Meet Your Signal Pro: Eric Foreit

At Solid Signal, it’s our team that makes us the premier online destination for satellite TV, antenna, and cellular enthusiasts. Each of our Signal Pros answers calls, emails, and chats to help you find the product you need. They also ship it to you in a timely fashion, and make themselves available to answer any questions you have. Since these folks do so much to make your experience with us a great one, we’d like to give you the chance to get to know them better.

Eric Foreit is works in returns and the Amazon portion of Solid Signal. He processes items sent to Amazon as well as those fulfilled by Amazon and Amazon Vendor Central. Eric also oversees the processing of customer and vendor returns. June 3, 2016 marked Eric’s third year with the company, and he continues to apply his characteristic dedication to his duties. Here are some things you might not know about the man who wears shorts all year long, even during Michigan’s frigid winters:

How did you end up working at Solid Signal? 
“I was in need of a job and Dan Knapp, who works in IT, suggested that I apply.”

What do you like most about your job? 
“My job is ever changing. It is fast pace and there are unique situations every day.”

What has been your greatest accomplishment while working here? 
“I have help our Amazon project grow in to a significant part of our business. I also was one of many who was involved in our building move last year.”

Do you have a spouse/children/pets? What are their names?
“I have two children – one is 17 and the other is five – a wife, dog, and a cat.”

What do you like to do in your spare time? (Hobbies, pursuits, etc.) 
“I attend my son’s baseball games as well as his karate class. I also like to garden, cook, and relax.”

When people meet you, what really surprises them about you?
“I have been told that I am outgoing and have a sense of humor.”

Where is the most exotic place you’ve visited? 
“I once won a trip of Las Vegas from the radio. I never had the urge to visit Vegas, but now that I have gone I would like to go back. There was so much to do and we did not have enough time to enjoy it all.”

If you could have dinner with one famous person who would it be?
“My favorite band is Rush, so I would like to have dinner with Geddy Lee. His bass guitar playing is outstanding and the stories he could tell would be epic!”

About the Author

Jake Buckler
Jake Buckler is a cord-cutter, consumer electronics geek, and Celtic folk music fan. Those qualities, and his writing experience, helped him land a copywriting gig at Signal Group, LLC. He also contributes to The Solid Signal Blog.