Erik Geisler leads Facebook’s U.S. Agency team, which is responsible for developing industry-leading partnerships that drive education, advocacy, transformation and opportunity at the holding company and operating company levels. Previously, he led the Technology and Telecommunication team at Facebook for over four years.
Prior to Facebook, Erik founded several companies under the common theme of “changing the way brands advertise”. In 1994, he was a founding partner at Student Advantage, a college marketing company that is credited with establishing the benefits of Youth and Student marketing. In 2005, as a partner and Chief Strategy Officer, his digital agency produced the first-ever marketing campaign on Facebook for Chase credit card services.
Erik lives in Brooklyn with his wife and two children, and enjoys cooking, golf and snowboarding.