Eric Cook
Digital Strategist


Eric Cook considers himself a “recovering banker,” spending 15 years as a community banker himself before making the shift as a digital strategist in 2007. An award-winning web designer with WSI, the world’s largest digital agency network, he’s a three-time contributing author of the best-selling book Digital Minds: A Strategic Approach to Connecting and Engaging with Your Customers Online and recently launched an online mentoring community exclusively for banking professionals called

Eric routinely works with community banks around the country helping to develop their digital strategy, embrace social media engagement, and helping to enhance their overall online presence. As a faculty member at several banking schools and highly-rated conference speaker, Eric loves educating community bankers and helping lead the digital charge to better connect and engage in the 21st century.

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