|Birthplace||South Shields - UK|
|Nottingam University, MBA||1996|
Eric Hobson is CEO of Autology World Ltd, a Digital Education company based in the UK.
Eric is also Chairman of Poll Me Ltd, a smartphone market research venture.
Until September 2010 Eric was CEO and Founder of the award winning mobile game publisher Connect 2 Media Ltd, and is a well known figure in the Market for Mobile Entertainment. In 2007 Eric was voted by Mobile Entertainment magazine as one of the Top 50 most influential executives in the global mobile marketplace.
Eric is a serial entrepreneur, founding and then selling Blue Beck Ltd, a critically acclaimed Game Developer, to Hands On Mobile Inc in 2004 for $5 million. Eric then went on to be President of EMEA, APAC and Lat Am for Hands On, growing the business into one of the leading Mobile Game Publishers in the region.
Prior to entering the mobile business Eric had a long career in Consumer Goods Marketing and International Business Development, encompassing Unilever, Boots The Chemist and was International Marketing Director at the FMCG multi national PZ Cussons.
Eric holds an MBA from Nottingham University