Meet Our Marketing Director, Kelly Redinger

Posted On: Sunday, June 23, 2013 , News

Meet our Marketing Director, Kelly Redinger! Very much into family and nature, Kelly is a Wolverine woman at heart. She is a veteran of the brand and her passion and love for what she does shows daily. Kelly was nice enough to answer a couple normal and… not so normal questions. Enjoy! 


1.    W: Where did you grow up?
Lansing, MI

2.    W: First Kiss?
KR: 2nd grade

(That was all the information she would give, obviously it was a scandalous 2nd grade kiss)

3.    W: College?
KR: Ferris State University

4.    W: Nickname as a kid?
KR: Sparky! I worked in a telecommunications office when I was in college and there were numerous times that the phones blew up when I touched them!

(Well we know from that 2nd grade kiss that she is electric!!!)

5.    W: Favorite adult beverage?
KR: That depends; every day kinda drink –red wine. Special occasions – Cruzan rum. Any kind.

6.    W: Vices?
KR: Coffee. I need it to function or I get a bit grumpy.

7.    W: If you could have any career, what would it be?
KR: I’d be a ski bum

8.    W: Speaking of sports, what sports did you/do you play?
KR: Golf, Volleyball, and ski!

9.    W: Most embarrassing moment?
KR: There are so many to choose from….I got a flat tire last night. Our whole family had to walk home. I was wearing heels and we were in the country.

10.    W: My parents would say growing up I was….
KR: Perfect!! (Followed by a laugh). No, I was a good kid, except for the party incident – but it was my brother’s idea!

11.    W: If we came over for dinner, what would you make us?
KR: Lasagna


12.    W: If a penguin walked in your office wearing a sombrero, what would you say?
KR: Hola!!!

(Hey, it could happen!)

13.    W: If you were an animal, what would you be?
KR: A panther!

(I hope no one brings their dog into work….)

14.    W: What was the last book you read?
KR: James Herriot series to my kids.

15.    W: What is your pet peeve?
KR: When people pop/crack their gum.

16.    W: What do you want to be when you grow up?
KR: I haven’t decided yet.

17.    W: Where would you go in a time machine?
KR: The  40’s or 50’s. It would be nice to meet some of my old family members. 

18.    W: If you were trapped on an island, what 3 items would you want?
KR: Coffee, Cruzan, & toothbrush. It’s a tossup between the toothbrush and wine though.

(It also sounds like she won’t remember being trapped on that island. Smart move!)

19.    W: How do you feel about garden gnomes?
KR: I think they’re funny! I’m thinking of buying one. Gnomeo and Juliet is hysterical.

20.    W: Tell us about your first break-up?
KR: It was in high school. I kicked him to the curb, he was a dork.


Thanks for being our fearless Marketing leader, Kelly!