Meet Paul Brown
Jul 30, 2021
As Elecsys' Controller, Paul creates and controls company budgets and ensures that expenses and revenues align. He works across all departments to understand the business and is responsible for the overall financial health of Elecsys. Paul works to make Elecsys more profitable and helps reduce risk by making certain company-wide policies and procedures are being followed.
Job Title: Controller
How long have you been an employee at Elecsys? 2 years at Elecsys, but 5 total years with Lindsay
If you could pick one of your job activities or a recent project to describe as special, what would it be and why? The office remodel was a project that I am proud of and was more fun than I expected it to be.
List five hashtags that describe you personally. #accountant #monotone #loyal #steady #caring
What is something on your bucket list that you have not checked off yet? Attend a World Cup game.
What is one fun fact about yourself? Before taking the Elecsys job, I worked with our International Irrigation team and was able to see some great places and meet some great people.
What is your idea of a great day? Coffee on the back porch, a round of golf, and time with my family.
If you were an animal, what would you be? Why? Eagle, because it would be great to fly and be king of the skies.
If you could invite three people, dead or alive, to a dinner party, who would you invite? Abraham Lincoln, Pablo Escobar, Jesus - just seems like a great dynamic and people that I have a lot of questions for.
Would you rather be able to speak any language or be able to communicate with animals? Speak any language - so I can travel anywhere and be able to communicate.
What is the first thing you would buy if you won the lottery? Beach house - not sure where, though.
If you could time travel, where would you like to travel to? The Colosseum at its peak.
When it comes to snacks, do you prefer salty or sweet? List your favorite treat. Sweet - Peanut Butter Malt from Bob's in Le Mars, IA
If you could choose to have one superpower, what would it be and why? To be able to fly.