Employee Spotlight: Anna Salome
Where are you from?
Born and raised in Georgia. Decatur, Georgia.
Two random facts about you:
- Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt
- Adulting hard in 2018 — got engaged, bought a house, getting married in November
What are your hobbies outside of work?
- Training, competing, and teaching Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
- Spending time with my family and friends
What superhero power would you have and why?
Definitely flying. It would be amazing to explore the world this way.
You can only eat one food for the rest of your life. What is it?
Cookies. I’m a bit of a cookie monster.
What are 4 things you can’t live without?
- My family
- My closest friends
- Jiu Jitsu
- Time away in the great outdoors
Describe what you were like at age 10.
I was the girl playing street hockey with the neighborhood boys but also secretly playing barbies when no one was watching.
Favorite place in Atlanta?
The Dekalb Farmer’s Market — Super fresh, inexpensive groceries, cafeteria style international food, fresh baked goods…what more could you want? Just don’t forget a jacket; it’s seriously cold in there.
Where’s a place you’d love to travel someday?
Alaska. I’ve always wanted to see the northern lights and I love to hike and visit national parks.
Why do you think digital intelligence is important?
The online experience is such a huge component of how customers perceive a business/brand. Digital intelligence allows companies to effectively assess and optimize this experience in a holistic way which ultimately gives them much more control over this perception. Basically, with the right approach, it’s a game changer.
What’s your favorite thing about working at Search Discovery?
I love how SDI gives its employees the freedom to work in the way that best suits them. Plus, the immense amount of internal support amongst coworkers and from the organization, in general, is pretty amazing.