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I’d like to see MTMM become a regional resource for entertainment. Potentially franchise out or expand into larger markets.
Location: Rochester, MN
Eric grew up in Wheeling, Illinois. He made his way to Minnesota after becoming engaged to his future wife, Erin. They share a household with their cats Ella, Ash, and Bindi, and a tortoise named Fern.
Eric graduated from Winona State University in 2003. He makes his living as a Web Programmer for CWS, a design and marketing company in Rochester. He enjoys travel, video games, and hiking. He also spends his free time as a semi-professional landscape photographer.
“I like how music can make you feel a certain way or tell you a story all within a couple minutes.”
What do you like about Rochester?
I like how everything in town is within 20 minutes, and that we’re not far from other major cities.
Classic Rock or 90s Rock
Bands / Artists:
Pearl Jam, Lynyrd Skynyrd
“Black” – Pearl Jam
Guilty pleasure artist:
Barry Manilow, Elton John, or Phil Collins
When you can’t decide on music, who is your go-to artist?
I usually just run some random stuff that I have saved. If I had to pick I’d probably go for one of the guilty pleasure ones.
Random Facts About Eric:
Favorite movie/TV show:
Inception / American Dad
What always makes you laugh?
Probably the Grandpa Simpson rant about being a strike-breaker in the 30’s.
What is something you’ve had to unlearn?
I had to unlearn procedural programming to finally understand MVC model programming.