MEET MELVIN GUINN
Are you a Springfield native, or a Springfield transplant?
Transplant from Tulsa, Oklahoma.
What attracted you to the advertising field?
I enjoy being a part of something new. The creative minds in advertising deliver that.
What do you love most about your job?
The people for sure!!!
Do you have any office nicknames around the office?
How would your best friend describe you?
Entertaining and loyal.
Tell us a unique fact about yourself that few people would know.
I’m addicted to HGTV! I could literally watch it 24/7.
What food do you crave most?
Hotdogs! Mainly the ones from Quik Trip, but there are no QT’s in Missouri.
If you could learn to do anything, what would it be?
Speak a foreign language. Spanish would probably be the most beneficial but any, really.
What is your favorite book of all time?
I’m not a huge reader, so I don’t have one.
Do you have any special (or strange) talents?
I sing or hum most of the time, whether there is music playing or not. I can also do backhand springs.
If you had to choose a theme song for your life, what would it be?
“Firework” by Katy Perry.
If you could meet anyone – living or dead – who would you choose?
My grandmother on my mom’s side. She passed away before I was born.
The title of your personal autobiography would be:
“Oh, You’re Serious- Life and Times of Melvin Guinn”
If Revel were an animal, what would it be and why?
I would say a Bald Eagle because it’s strong and has a long life span.
Leave us with your favorite quote:
“Let nothing dim the light that shines from within.” -Maya Angelou