Eric is an award-winning business communicator and senior social media community manager, currently kicking ass for clients at marketing agency Callahan. Perhaps he is best known, however, as the 2013 World Air Guitar Champion, and a tireless ambassador for the sport of competitive air guitar -- and its dream of achieving world peace. He speaks about creative inspiration and overcoming mental blocks for marketing professionals, social media influencers, business leaders, education professionals, and audiences of all ages.
He is a multi-headed hydra of creativity, having released 10 albums and toured the world as the drummer for many bands, including Epic Records recording artist Ultimate Fakebook. He is currently the President of the KC Film Critics Circle, founded the movie-review site Scene-Stealers.com, is a contributor to RottenTomatoes.com, has reviewed movies for The Kansas City Star, the Lawrence Journal-World, Kansas Public Radio, KCTV5, KSNT, KTKA, and is a current columnist for The Pitch. He is also the former social media communications chair for American Advertising Federation - Kansas City.