Everything at Simon was strange. The building is falling apart in the IT areas, but the executive offices are almost gold plated, there are full sized classic cars in Dave Simon's "office" (read the whole floor), and the other floors are dirty and falling apart.
Culture is very strange as well. Nothing moves fast. NOTHING. Simple decisions take - more... months to make. Writing a 1 page document takes months to get approved with 100s of rewrites.
They still use Lotus Notes 3.1 because Dave Simon runs a report once or twice a year that only works on 3.1, on a 486 PC (this was around Pentium 3 er ... - less