Mr. Eric Schiermeyer is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Marketing Officer at Rival. Mr. Eric Schiermeyer serves as Advisor at Thumbraise. He also is an Angel Investor. He serves as Executive at Zynga. He also served as a Board Observer at Bee Cave Games. He oversees Zynga's game strategy, product management, and design functions. He previously founded two startups. He was a Co-Founder of eUniverse a network of more than 20 content sites that included MySPace. He also was a founding member of Dvdwave, an e-commerce company that sold DVDs. He attended the University of California, Santa Cruz. He holds a BA (Bachelor of Arts) in Philosophy from the University of California, Santa Cruz.