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Mark Cape

Office Manager
Started at Socratic in 2006
I am the administrator and support liaison to the Socratic teams and company.
If you could be anywhere other than right here, where would you be? 
PUERTO VALLARTA, MEXICO IN A BEACH CHAIR WITH A CERVEZA IN HAND.
Who is someone you admire, and why?
MY FATHER. HIS POSITIVE OUTLOOK AND DRIVE TO KEEP HEALTHY, HAPPY AND MOTIVATED ARE INSPIRING.
When not working, what are you happiest doing?
TAKING DAY TRIPS DRIVING TO THE COAST DISCOVERING RESTAURANT DIVES, AND WATCHING THE SUNSET.
What is the most inspiring part of you job?
WATCHING THE TECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY BOOM, EVOLVE AND THRIVE. IT’S EXCITING TO BE INVOLVED WITH THE RESEARCH BEHIND NEW IDEAS, AND WITNESS THE PROGRESS OF THE TECHNOLOGIY INDUSTRY RIGHT HERE IN THE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA.
What is a pet peeve you have?
SAN FRANCISCO PEOPLE WHO RAISE ISSUE WITH THE NICKNAME/ SLANG TERM “FRISCO” …NATIVES, NON-NATIVES, WHO CARES …CALL IT WHAT YOU WANT, THIS NONSENSE POINTLESS DEBATE WILL NEVER GO AWAY.
How do you think your colleagues would describe you?
KIND, COLORFUL, TRUSTWORTHY AND BALANCED.
In another life, what do you think you were/would be?
A FREE SPIRT HIPPIE. I LOVE TAKING WALKS OR DRIVES AND STUMBLING IN ON UNIQUE SETTINGS OR SURROUNDINGS.
What would you order if we went to happy hour?
SOME SORT OF IPA OR CRAFT BEER.
So far, what has been your best memory at Socratic?
ONE YEAR FOR THE COMPANY HOLIDAY PARTY I BOOKED A FEW LANES AT A LOCAL BAR GASTROPUB/ BOWLING ALLEY, WE FLEW REMOTE FOLKS TO JOIN US IN SAN FRANCISCO, AND HAD AN AMAZING TIME AND SOME EPIC MEMORIES.
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