TG Spotlight: Chris Johnson

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Job Title/Role: VP, Digital Product Development

Time at TG: 3 months

Q: Where did you grow up?

A: I was born on the east coast, but really grew up in Wisconsin.

Q: What career path did you choose for yourself as a child?

A: From a pretty early age, I wanted to be a rock musician. 


Q: What's your favorite movie?

A: The Outlaw Josey Wales

Q: What are your favorite activities or hobbies?

A: Playing guitar and recording/mixing music projects. I also like to spend time outdoors. Last but not least, I’ve been practicing martial arts for many years.

Q: Do you have any pets? If so, what are their names? 

A: Yes, two rough collies! Their names are Rocky and Rya.

Q: Where is your favorite vacation spot? 

A: It’s a toss up between St. Maarten and Hawaii

Q: Anything on your bucket list?

A: I would love to visit the United Kingdom and Africa.

Q: What do you love best about your job? 

A: The people for sure, and the solution work we do to help clients solve their problems.

Q: What has been your best experience at TG so far? 

A: It sounds contrived, but it’s the great customer experiences.

Q: What technologies have you worked with or enjoyed working with?

A: That's difficult to say, but I've enjoyed working with Python, as well as many of the new and emerging Javascript frameworks. Machine learning engineering is very interesting to me, so I spend a lot of time in that space as well. Container technology is also really interesting.

Chris Johnson is our executive sponsor for our Software Development Journey content series. He recently published a blog post and led a webinar on the digital evolution, why customers' needs should be the driving force for product concepts, and a brief introduction into what a Three-D approach to software development looks like. Learn more.