Exec of the Week: Karn Jariwala

Exec of the Week: Karn Jariwala
January 23, 2015 nmsayorku

Round 2 of our is here! Our featured exec member is Karn Jariwala. He doesn’t always drink frappuchinos, but when he does, it has to be from Starbucks.

  1. What is your name? Karn Jariwala
  1. What year are you in and what is your major? BBA at Schulich School of Business.
  1. Why did you choose to join the NMSA? Meet amazing people and learn about the opportunities in marketing.
  1. Are you ready for this questionnaire? I’ve been ready since I was born.
  1. It’s a very hot and muggy day. You desperately want something very cool and refreshing to quench your thirst and revitalize your body. What would you drink — either make your own or store-bought. Green Tea Crème Frappuccino or Blue Labatt beer depending on my mood.
  1. If you could have any job in the world, which one would you want? I would be a professional model or a highly reputed journalist. I go back and forth.
  1. If you could play any musical instrument, what would it be and why? If you already play an instrument(s), what do you play and why? Saxophone. I would be jazzing errythin’ around me.
  1. What article of clothing could you not live without? My watch. (I am so classy that mans be filing class action law suit again me.)
  1. What is your favorite season and why? Spring, it has the perfect blend of summer-time optimism and winter-life realism.
  1. Name your favorite children’s story. The magic porridge pot. Sorry, I was educated in a British school.
  1. Based on something you’ve already done, how might you make it into the Guinness Book of World Records? Racing miniature cars.
  1. Have you been told you look like a celebrity? If so, who? I’ve been told I look like Karn J. #celebStatus #narcissistic
  1. What kind of music do you like? Pop (almost about every song) and rap (Kanye and Macklemore, everything is mostly crap).
  1. If you could snap your fingers and appear somewhere else, where would you be? Pandora (Avatar).
  1. Crunchy Peanut Butter or Smooth? Smooth, all day erry day.
  1. If you had to be handcuffed to one person for an entire month, who would it be? Kate Upton, obvious answer.
  1. What is your favourite holiday? Halloween.
  1. What is your biggest fear or phobia? Heights, I have passed out on roller coasters before.
  1. If you could have dinner with one person, dead or alive, who would it be and why?

John Pemberton (Coca-cola founder), always wanted to know how he initially convinced people to literally drink COCAINE with sugar-based syrup and water.

  1. What is your favourite movie? 50/50, closely know a person that beat cancer against the odds. The movie captures the life of a cancer patient and its effects on the surrounding individuals quite well.
  1. Are you a morning or night person? Both or neither. I am MOOD oriented person. “I go 0 to a 100 real quick.”
  1. If you could have any superpower, what would it be and why? Invincibility.
  1. What’s your pet peeve? People posting pictures of their pets on social media accounts.
  1. If you were an animal, what would you be and why? Male Asiatic lion. Life spent mostly in relaxation, recreational hunting, and hanging out with tribes.
  1. Please insert shameless twitter/instagram/linkedin plug here:
    twitter: @iAmKarnJ
    insta: @KarnJariwala