Eric has been in the Salesforce ecosystem since 2009. In 2010 he started the Southern Indiana Salesforce User Group (now called the Evansville, IN Administrators Group.) In 2011, he organized the very first Midwest Dreamin’, where 100 Salesforce enthusiasts descended upon Louisville for a full day of Salesforce community learning. Midwest Dreamin’ has been an annual event in Chicago since 2014, attracting as many as 800 attendees annually. Eric has been named a Salesforce MVP every year since 2013. He has spoken at Dreamforce in 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017 & 2018, and countless Community-led events and Community Group meetings across the United States. Eric has organized the Dreamforce Newbie “Reunion” Breakfast since 2012 as a fundraising event for Project Night Night.