Emerald's Employee Spotlight: Meet Meg Ryan


What do you do at Emerald?

I am a sales representative, my day typically consists of communicating with my customers, prospecting for new customers, attending networking events, and cold calling.

How long have you worked for Emerald?

I have worked at Emerald since I was in high school. I have been working in sales for about a year and a half.

Your favorite memory at Emerald?

It’s hard to just name one memory, a few of my favorite moments at Emerald are when we have fun company events such as BBQs, bring your dog to the office day, or when someone or myself has a successful win in the sales department, we all get excited!

Do you have a favorite quote?

“Go the extra mile, it’s never crowded.”

What’s one thing you couldn’t live without?

Such a terrible answer but…I couldn’t live without my cell phone.

What was your first job?

My first job was at Nonna Bellas Pizzeria as a cashier.

If you had to eat one meal, every day for the rest of your life, what would it be?

I would eat tacos every day for the rest of my life if I could.

What’s the best concert you ever attended?

Huey Lewis and the News!

Which part of your job do you enjoy the most?

My favorite part of my job is being a problem solver for my customers or potential clients, it’s very rewarding to be able to help someone run their business more efficiently and being their “go-to” person.

Tell us something most people don’t know about you…

I’ve been a volunteer at Rikers Island Prison in a program to help men who were incarcerated prepare for an opportunity to attend college after they were released.