Eric joined ABC in 2003 following a career leading Compensation and Benefits functions for several Fortune 500 companies. Eric has more than 20 years’ experience in the HR and Employee Benefits field. Eric is responsible for overall Company leadership and strategic direction, as well as shared business development responsibilities. Eric also maintains active consulting and relationship roles with many of ABC’s key clients. Prior to joining ABC, Eric was the SVP – Compensation & Benefits for Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide. Eric also held senior Compensation and Benefit leadership positions for PepsiCo, Tambrands Inc., and HomeGrocer.com. Eric has an undergraduate degree in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University (1989) and an MBA in Finance from the Stern School of Business at NYU (1992).