife, Kathy; daughters, Aubrey, 24, Allison, 19, and Julia, 17.

Education: Norwalk High School. Terra Community College.

Occupation: Salesperson for Smiley Automotive for the last four months.

What was your first job?: Meek's Pastry Shoppe. I was a "clean-up technician" at age 10. I always worked hard and was paid well.

Dumbest customer request or question? At Smiley's, somebody asked 'do you sell cars here?'

Most embarrassing moment at work? Dropped three cream pies in the kitchen at Berry's Restaurant ... I had to go and make more.

What is your dream job? Charter fishing captain anywhere.

Most rewarding part of your job?: Seeing how excited people are when they take delivery of their new car.

Most unique habit: My wife says I can fall asleep in 10 seconds.

Biggest pet peeve? Lousy drivers.

Biggest guilty pleasure? Chocolate cake.

Most embarrassing part of your CD collection: Kiss and Styx.

Favorite childhood memory: Spending time with my parents on our boat at Cedar Point.

Best thing about living in Norwalk? Knowing so many people. Small-town atmosphere.

Biggest complaint? None.

What do you like to do when not working? Spend time with my family and fishing.

What's been the best car you've ever owned? A '76 Pontiac Firebird.

How do you get off the phone with a telemarketer? Hang up.

What do you do for exercise? I never sit still ever.

What's your favorite recreational activity? Fishing.

How do you relieve stress? Take a long walk.

Name your favorite place to eat: Berry's Restaurant.

What's your favorite song and why?: "He went to Paris" by Jimmy Buffett. It reminds me of my grandfather.

In high school, everyone thought I: was having too much fun and I was.

The best advice I ever got was: Treat people the way you like to be treated.

My dream house would have: A large stone fireplace and be self cleaning.

A movie or play that everyone should see is: Godfather I and II because it is an epic story.