Get to know your fellow co-workers through our Employee Spotlight, where we’ll feature fun facts, quirks, and general info about a Boston & Philly employee. We’ll feature a new employee every month, so be sure to visit this page again soon!
Name: Kyle Clauss
Title: Digital News Writer
Years/months at Bmag: 1 month
Hometown: Nazareth, PA
Current city: Lawrence, MA
Favorite Quote: “I urge you to please notice when you are happy, and exclaim or murmur or think at some point, ‘If this isn’t nice, I don’t know what is.'” —Kurt Vonnegut
Favorite TV Show: I should probably buy cable.
Celeb Crush: Marion Cotillard
Favorite place to eat in Boston or favorite dish: JM Curley
Favorite activity: Hockey
What book are you currently reading? Black Mass
At which store would you like to max-out your credit card?: Vinyl Destination in Lowell
What are three items on your bucket list?: Shoot a gun, ride a motorcycle, eat at the restaurant from Jiro Dreams of Sushi
Fun fact, hidden talent, or something most people don’t know about you: I grew up in a bakery and was a fat child.
Name: James Jennings
Title: Editor, Philadelphia Magazine’s Property section and blog
Years/months at Phillymag: Six-ish months.
Hometown: A little town called Honesdale, PA
Current city: A bigger town called Philadelphia, PA
Favorite Quote: “You’re killing me, Smalls!”
Favorite TV Show: There are so many! In no order: LOST, The Wonder Years, Parks & Rec
Celeb Crush: Ellie Goulding
Favorite place to eat in Philly or favorite dish: I’ve always had a soft spot for Las Cazuelas on Girard Avenue.
Favorite summer activity: It has to be grilling. Although, taking my son to the sprayground is like 1a.
What book are you currently reading?: Mo’ Meta Blues: The World According to Questlove
At which store would you like to max-out your credit card?: Provenance Salvage in Northern Liberties. Although I’m not sure if I have enough space to house the King of Jeans sign.
What are three items on your bucket list?:
- Retire on a large farm with my wife
- Take in a Liverpool F.C. match-preferably the Merseyside Derby- at Anfield in Liverpool, England
- Learn to surf
Fun fact, hidden talent, or something most people don’t know about you: I’m a sneaky athlete and I once hit a home run out of Citizen’s Bank Park.