Eric, Vice President of Technology, was previously a Senior Software Engineer at iXL, Inc., a leading strategic Internet service provider. There, he designed, developed and deployed dynamic, enterprise level web applications and web application servers for Global 2000 clients, such as Avon Books, William Morrow Publications, Marden-Kane, Inc., BabyData.com, and Predict It. Eric designed and implemented real-time e-commerce and database solutions for these Web applications as well. He was also formerly employed at Yoyodyne, the Web's leading direct marketer. There, Eric was part of the team that redesigned Get Rich Click into the Web's leading promotion. In addition, he designed and built the beta development version of EZSpree, the largest on-line shopping promotion. Eric attended the Rochester Institute of Technology and Mercy College for Computer Engineering and Computer Science.