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Eric Harris is BuzzFeed’s Executive Vice President of Business Operations and is responsible for all business operations and partnerships. Eric was one of the company’s first employees and has been a key figure in developing the its business model, new ventures and growing the site’s relationships with publishers and brands. Eric leads a team of strategists, planners, account managers, marketers and advertising operations professionals who work with FORTUNE 500 brands. Before joining BuzzFeed, Eric was VP of Product Management at Operative Media where he helped to build their best of breed Advertising Management platform. Prior to Operative, Eric was Director of Operations at washingtonpost.com and spent several years doing consulting work at Price Waterhouse. Eric has an MBA from the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University and lives with his wife and two children in Brooklyn.