Eric Holzer harnesses a rare balanced cocktail of skills in product, user interface and graphic design to create an outcome that is consistently innovative and exceeds expectations. Eric has been locally and nationally awarded for excellence in design, most recently with three CES Innovation Awards (one in 2016 and two in 2015), Best In Show from iLounge.com, and Best of CES 2015 from iPhone Life Magazine at the International CES (Consumer Electronics Show). With over 25 patents, he has designed for notable consumer electronics brands such as iHome, Timex, Lutron Electronics, Hotel Technologies, and more. His designs are available for purchase globally in stores like The Apple Store, Target, Wal-Mart, and Best Buy. New endeavors are always approached with a modern and clean aesthetic, honed from his multinational industrial design education at both Philadelphia University in the US and Nuova Accademia di Bella Arti Milano in Italy. Eric now collaborates with iHome's offices in Hong Kong and Shenzhen, China to create beautiful new products at competitive price points. Eric currently resides in New Jersey where he develops new, ground-breaking initiatives focused on emerging connected smart home products for iHome. He also designs innovative Bluetooth wireless speakers, while still working on iHome's core iPhone and iPad docking systems to maintain iHome as the market leader in docking products.
5 x CES International Innovation Award Winner (2012, 2015, 2016); iLounge.com 2015 Best of Show; iPhone Life Magazine Best of CES 2015; TWICE 2014 VIP Award; Beatweek Magazine, 2012 Best of Show; iLounge.com, 2012 Best of Show; School of Design and Media Award for Excellence in Industrial Design; 2010 IDSA Merit Award Finalist for Philadelphia University; Winner, 2010 iHome Sprint Competition; Winner, 2010 FXI Student Design Competition; Winner, 2008 National Cotton Incorporated Design Competition