People Profile - Eric Olson

Slalom's Eric Olson

Eric Olson

Managing Director

  • Functional or technical skills
    Project/program Management, IT strategy, portfolio management, technical analysis, merger integration
  • What industries would you say you know well?
    Business and Consumer Services, Financial Services, Hospitality and Recreation, Software, Telecom
  • What was your first job?
    Dishwasher. I totally missed the boat on starting in the mail room so I could write a biography.
  • Hobbies
    Snow skiing, waterskiing, snowboarding, amateur cooking
  • I have lived/worked in the following cities
    Madison, Brussels, Minneapolis, Chicago, Orlando, Dallas, Atlanta
  • Three things that many people don't know about me
    I once won a pancake eating contest; I don't enjoy green beans; and I read voraciously.