Get to Know HQ: Ken Konkol

Ken & Connie Scotland

At VMSI, our employees are what make us valuable. In order to connect with our customers and employees near and far, VMSI is engaging in a social media web series introducing our headquarters staff to the world. With random interview questions, you’re sure to learn something new and interesting about those working in the corporate office!

Ken Konkol is the CEO at VMSI and has been a part of the VMSI Family since 2014. Ken is responsible for setting and overseeing VMSI’s strategic direction, establishing corporate policies and procedures, managing the overall business and financial performance of the company, and to ensure our mission, “To be the BEST DECISION our Clients make”, is achieved.

Ken was born January 1st in South Bend, Indiana and currently resides in Gainesville, Virginia with his wife, son, and furry son, Bentley. His hobbies include spending time with family, traveling, and watching all sports associated with the University of Notre Dame (GO IRISH!!!), Chicago Bears, and the Cubs.

Random Facts

What is your favorite breakfast cereal?

Cap’n Crunch Berries or Lucky Charms

If you had to listen to one song for the rest of your life, what would it be? 

Chicken in the Corn by Brushy One Note.  If you have not heard this song, I highly recommend you look it up to listen to this classic hit 😊

Who would you most like to switch places with for a day (could be anyone — a celebrity or even an animal!)?   

Jimmy Fallon.  He is so hilarious and gets to meet so many inspiring people.

If you had a talk show, who would your first three guests be? 

Lou Holtz, Adam Sandler and my Dad.

If you could choose only one place to go on vacation for the rest of your life, where would it be and why?

Just put me on a cruise ship bound for nowhere.  Being at sea provides me tranquility and much needed relaxation. 

What TV show or movie do you absolutely refuse to watch? Why?

Dr. Pimple Popper, 100% for sure, final answer!

 Toilet Paper: over or under?

There are two types of people on this earth, good, honest, friendly people and then there are the people who truly believe toilet paper goes under….   Always over!