Ed co-founded SpyGlass in 2002 to advise organizations in their quest to become more financially viable. As co-president, Ed drives the strategic vision and culture, key growth planning initiatives, and continual process improvement for the company. Ed has a passion for sales, digital marketing and senior management consulting, and brings 30 years of combined experience in these areas to the firm.
Prior to co-founding SpyGlass, Ed was a member of the Business Affairs and Development group for the technology and media company AOL Time Warner and its affiliate company CompuServe. In this role, Ed was instrumental in structuring a variety of third-party online content and commerce relationships supporting the company’s interactive properties.
Prior to that, Ed served as a lawyer in the transactional corporate law group at Baker Hostetler LLP, a multi-national law firm. Ed advised and represented business owners and public and private companies in various transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, private equity transactions, real estate acquisitions and general corporate matters.
Ed graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Law with his Juris Doctorate in 1995 and from Ohio University with Bachelor’s Degrees in Accounting and MIS in 1992.
Ed resides in Westlake, Ohio with his wife and their three children. Ed is a member of Bay Presbyterian Church in Bay Village, Ohio, and supports various philanthropic organizations, including The Special Olympics, Westside Catholic Center and Ohio Guidestone. Ed is an avid golfer and skier.