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Beyond the Forum Threads: Meet One of Our Engaging Forum Managers

We’re back with another Get-to-Know-You Session on EngineerZone. I hope you enjoyed the last interview with Martin Walker, . You can find it here. I sat down in a recent interview with David Thibodeau, , a seasoned professional in his field, to unravel the intricacies of his role, the impact he is making in the Forums, and interesting facts about him that I bet most of you don’t know. I posed a series of questions and ended with a Rapid Fire round to gain a deeper understanding of who he is.

A Closer Look at David's Key Responsibilities

The first question I asked David to share, is to tell us more about his role as an Applications Engineer and what it takes to ensure a seamless customer experience. So, join the conversation and learn more by watching the video clip below.



How do You Describe Yourself in One Word?

One-word descriptions can be tricky so when I asked David, “What is one word you would use to describe yourself? Guess what? he was up to the challenge! He embraced the task by succinctly characterizing himself as "positive." And he didn’t leave it at that…there is more. Join in the conversation by watching the video clip below



Who Would You Have Dinner With?

Contemplating the prospect of sharing a dinner table with someone from the past or present opens a realm of intriguing possibilities. So, when I asked David if he could have dinner with any person from the past or present, who would that be? Nikolai Tesla!  Play the video clip below to learn more.


Discover David’s Favorite Inventor

I’m sure you’ve guessed by now who David’s favorite inventor is. You are right! Nikolai Tesla. Inventors play a pivotal role in driving progress and shaping the course of human history. So, David shares more on the reasons why he chose Nikolai. Find out more and play the video clip below.

Book Insights

David chats about the last book he read, Madame P.I., describes what’s it about, and spoiler alertOpen mouth he is related to the author. Curious? Watch the video clip to get the details.

The Bucket List

Do you have a bucket list of things you’d like to accomplish in your lifetime? Chatting with David on this topic is engaging. Why? It was especially a difficult question…I learned that he doesn’t have a list but he shares the many wonderful places he traveled and the one particular thing he would like to do. Curious? Watch and learn, by playing the clip below.

Traveling in Time: Where Would You Go?

If there is a possibility to travel back in time, where would you go? David threw a “wrench” with this one question. Find out where he would time travel to and why. Let’s watch the video clip below

Career Excitement and What’s Next?

David shared his excitement about his career and why he loves doing work on EngineerZone Forums. What’s next? Get to find out more by watching the video clip below

Rapid Fire Round

The interview concluded with several rapid-fire questions like is it, Batman or Superman? Find out how David did in this round by playing the video clip below.


Thank you for watching and I hope you have gotten to know David a little bit better in these short video clips. So, to watch the unfiltered version (with a lot more details about our conversation) you can find it in the Video Annex hereJoin us in the next get-to-know-you session here.