Before Jessica Bennett worked in accounting in our Atlanta office, she worked for her parents at a baseball card store. Learn about her favorite weekend activity, the reality show she she is embarrassed to watch, and what she loves most about her work.
Name: Jessica Bennett
Title/Position: Currently transitioning from Senior Accountant to WRS Accounting Manager
Office Name/Location: Atlanta, GA
Favorite ethnic cuisine: Mexican – I could eat it every day
Most exotic travel experience: I studied abroad in Fiji
Starbucks (or other coffee shop) order: Orange juice and a pastry (I’m not really a coffee drinker)
A perfect day in would be: Curling up on the couch and clearing out the DVR.
Best advice you ever received: Do what makes you happy
What you like most about your work: Definitely my co-workers
Favorite weekend activity: Tailgating for a Georgia football game.
Your first job: Working for my parents at a baseball card store
Worst subject in high school: Physics
Most productive time of day: First thing in the morning
Reality show you’re embarrassed to admit you watch: Top Shot
A business tool you can’t live without: Bright colored pens and my calculator
Next travel destination: Denver for a wedding
What’s next for you: I’m currently transitioning to be the WRS Accounting Manager and am very excited to start this role!
A bad habit: I bounce my leg way too much
Favorite possession: My iPhone. I was one of the last people to convert from the Blackberry, but now I couldn’t imagine going back.
What book is on your nightstand now? A historical novel about Nefertiti
First thing you do when you get to the office: Put my snacks in the fridge
Your favorite guilty pleasure: People magazine