“He’s unorthodox. He doesn’t follow the rules — and that’s what makes Eric so special. He has a rare balance of creativity and execution. Eric challenges the way things have been done for the possibility of how great they can be.”

Juan Lopez, Owner of Wake & Bake Restaurant (Denver)

“Eric and I have worked on many marketing campaigns together and I’ve always considered him a business unicorn. It’s tough to find someone who is as equally passionate about the numbers side of the business and the creative. He has mastered the art of balance between creating compelling stories to drive customer engagement while keeping the company’s focus in mind to increase sales.”

Ashley Moore, Social Media at Hibbett Sports

“We were blessed to have Eric as a graduate of our DeVos Sports Business Management graduate program at UCF. He was a leader among the students and used his innovative and creative mind to spark new initiatives. He is a perfect match for DraftKings.”

Richard Lapchick, Director of UCF Sports Business Management Program & Civil Rights Pioneer

“Eric, quite simply, is a creative genius. Throughout my career, I’ve yet to come across anyone else with the capacity to deliver inventive solutions the way that Eric does.”

Tim Klug, Sr. Finance Manager at NBA

“When I think of Eric, I think of innovation, ideation, and execution.  His ability to transform a vision into reality is unmatched. His creative mind and contagious determination allows him to add value to anything he is a part of.”

Sable Lee, Assistant Director of Student-Athlete Development at Clemson University

“Eric is one of those rare people you get to work alongside who relentlessly seeks out what is new, exciting and cutting-edge. Not only does he have a pulse on what is currently happening in the sports and entertainment landscape, but he walks a few steps ahead and digs into what is emerging to stay ahead of the curve.”

Brett Estrella, Sr. Coordinator Properties at Excel Sports Management

“Eric is the definition of creativity and innovation. It was always a pleasure working with him and seeing how he continually challenges the status quo. He’s a great asset to any team and makes an immediate impact.”

Jeannette Torres, Sr. Coordinator Partnership Marketing at MLS

“Eric is one of those people that combines his talent with the passion for storytelling and the future. Always ready to ask the next question on how to get better. Very strong multi-platform skills with unique creativity. He’s also searching for the best angle on how to engage with consumers, fans, and brands.

Alex Vergara, Entrepreneur and Former Disney Executive at ESPN Wide World of Sports.

“I have been working with Eric for about two years at Eastbay. We have collaborated and worked on numerous projects together. Eric is truly able to see things from an analytic side and creative side simultaneously. This has worked to his advantage when executing campaigns, creating consumer experiences, and other marketing initiatives.”

Sylvahna Menissian, Marketing Coordinator at Eastbay.com

“Eric is willing to go above and beyond to get the job done. He is super creative and a great team player. He’s always dialed into the latest trends making him someone you definitely want to have on your team if you want to be on top.”

Katie Decker, Partnership Marketing at Denver Nuggets