BIL Conference, “Coworking to Coliving, the Digital Utopia” (March 2008)
Interviewed by Young Money Magazine (February 2008)
Interviewed by Smart Money Magazine twice (March 2005 and October 2005)
Erickson Web Consulting
May 2006 – Present
I help individuals, businesses, and universities develop beautiful web presences that are easy to manage. I share what I learn with the WordPress community through tutorials and plugins.
May 2007 – March 2008
Developed a facebook application that allows students to choose classes with the help of friends.
Won 6th Annual Texas A&M Ideas Challenge.
In March, I stopped pursuing this project. It is still available through Facebook, but is not being developed or supported.
Mays Business School, Web Designer and Photographer
May 2006 – July 2008
Redeveloped and maintain many of the Mays Business School websites.
Add value to Mays Business School by applying my knowledge of new technologies.
Provide technical expertise and photography in the Business School.
iPod in Car.net, Founder
July 2004 – March 2007
Developed an online resource for those looking to add iPods to their cars, featuring product reviews, step-by-step guides, and photo galleries.
Became the top Google search result for iPod in Car, and increased ad revenue ten fold over three months.
Sold company to iLounge in March 2007.
Aesthetic Studios (self-employed), Web Designer
August 2003 – August 2006
Created successful, functional websites and other promotional material (logos, corporate presentations, print packages…) for clients such as William Pear International, Yours Truly Gifts, and the Conroe Tigers.
Starting and running my own business provided me with an invaluable experience that could never be taught in a business class.
Logic Design, Graphic Designer
October 2003 – December 2003
Developed the interface and frontend design of an online application on time and addressed the many problems that arose along the way.
Logoyes.com has now been featured on Entrepreneur.com as an award-winning application.
Speed Printing, Assistant Graphic Designer
June 2003 – August 2003
Designed print work (brochures, business cards, posters…), developed long-term client relationships, and worked in a group environment.
Texas A&M University
2005 – 2009
BBA in Finance, 3.5 Grade Point Average
Active member of the Business Honors Program
One of twelve students in the Titans VII class of the Mays Titans program
Took a course in Moral Philosophy over the summer.
Awards and Honors
Judge – Texas A&M University Ideas Challenge (May 2010)
Finalist – New Ventures Competition (June 2009)
3rd Place – Texas A&M University Ideas Challenge (May 2009)
1st Place – Texas A&M University Ideas Challenge (May 2007)
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