Eric has been building and investing in tech that impacts media for two decades. Most recently, he led venture and growth deals for The Walt Disney Company.
Prior to Disney, Eric served as EVP Digital for Live Nation, where he created the company's internal innovation group, led web and mobile strategy, established the corporate venture team and managed Live Nation’s fund.
Previously, Eric founded big data company BigChampagne, a leading web and mobile analytics provider to brands, Wall Street analysts, and the entertainment industry. BigChampagne was acquired by Live Nation in 2011.
Eric received his B.A. from Rice University, where he has served as an alumni interviewer for years.