The “Celebrating Our People” series is aimed at highlighting the many talented employees that make up Proof of the Pudding’s teams across the southeast. We hope you enjoy learning more about our hospitality and culinary POPstars!

Left to right in photo: Aaron (son), Dewanna (daughter in law), Rhyan (grand daughter).
Adriel (granddaughter).Acazia (daughter), Archie and his wife Susan.

Purchasing Manager

POP:  Good morning Archie! We appreciate you taking some time to share with us on this Friday. To start, what advice would you share with others at the beginning of their career?
ARCHIE:  Go travel and learn everything. Consume all areas of the field!

POP:  What values have shaped your life?
ARCHIE:  Respect, honesty and pride.

POP:  What was your favorite meal as a kid growing up?
ARCHIE:  Peanut butter and Jelly sandwiches.

POP:  Who has influenced you the most (in life and/or your career)?
ARCHIE:  My mother. Watching her and learning steps and decisions in life – then growing up to be able to use them.

POP:  What is your favorite motivating saying?
ARCHIE:  Off and on. “Off your a** and on your feet…!”

POP:  What is something that people would be surprised to learn about you?
ARCHIE:  My love of life, travel, wildlife, customs, people and knowledge.

by Kelly Treadway in Team