Staff Spotlight - Luke Palmer

Luke Palmer

We put Luke in the spotlight and asked him a few questions back in June 2014 - here were his answers

What is your role at ESE Direct?

Customer Service Co-ordinator.

What do you like to do in your spare time?

Watching and playing sport, visiting the pub, playing video games, listening to music and watching films

Who are you listening to at the moment?

Classic hip-hop, metal and rock, Hollywood Undead, Slipknot and Notorious B.I.G

What was the last book you read?

I don’t read much so Valentino Rossi's autobiography

What is your favourite film/last film you saw?

As a wise man once told me it depends on the day, I’ll say Scarface. Last film I saw was The Outlaw Josey Wales.

If you could have dinner with 3 people living or dead who would it be and why?

Clint Eastwood - A man of many talents, would be cool to meet him.
Valentino Rossi - Legend!
My late Nanny - Because I don’t have many memories or her except photos.

What is your hidden talent?

I'm the next Phil Taylor, but I haven’t been discovered yet!

Luke Palmer enjoying a game of rounders August 2015

Now it's August 2015 and we thought it would be interesting to ask some of these questions again along with a few new ones. Read how he responded.

What is your role at ESE Direct?

Customer Service Co-ordinator

What do you like to do in your spare time?

Play video games, go to the pub, play darts, watch TV.

Who are you listening to at the moment?

Rick Ross, the Game, 50 cent (first 2 albums).

What is the most embarrassing CD/MP3/ record(?!) you own?

N/A (Apparently Luke isn't embarrassed by any of his tunes...)

What was the last book you read and would you recommend it?

The Whiskey Handbook… yes I would!

What are your top 5 favourite films?

1. The Shawshank Redemption
2. Scarface
3. For A Few Dollars More
4. Dirty Harry
5. The Godfather

What is your favourite food, and when was the last time you ate it?

BBQ pulled pork hot-dog with bacon, cheese, chips and onion rings, every time I go to The Whiffler [in Norwich] with a cold one!

What 3 things would you choose to have with you if you were stranded on a desert island?

Beer, Meat and Music

If you could have dinner with 3 people living or dead who would it be and why?

Clint Eastwood, because he is one of the best actors ever.
David Jason because I love only fools.
Biggie Smalls, possibly the best rapper to have lived.

What is your hidden talent?

I’m still working on being the next Phil Taylor.

Thanks for your answers Luke!

Photograph of Debs

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