Silicon Valley based Eric Lodge is responsible for overseeing account management and ensuring seamless and cost effective service delivery for HSP’s client portfolio in the West Region (including Silicon Valley, Southern California, Texas and Denver). A member of the founding team, Eric has built an impressive client and provider network and has assisted HSP clients on five continents. With his strong analytical skills, data management expertise and global company experience, Eric has helped myriad companies address the various requirements, needs and issues that arise when they manage overseas operations. Eric previously worked as a Financial Manager for the Core Networking and Data Networking groups at Ciena Corporation, a Maryland-based global supplier of telecommunications equipment. Prior to Ciena, Eric was a Senior Financial Analyst at Northrop Grumman support a variety of groups within Northrop’s Corporate Finance organization (including Program Finance, Division Budgeting & Planning, and Pricing). Currently Eric sits on the Board of Directors of the Washington Savings Bank, where he also previously served as an internal auditor; a position complementing his corporate finance experience. Eric is a graduate of the University of Maryland with a dual BS degree in Finance and Economics.