Name: Bruce Martin
Position at Famous: Web Developer
Service Branch: Army
Rank attained: Specialist
Years of service: 1987 – 1991
Location(s) where stationed: Ft. Leonard Wood, MO, Huntsville, AL, Grafenwöhr, Germany, Ft. Lewis WA
Name of unit: 574th Ord Co.
About Bruce’s military service:
It was only after getting to Basic Training; I learned I had another name. Fred. Yes, as proof that all soldiers are the same no matter where we came from. We had to learn we were one unit, one force and no different from the soldier next to you, “Fred”, the soldier on the right is no different than “Fred” the soldier on the left of you.
About Bruce’s role at Famous and his smoking habits:
I develop backend code for the family of websites run by Famous-Smoke Shop. I’m A former cigarette smoker, and I now occasionally enjoy the infusion of flavors from Tabak Especiale, Tatiana, and Acid cigars.
Why Bruce loves his job:
The challenge. Never running from a challenge, I enjoy facing them head on, resolving the impediments to accomplish the goal. There is never a lack of challenges, making each day more interesting than the last.