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Pat Hacker

Pat is a dedicated husband and father. He enjoys being outdoors exploring. His hobby includes anything with two wheels.

A bit more:

Born n’ Raised…

Western Washington. We moved 18 times before I left home to go to college. Hoquiam, Seattle, Bellingham, Sequim, and Port Angeles.

My credentials for my job are…

BSEE from University of Washington but really a software nerd. I been known to read more than a few PhD Theses.

In another life, I’d like to think I was…

an explorer as I love to explore the unknown.

The best piece of advice I’ve ever been given is…

The worst they can say is no, so ask.

Something I’d like to fix for the people in our industry is…

We're in the instant gratification age and our customers are no different. I'd love to provide real time tracking information of their order.

Some little known skills or talents that most people don’t know I have are…

Making my family laugh. I'm pretty serious at work so it's usually a surprise that I'm the funny one at home.

Top three (3) pet peeves…

Interruptions, being late, people not willing to listen to opposing viewpoints.

On Sunday mornings, you can usually find me…

Hanging out with the family.

My favorite word in the English language is…

No or maybe why... no it's no. :-)

If I won the lottery tomorrow, I’d be…

A software company, gotta go with what you know.

When I’m not working, I enjoy…

Biking, hiking, traveling.

When I was 5, I was pretty sure that when I grew up I’d be…

Oceanographer. Jacques Cousteau was seriously cool.

Cats or Dogs?

Dogs

I’ve lived in Oregon for…

38 Years

My top three favorite Podcasts / Books are…

Calvin and Hobbes, The UNIX Programming Environment, Lord of the Rings