Duncan being sworn into the army

Staff Spotlight: Duncan, Intern

Interviewer: “What was your path to KCG?”

Duncan Mahnken: “I graduated from VMI in 2016 and really bounced around from position to position trying to find the perfect combination of my passion for service and the desire to work in the defense sector.”

Interviewer: “What is your favorite part about your internship?”

Duncan Mahnken: “My favorite part of the internship is the opportunity to work with such great people from a variety of military and technological backgrounds. I feel I have learned something from everyone and have found these lessons invaluable!”

Interviewer: “What makes KCG a great place to work?”

Duncan Mahnken: “The environment is awesome here! Everyone looks forward to coming to work and everyone is willing to assist in any way they can.”


Interviewer: “How would you describe the employment experience?”

Duncan Mahnken: “I love the diversity of responsibilities at KCG. You will perform a plethora of tasks everyday that will always keep you actively engaged and constantly on your toes. “


Interviewer: “How do you describe your work to your friends and family?”

Duncan Mahnken: “I break down my work place responsibilities to my friends and family as a high wire act between social media marketing, lobbying for federal and municipal contracts, writing scripts and informational podcasts, as well as doing my best to assist my coworkers in anyway possible.”


Interviewer: “What advice would you give to other students applying for an internship at KCG?”

Duncan Mahnken: “Get ready for an adventure because each day will present its own challenges. Take the time to process them, set your goals for the week, and then get to work!”



KCG has internships available, apply at http://ow.ly/kyxo30dDSmW