Monday, March 21, 2016Labels: Comfort Supply, Comfort Supply promotion, Nashville Comfort Supply, Samantha Smith
Join us in congratulating Samantha Smith on her recent promotion to branch manager of our Nashville location. We recently sat down with Samantha and asked her about her time at Comfort Supply. Read on to learn about her day-to-day responsibilities and what she likes to do outside the office.
A: I was in search of a better opportunity and potential career advancement.
Q: What accomplishment at Comfort Supply are you most proud of?
A: I am most proud of the fact that two and a half years ago, I came into this business not knowing much about the HVAC field. I was given an opportunity to show Comfort Supply that I was a learner – and while there’s always more to learn, I’ve come a long way. I work with a great team and appreciate every person who has helped me get here. Where I am right now wouldn’t be possible without them!
Q: How long have you been with Comfort Supply?
A: A little over two and a half years. I joined in May of 2013.
Q: What was your previous title(s)?
A: Office Coordinator and Assistant Branch Manager
Q: What roles/responsibilities did you have in that position?
A: Managing the phones, assisting customers with any needs, helping my coworkers with tasks that they needed assistance with, applying payments, filing. Basically anything I could do or help with!
Q: What are your new roles/responsibilities as manager of the Nashville branch?
A: As Nashville’s Branch Manager, I work closely with our salesmen, customers, fellow branch managers and the executive team. I run the day-to-day business tasks with the help of my team, help with budgeting, handle any issues as they arise, boost company morale and show the employees that everything they do for the company is appreciated.
Q: What is your favorite thing about your job?
A: The people that I work with – that includes customers as well. We couldn’t be a business without them!
Q: What makes Comfort Supply so great?
A: The opportunities that they offer their employees. I enjoy how the whole company works as a team. We all depend on each other for the business to be successful.
Q: What do you like to do outside of work?
A: Being a mom to my 10-year-old son who enjoys and plays all types of sports. Sporting events, bowling, being outside.
Q: Where are you from?
A: I was born in Ohio, but I grew up in Hendersonville, Tenn.
We’re proud to have people like Samantha on our team. Tell her congratulations the next time you see her!