Behind the Scenes at Buzztime with Myshkin Miller
At Buzztime, we have a wide array of interesting, fun and passionate employees that all play a significant role in perfecting our product and keeping our customers happy! We’d love to give you the chance to take a peek behind the scenes at who exactly these amazing people are.
Mysh is our Senior Director of Operations, managing our supply chain and logistical operations, including hardware procurement and freight movement. His responsibilities are immense, overseeing the company’s three North American Tech warehouses, working with our factory partners to coordinate production and freight imports, as well as directing installations and field service calls of Buzztime systems. Prior to his 16 years of service here at Buzztime, he served five years in the U.S. Navy, with duty stations in both Scotland and San Diego. Mysh has a variety of interesting hobbies he enjoys in his free time including raising chickens and cultivating an orchard of exotic fruits and avocados. He also brews his own beer and is about to embark on winemaking. With over 15 years as a dedicated Buzztime employee, Mysh still carries a helpful attitude and friendly demeanor in the office every day that is no doubt worthy of pride and recognition.
What is your favorite Buzztime game to play?
Spotlight…I like the diversified round formats, and my daughter and I can combine two generations of pop culture knowledge to post a pretty good score.
What do you think makes for a great atmosphere at a bar & restaurant?
Having lived three years in Scotland during my Navy days, I relish a nice traditional British pub scene.
What attracted you to the industry?
Having started my career in the defense industry, a digital entertainment company promised to be provide much more opportunity for growth, creativity, and excitement. In my 16 years at Buzztime, I have found no shortage of excitement!!
What is your favorite go-to drink?
Dirty Martini, very dry, extremely dirty.
What celebrity, living or dead, would you most like to have a drink with?
Kris Kristofferson…I just want to live before I die!
If you had a bar, what would you name it?
The Why Not
If you had a super power, what would it be?
Long stretchy arms so I could pick an avocado from a 40-foot tree without a ladder or pole picker.
What’s one cool thing about Buzztime you wish people knew?
Extremely dedicated team
If you were stranded on a desert island, what 3 things would you want with you?
Beer, Books, A comfortable pair of shoes.
What is the favorite part of your job?
Keeping the wheels turning for the company and supporting my colleagues to make their jobs easier.
Fun additional information:
- I served five years in the U.S. Navy, with duty stations in Holy Loch, Scotland and San Diego, California.
- I raise chickens.
- I cultivate an orchard of exotic fruits and avocados.
- I brew beer and am about to embark on winemaking.
- I enjoy playing basketball at lunchtime on Fridays with Buzztime colleagues.
Tune in each week to catch the next behind the scenes segment of our Buzztime team.