Ray is our resident Sales Executive. He’s the guy on the other side of the email when you get in touch with us. Ray’s background is quite diverse, sporting a BA in Criminology and Masters in Psychology. He’s even a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. When he’s not picking up calls, creating quotes, and sending emails, he enjoys spending time with his 6-year-old daughter. Over a decade of Business Experience paired with Psychology makes Ray the perfect Sales Exec for Creative 7 Designs.
Q: What’s your favorite song from the 90’s?
A: Suavemente by Elvis Crespo. Was into Salsa dancing. Believe it or not.
Q: What is your hot beverage of choice?
A: I’m cutting down on coffee, so I have to say Mint Tea.
Q: What is your emotional response to the color yellow?
A: Food! Must go to In N Out.
Q: What is the weirdest pet you have ever had?
A: Pet Rock. Lol, I don’t know. Grasshopper for a day, then he escaped! Comeback Hoppy!
Q: If you could have a conversation with anyone, alive or dead, who would it be?
A: That’s easy. Jesus Christ. Every day and all day.
Q: What was your favorite TV show growing up?
A: Full House
Q: If you could have any one superpower, which would you choose?
Q: What does your name mean/does it suit you?
A: Its “Raed Esa Salem”
Raed – Leader
Esa – one of Jesus Arabic names.
Salem – Peace in Arabic
Q: What gets you out of bed in the morning?
A: God and my daughter.
Q: Do you have any irrational fears?
A: Used to have fears of scorpions, because I was stung twice by them. I have no fear now since I have Jesus in my heart.
Q: What would the title of your memoir be?
A: #GoingForit #JustGotPromoted
Q: If you were a color, what would you be and why?
A: Dodgers Blue. Dodgers fan since 1990
Q: What are three things still left on your bucket list?
A: Finishing these questions. Go to Italy and change the world for the better.
Q: Who was your favorite teacher and why?
A: Jesus and my Grandpa. Graceful and loving.
Q: What did you want to be when you grew up?
A: Pilot, that’s why I went into the US Airforce, but didn’t have 20/20 vision so I became a plumber in the Airforce. (No joke lol).
Q: Which three words best describe you?
A: Gritt, committed and patient (when I want to).
Q: If you could travel in time, would you go to the past or the future? Why?
A: Past to when Jesus walked the earth 2018 years ago. I just want to be around Him.
Q: How would you like to be remembered?
A: He went for it and kept on going.
Q: Do you have any random pastimes you enjoy?
A: Playing Baseball, Softball, and Golf.
Q: How would you describe what you do at work to a child?
A: I use computer and phone a lot!
Check out our other team members in previous posts, or on our team page, and check back later for more fun posts about all things web design, graphic design, and marketing! In our next post, we Q&A with Jessica!