PMA People: Ken Macsay

Ken Macsay, IT Director

Chicago Office, IL & Home Office, MI

Ken recently celebrated 15 years with PMA!

Kim VargheseWhat current projects are you working on?
I’m supporting NetPoint’s end users as well as its deployment, support and implementation. I’m also working on a cloud-based document management pilot.

What is your career highlight so far? (at PMA?)
It would have to be the implementation of our MPLS network, VOIP ShoreTel phone system, and Concur Expense Reporting,

What is something new or innovative happening in your industry?
Big Data (new tools to analyze and dissect company wide information) and the Internet of Things (the interconnection off all devices) are the big buzz words floating around.

What university or college did you graduate from?
I received a Bachelors from Michigan State University.

What is your favorite local establishment/feature (restaurant, museum, stadium, etc.)?
My favorite establishment depends on the city; in Chicago it’s Kinzie Chophouse, Au Cheval, and Rossi’s (a dive bar); in Grand Haven, MI it’s Fricano’s Pizza.

Provide a Fun Fact?
Did you know that nearly 17% of users are safeguarding their accounts with the password 123456?