Eric is the SVP Mobile Worldwide for GroupM, the world’s largest media investment group. He came to GroupM through their acquisition of mobile advertising measurement company Medialets, where he was the company’s founder and CEO, and where he still serves as Chairman. He is a pioneer of the Internet’s commercialization, and as a co-founder of Proxicom, helped to build one of the first, largest, and most successful publicly traded interactive agencies.
Prior to Medialets, Eric most recently served as Managing Director of WashingtonVC, an early-stage venture capital fund and incubator. Previously he was the founder and CEO of Viaduct Technologies, a global Internet and mobile interactive agency. He was also instrumental in building digitalNATION, a world leading web hosting and services provider, from its launch through its $100m acquisition by Verio Internet/NTT (NYSE: NTT).
Eric began his career with technical and software engineering positions at Genie, a pre-Internet online service provider, and at NeXT Computer.