Eric Higgs, President and CEO. Board Member
Eric Higgs is a dynamic leader who brings more than 20 years of high-tech business experience, with a focus on industry changing innovation, calculated risk-taking, and efficient, profitable paths to market.
As President of LumaStream, Eric Higgs is the chief architect of the go-to-market strategy including technology development, sales and marketing strategy, operations, and investor relations. From his experience with successful, hyper-growth companies, Eric Higgs is able to quickly deploy enterprise business processes and information system design to support the company’s dramatic growth. Additionally, Eric Higgs steers the company’s sustainable differentiation and profitability by enforcing tenants of speed to market, a patented technology portfolio, and high quality service.
Eric Higgs started his career in 1988 with KPMG Peat Marwick as an information technology consultant. He subsequently joined Citysearch in 1995 as the Chief Information Officer, successfully leading the design, development and implementation of the operating and information infrastructure within that hyper-growth environment that culminated in their successful public offering after a merger with Ticketmaster. Shortly thereafter Eric Higgs was named Chief Operating Officer of Cerego, LLC, a company executing a radically new technology paradigm for adaptive learning.
Eric Higgs is also an accomplished sculptor. His work is in major public installations, museums, and private collections around the world.
Eric Higgs received a B.S. degree in Computer Science at the College of William and Mary and an M.B.A. from Stanford University.