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Erik has ten years of experience developing design solutions for all types of industries from enterprise corporations, startups, and medium-sized businesses. He has impacted every industry with creative solutions and award-winning work. Erik did animated GIFs for SUBWAY in 2007, e-commerce sites for HP in 2009, product branding in 2010 and brand strategies in 2017. Erik's career has spanned large agencies, corporations, retail, non-profits and branding studios. Currently, Erik works with enterprise corporations and small business developing a variety of branding and design solutions for every touchpoint.

Erik's most recent agency role as Sr. Art Director for The Fowler Group has him wearing many hats. Daily tasks consist of providing leadership, creative direction, art direction, design, strategy and mentorship on branding and web design. Erik works directly with agency management and client stakeholders to help grow business, lead discovery, and present ideas. His wide variety of skills allows him to jump in and out of leadership positions as needed.

Currently, Erik's focus has been on branding but still heavily involved in a range of one-off projects like web design, video, campaigns and print solutions. Erik craves intelligence, insight, craft, and humor. He is constantly learning and continuously creating content on Instagram to satisfy curiosity and drive.