Employee Spotlight: Derek Groome

Derek Groome is one of our talented installation technicians here at Livewire, and few have caught on with the same speed and ability as he has! Stepping in and helping out wherever he’s needed, it’s no wonder Derek is our Employee of the Month for July 2022!

How long have you been with Livewire?

I’ve been with Livewire for about five months now! (started February 1, 2022)

What do you like best about working for Livewire?

I love learning about new and different technologies. It’s also a place where everyone pitches, so I like having the opportunity to help both our clients and other team members.

What’s one of your favorite memories/jobs/projects from your time here?

Honestly, it’s receiving this Employee of the Month award. It’s really great to see the appreciation everyone has shown for my hard work.

Outside of work, what are a couple of things you like to spend time doing?

I enjoy playing with my dogs and taking them on runs. I like to stay active and play soccer, disc golf, bike, and travel. I enjoy a lot of good TV shows and like to maintain a healthy lifestyle by eating well, gardening, and doing yard work.

Name your top 3 favorite movies:

Terminator 2, Ace Ventura Pet Detective, and Predator

What’s your favorite Richmond Restaurant?

There are so many, but I really enjoy Stella’s, Edo’s Squid, Helens, and Savory Grain (to name a few).

What was the first concert you ever attended

It was Bush and No Doubt.