A Q&A with DeWinter Group’s Payroll Manager, Margie Bernal

The DeWinter Group welcomes Payroll Manager, Margie Bernal, to our Internal Operations team. We've asked Margie to answer a few questions regarding her past experiences and goals for the DeWinter Group. Make sure to take a look and welcome her to the team!

Phone: (408) 819-2490




How long have you worked in accounting, finance, and/or tech? Recruiting?

I have worked in accounting and finance for over 15 years.

Why do you look forward to working in accounting, finance or tech talent acquisition?

I look forward to working and getting acquainted with the team.

If you were to provide advice to peers in accounting, finance, or tech seeking to develop their careers, what would it be?

I will paraphrase a Rocky movie quote, "It's not about how hard you hit, it's about how hard you get hit and keep moving forward."

How were you introduced to the DeWinter Group? 

I was a client back in 2008 and used their services to seek roles in my field.

What are 3 words to describe the DeWinter Group (or your impression thus far)?

  • Welcoming
  • Elevating
  • Fun

How do you plan on developing the DeWinter Group? What are your goals for the coming year?

I plan on becoming more familiar with the company goals and learning more about the brand.

Fun Questions

What's your favorite thing to do in the Bay Area/Silicon Valley?

Attending 49er football games.

What did you originally want to be when you grew up?

A veterinarian.

What’s your favorite '90s jam?

Baby One More Time - Britney Spears.

A penguin walks through that door right now wearing a sombrero. What does he say and why is he here?

He says" Yeah Buddy!" He is here because he wants to spread love and positivity.