Q&A with Justin McDowell

Justin McDowell

This month’s spotlight on Delivering the Best, Better is on Justin McDowell. For his full bio click here.

Where are you from?
Newport News, Virginia

What is your favorite vacation place or what vacation plans do you have this year?
We are traveling to Bryson City, North Carolina, this summer. Whitewater rafting, fishing, and plenty of beer at the local microbrewery.

Favorite Food?
Grilled chicken with my wife’s homemade BBQ sauce.

In one sentence or less, how would your spouse/significant other describe you?
Nerdy, easy going and a great dad.

What is the first job you had?
Washing dishes at a seafood restaurant.

Favorite hobbies/things to do on the weekend?
Dart league, hunting and playing outside with my kids.

Are you a morning person or a night owl?
Night owl.

Do you like to cook? What is your favorite thing to make?
Yes. Anything grilled or smoked.

What do you do at IC?
I am the IT Director. I make sure that all of Incentive Concepts’ servers and internal networks are running and healthy. I also help the IC team with all their hardware and software issues.

What did you want to be when you were growing up?
A welder, like my dad.

If you could live in any other country where would it be?
Canada, specifically western British Columbia. Mountains, forest and snow are where I feel most at home.

If you could live the life of a celebrity, who would it be and why?
Probably none, I hate the limelight.

Favorite STL restaurant?
Erios. It’s a small Italian place near my house.

What’s an item on your bucket list?
To visit every continent at least once.

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