Eric Bloom founded Virtual Marketing Communications in 1994 to provide businesses with professional web design, email marketing, search engine optimization and ecommerce services. Since that time, VMC has served a wide range of clients including small and medium sized businesses, ad agencies, corporate marketing deparments, entrepreneurs, and lots of tourism related businesses including amusement parks, attractions, convention and visitors bureaus, restaurants, wineries and lodging properties.

Eric has a 25+ year career in graphic design, advertising, public relations, marketing communications, web design, SEO and Internet marketing. Eric received a BA degree in History from Stanford University and Professional Certifications in Interactive Advertising and International Marketing from UCSC Extension in Silicon Valley. His design work has been featured in the Communication Arts Design Annual and published in the book Marks of Excellence, The History and Taxonomy of Trademarks.

In 2010, Eric earned Social Media Marketing Strategist certification from Social Media Marketing University and founded Mobile Marcom a mobile marketing and web development firm in Santa Cruz, California.