Erich is an accomplished professional with two start ups under his belt. He owns two consulting businesses WellWater Capital Consulting and Ideaz To Apps. Erich consulting in the areas of I.T. strategy, Gamification, and organization changes. Erich has 15 years of I.T. experience. Erich is an avid learner and holds a Master of Science in Computer Science from Clark Atlanta University, an M.B.A. from Yale University and a Master in Applied Psychology from University of Southern California.

Erich has been studying the impact of technology in interpersonal communication and motivation/behavior modification for 6 years. He has also been studying Gamification for 4 years.

In his free time Erich volunteers as mentor coach as Hack-a-thon Competitions in the Southeast and coaches team on how to improve their sales pitch, business model, and business strategy. And he an organizer of a meetup in Atlanta, Atlanta Presentations and Communication Meet Up where he focuses on interpersonal communication skills and developing strategies for persuasion and influence.