Eric is responsible for the commercialization of the Shields Health Solution model across the United States. He is tasked with setting strategic direction and the formation of business ventures with hospital partners. Most recently, Eric was the President and CEO of EMG Surgical, Inc. prior to its acquisition by Smith & Nephew, Inc. He was also the Vice President of Sales for the Americas for Smith and Nephew, Inc. (SNN). Previously, Eric has held positions as President and CEO of ERS, Inc. and Vice President of Southeast, Southwest United States, and Latin America for Zimmer, Inc. (ZMH) now known as Zimmer Biomet, Inc. (ZBH).
Eric has a B.A. from Indiana University and an M.B.A. from the University of Notre Dame.