6 Questions with QTS' Michelle Temple

Telecom Master Agent and technology distributor TBI highlights Woman of the Channel, Michelle Temple from QTS.

Michelle has spent her 25 year career in Atlanta, GA, beginning in advertising agency account management and later transitioning into corporate marketing.

Along the way, she has gained experience across multiple business verticals, media, and target audiences. The past ten years have been in the IT sector, as marketing director at two different VARs, before joining QTS Data Centers in late 2015. She resides in Atlanta, with her husband of 16 years and two sons (11 & 14), enjoying tennis, traveling, watching her sons’ sports, and cozy family movies nights.


MICHELLE_TEMPLEWhat do you love about your job? 

I’m proud to support our accomplished, national channel sales team.  I equally enjoy and value the culture of QTS; being able to easily collaborate across multiple disciplines within QTS, knowing that we’re all contributing to the future of this company, is quite rewarding.

What do you like about working with TBI? 

Our partnership with TBI is a great example of the mutual goal of customer satisfaction, while sharing the innovations and resources of our companies.

Favorite Quote: 

“It’s always something.”  -- Gilda Radner 😀

What is a key tidbit you'd give to others? 

Be mindful of HOW you speak, not just WHAT you say.

Favorite vacation/getaway destination? 

Living in Atlanta for my entire career, I love to get away to my family’s hometown, and my college town, New Orleans, LA.

If you could have any superpower what would it be?

The power to silence and freeze any action in my home (given two large dogs, one fast cat, and two active boys).


Connect with Michelle on LinkedIn.