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An interview with...

Our very own Warehouse Manager Jamie Benson!

Sonya Storm - Creative Director, DZDHere at DZD we are a close and busy team, so it's always nice when we get a chance to share a bit of our day to day lives with you all! This time we've been talking to our Warehouse Manager Jamie...

How long have you worked at DZD?

12 years!

Could you describe a day in the life of Jamie?

The amazing thing about DZD is that there isn’t a typical day; it’s an ever evolving whirlwind of loveliness.

What would you say is the best part about your job?

I’d have to say the DZD Team; it’s a pleasure to work with such an inventive, design focused bunch of people who are a constant source of inspiration.

What is the best thing about working in Central London?

Free stuff! I love picking up a copy of Time Out in the morning & checking out the free events London always has on offer.

You work for a creative company, are you creative outside of work?

Not particularly, however working for a company like DZD has definitely enabled me to find & appreciate great design within a city bursting with creativity.

If you had to choose, what’s your one must have item from the DZD range?

The Sunflower Grande (34002) always brings a smile to my face.

 

What skills are required in your position on a day-to-day basis?

Inventory Management, Problem Solving, Detail Oriented…… also helps to be pretty damn AMAZING!! Fortunately I tick all the above…….

Which seasons of the year are toughest in your job?

DOH!!…Christmas of course…it’s a complete Nightmare ….but I love it!

 

**QUICK-FIRE QUESTIONS**

What was the last film you saw?

The Handmaiden

What was the last book your read?

Closed Casket by Sophie Hannah

Where’s the last place you visited?

Regents Park Open Air Theatre

What’s your favourite colour and why?

Blue – shows off my eyes.

If you won the lottery, what would be the first thing you would do?

Buy two tickets for the Orient Express.

If you could be any animal what would you be and why?

A Golden Eagle – Kings of the skies – ultimate freedom!

What do you prefer sweet or savoury?

Sweet

What’s your all-time favourite treat?

Vanilla Slice from Patisserie Valerie

 

So there you have it! To find out more about what creative services we offer please visit our website or just give us a call! And you can follow us on Instagram and Facebook for all the latest news and installs from the showroom!

Love DZD x

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