As VML’s President, Eric provides strategic leadership across our global offices, ensuring continued growth for current client engagements and new business efforts. He is known for his inventive ways of connecting with client partners to help them navigate the constantly-changing marketing landscape.
Since joining VML in 1999, Eric’s been pivotal in the evolution of our capabilities across departments and client teams. He applies his strategic, creative, technological and operational experience to deliver unique solutions. Eric has been central to expanding the VML footprint as the leading strategic partner for the world’s most forward-thinking brands.
Eric has served on the VML Executive Leadership Team since 2007, most recently as chief business officer, where he was responsible for the agency's business development practice. He led the launch of VML Seattle in 2004 with the Microsoft business, and has been integral in VML’s inclusion in other Team WPP operations.
In his free time, Eric enjoys spending time with his family. He is also an avid baseball fan and enjoys the lifelong challenge of improving his golf game. He graduated from the University of Central Missouri with a Bachelor of Science in graphic arts technology management.