Identity connects us, so Signal uses its ongoing Signalite Social Spotlight to feature our incredible employees for who they really are. The more you learn about them, the more you’ll begin to recognize what makes our favorite individuals unique. Can you identify?
Josh Valenzuela. Account Development Manager. High school friends call him “J-Val.” Has a photographic memory. Played college football at The University of Chicago. Hates attention.
Age: 26. Hometown: El Paso, Texas. Relationship status: Single, but actively going on Bumble dates. Ran with the bulls in Spain. Considers himself “calculated.”
Interests: Anything and everything dog-related (“My German Shorthaired Pointer, Rhone, takes up a lot of my time”). Painting and purchasing art, boating (“I’m the office boat guy”), collecting vinyl, working out, drinking wine, volunteering with UNICEF.
Dislikes: General disorganization, mushrooms and olives, drawing unwanted attention in public, people who lack a sense of adventure (“I’m very whimsical”), bad wine (lives by the cliché “Life’s too short to drink bad wine”).
Would he rather be on a survival reality show or dating game show? “Oh! Give me the dating game. I’d for sure be on ‘The Bachelorette’ if they accepted me.”
What he’s best known for at Signal: “I’m not sure. Maybe my impeccable fashion — I wear a lot of vests. Or maybe my amazing sense of humor.Obviously kidding about both.”