ERIC MARTIN is an award-winning entrepreneur, brand strategist, and freelance creator based in Atlanta, Georgia. Born and raised in the Washington DC area, Eric began at an early age integrating his passion for art, business, photography, and travel into a global brand spanning over 120 countries on all 7 continents.
Through his keen eye for avant-garde, distinctive aesthetic, Eric has traveled the world collaborating with international brands including Afropunk, Facebook, Essence, JetBlue, Norwegian Air, South African Tourism, and Visit Madrid to name a few.
“Growing up in the melting pot of the nation's capital, I've always been fascinated with the idea of world exploration—it was nearly impossible not to harness an appetite for world culture.”
Through the merits of his work, Eric has been featured in numerous publications including Adweek, American Express, Black Enterprise, Ebony, Huffington Post, MIC, Rolling Out Magazine, and The Washington Post, among many others. He is currently heralded as one of the “Most Influential people of African Descent of 2019” by the United Nation’s MIPAD 100. He was also noted as one of the “100 most influential African-Americans of 2017” by The Root Magazine.
Along with photography, art, and world travel, during his spare time Eric enjoys gracing international stages where he speaks on a myriad of topics ranging from art & design, personal development, the growing importance of black business, and brand strategizing, to the importance of diversity & inclusion in travel. His speaking engagements have landed him on stages like The United Nations General Assembly in New York, to the historic British Library in London.
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