Erik Brydges is the Vice President of Technology and Innovations at DSPolitical. Erik is based in Washington, D.C. and has been with DSPolitical since he started as a fellow in 2014. He now manages all of DSPolitical’s data and technical integrations as well as researching and developing new product offerings.
In 2015, Erik was instrumental in updating DSPolitical’s business operations to support fully automated and aggregated internal and client facing reporting, a series of systems and processes which he still proudly manages and maintains today.
Prior to joining DSPolitical, Erik worked with the International Meat Trade Association (IMTA) and at Chime Sports Marketing, both of London, where he served as the account lead for the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy (WPNSA), the official sailing venue for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, during the run up to the 2012 Games.
Erik holds a double major with honors in International Relations and Global Affairs, and Political Science from Eckerd College where he also sailed varsity all four years. Unsurprisingly, his interests include sailing.