Get to know Andrew Nigrelli, our new Website Support Specialist.
What are you looking forward to the most about joining the team here at AYC?
I am looking forward to working in an environment where ideas are encouraged and pursued.
Describe a typical day for you in the office.
A typical day in the office begins with some coffee. After that, I'm usually checking e-mail, ZenDesk, and Trello.
What were you doing before you joined the team?
I was an an Associate Producer with Fox Sports. Before that I was a Broadcast Associate with NFL Network/NFL Films.
Have any interesting hobbies?
Most of my hobbies involve music or sports. I play drums, bass, and guitar. I love to go to concerts. I also play hockey and snowboard.
What’s your go-to music when you’re working?
It varies depending on the task I am working on. Some artists I listen to are Pretty Lights, Bonobo, Tycho, John Butler Trio, Lettuce, and Snarky Puppy.
Tell us something unique about yourself, a fun fact that we don't know.
I was the drum major of my high school marching band.
Want to share with us a project you have worked on in the past that you are most proud of?
I am most proud of working at 3 Super Bowls, including one where my Giants won. I worked at Super Bowls XLIV, XLV, and XLVI as a Production Assistant for NFL Network. My responsibilities varied each day. Some of the tasks I handled were driving on-air talent around town, cleaning the set after each show, and running errands for the production staff.
Have you seen any industry trends recently that inspired you?
I am a fan of clean and simple designs. A great example is Apple's website.
What’s the best advice you’ve ever gotten?
Be patient and persistent.