LiquidPlanner Q & A With Jacin Davis

Tatyana Sussex | July 8, 2013

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When he’s not out swim-bike-run training for his first triathlon, our entrepreneurial-spirited Jacin Davis has his head to the grindstone, working for our clients’ success using LiquidPlanner. Here’s a little personal 411 on Jacin — including his idea of happiness at work and a couple book suggestions.

Jacin Davis - Blog PicTitle and description of what you do:

Account Manager –  I help our clients have success using our product, and I’m a dedicated resource for any business-related account issues.

What was it that made you know LP was the perfect fit for you?

Company culture was a top priority for me when selecting a company. When I came in and interviewed with the team I very much felt like it was everything I was looking for. I was also incredibly impressed with the vision CEO Liz Pearce has for LiquidPlanner, and the rapport she has with the Seattle startup world!

How does your personality or style round out your team?

I am very driven and passionate about everything I do so hopefully I can help add those qualities to the team as we work towards our goals.

Do you have a ritual or routine to the start of your work day?

It must always start with coffee. Then, I usually spend 20-30 minutes reading a handful of blogs and news about the industry, new startups, business, etc. This helps me keep a good pulse about what’s going on.

How do you beat boredom?


How would you describe yourself in three words?

Driven, passionate, entrepreneurial

Your idea of happiness at work is:

Being around hardworking, smart, compassionate and fun co-workers.

If you could have any other job, what would it be?

Venture capitalist

A favorite vacation spot, and why?

Kona, HI

A favorite or most influential book?

The Lean Startup by Eric Ries, and The 4-Hour Work Week by Timothy Ferris

What’s your favorite lunch?

Cheeseburger and sweet potato fries. Doesn’t really fit with the diet though.

Favorite or most-used LP feature:

Our training and product videos –  I’m still relatively new so you gotta start somewhere!