Erick was born and bred in North Carolina. He spent most of his life just outside of Charlotte in the Lake Norman suburbs. He has worked as a group fitness instructor, personal trainer, life coach, public speaker, and most recently as a branded content editor and creative strategist for a local Fortune 500 company. Erick now resides in Raleigh with his wife, who is also a writer and published author of multiple books, and their two teenagers. He enjoys all things health, fitness, and tech. Erick has written extensively about consumer technology, food, health, and lifestyle for national magazines, local newspapers, and websites such as MSN.com, PCMag.com, About.com, eHow.com, and LiveStrong.com. In addition to being an all-around awesome person, he is a huge Nascar and college hoops fan.
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