President and co-founder of Permission Data; Eric was the visionary behind the idea to help brands better manage their customer acquisition efforts, which led to the creation of Permission Data back in 2002.  In his role as president, he oversees the Ad Sales, Marketing and Business Development teams. With over 14 years of online advertising experience, Eric has held senior advertising sales positions at both startup and established companies in the online industry. Prior to starting Permission Data, Eric was the East Coast Sales Director at Net2Phone, Inc. (NASD: NTOP). Before then, Eric was the Director of Sales for Mail.com (NASD: MAIL). He cut his teeth at internet startup Music Vision, the first ad network for music only sites.

Having experience working so many different jobs throughout my life has helped me better handle all types of situations, manage employees and service customers properly. In my lifetime I have: tended bar, waited tables, bussed tables, washed dishes, painted, landscaped, valet parked cars, washed cars, assisted masons, sold real estate, delivered pizzas, opened a restaurant, traded stocks, caddied for golfers, catered parties, sold advertising and flipped burgers.

Summits Attended

iMedia Agency Summit

Shift Happens: Math Men + Mad Men

iMedia Brand Summit

Customers For Life: Creating Brand Loyalty

iMedia Agency Summit

WCW: What Clients Want From Agencies & Media Companies

iMedia Brand Summit

Digital Marketing at Scale: Going Big in 2012

iMedia Agency Summit

Connecting the Marketing Community

iMedia Agency Summit

Collaborate or Die!

iMedia Brand Summit

The Art of Digital Conversation