Eric has been with Microsoft for 5 years focused on growing the Server and Tools business in sales and marketing roles. He started with Microsoft in a technical sales role focused on SQL Server, Exchange, and SharePoint. He then moved on to manage the server business for Microsoft's largest US Server partner, Dell. Eric is currently the Server Marketing lead for all US OEMs.
Prior to Microsoft, Eric worked as a software developer and software entrepreneur in various technology startups in the Austin, Texas area. He graduated from the University of Texas in Austin with a BS in Electrical Engineering and an MBA. He currently lives in Woodinville, WA with his wife of 18 years and two children.