Advisor: Eric Bernstein is the founder and CEO of Werkly.com, which provides on-demand labor at an affordable rate. As a New York native, Eric was educated in Electrical Engineering at the University of Michigan, and has his Degree in Medical Science from SUNY Downstate. Currently, he produces boutique private concerts with groups like The Black Keys, Andrew Bird, Guns and Roses, Jane’s Addiction, The Rapture, and many more. Over the last 10 years, he has become a sought after technical director for runway fashion shows and high-end events for luxury brands and hotels. In recent years, Eric left Brooklyn to explore cities with greater economic growth needs, such as Detroit and New Orleans.
Eric serves as an advisor to PLAYGROUND DETROIT, providing strategy expertise as well as sharing his passion for creative people to support the Detroit creative community.