Eric’s career has combined success as a CEO, board member, film producer and professional musician.
Eric served as CEO at lynda.com from January 2008 until May 2015 with the company being acquired by LinkedIn for $1.5B in May 2015.
During his seven plus years as CEO he evolved the company into a global learning company with over $150M in annual revenue, 600 employees and offices in four countries.
Music career highlights include member of TED 2102 Long Beach house band under the direction of Thomas Dolby. Also, one of six musicians in the house band with Phil Collins for the Queen’s Jubilee celebration concert at Buckingham Palace, which included artists Paul McCartney, Eric Clapton, Tom Jones, and Annie Lennox.