Micky Cook is the newest addition to our ever-growing team of developers. He was born in Abilene but attended school at UTA. He found Ardent through networking knowledge of the agency industry in Fort Worth… and we’re glad he did. We asked him a few questions to help us (and you) get to know him. These were his answers.

What do you do when you aren’t working?

Active life: Cross country running and tennis
Hobby life: Playing/streaming FPS games and learning/working on VR development
For fun: Road trips with my girlfriend on the weekends

What is unique about you?

I grew up driving open wheel race cars

What is your favorite movie quote?

“I am serious. And don’t call me Shirley.” – Captain Clarence Oveur, Airplane 1980

Favorite trip you’ve taken?

Family vacation to New York

What is at the top of your bucket list?

Witness a tornado in person

If you had to eat one meal, every day for the rest of your life, what would it be?

Cajun food

Least favorite food?


Motto or personal mantra?

Focus on the moment at hand

What aspect of your role do you enjoy the most?

Solving a problem no one else knows the solution to

What did you want to be when growing up?


What is an ability you wish you had?

Freeze time

What music is on your playlist?


What is the first thing you would buy if you won the lottery?

An airplane

What is your biggest pet peeve?

Poorly written HTML and CSS

What is your hidden talent?

I am a trained pilot with experience in aerial acrobatics

What’s the last joke you recall?

Q: Why does it take pirates so long to finish the alphabet?

A: Because they spend so many years at c.