Eric Capers was born in West Philadelphia and educated in Philadelphia public schools. Eric graduated from Overbrook High School. Immediately after high school graduation, Eric attended Drexel University and graduated with a B.S. in Business Administration (concentrating in Marketing). Eric worked in Market research for 5 years and left the field to start his own Business.
Due to undercapitalization, Eric kept hope of starting his own business alive and entered the transportation business to maintain his independence. After 3 years in the transportation business, due to economic conditions, Eric left the transportation business and became a substitute educator. After 3 years of substitute teaching, Eric enrolled in Drexel University’s Education program where he earned his M.S. in Elementary education. In 1997, Eric started his own desktop and multimedia publishing company, Eric Capers Publishing.
After teaching for 20 years, with 14 years as a technology instructor, Eric took early retirement from teaching to restart his career in business. Eric enrolled and completed an online course in Real Estate fundamentals and Pennsylvania Real Estate Practices. Eric is currently a licensed Real Estate agent with Better Homes Realty Team.
Eric is also married and the proud father of 3 children, all of whom are college graduates.
M.S. Elementary Education , Drexel University
B.S. Business Administration, Drexel University
6 years Middle School instruction
14 years Elementary Technology Instruction/Coordination and staff coaching.
3 years Market Research computer programming.
2 years Market Research Telephone Interviewer.
Web Design, Multimedia presentation, Windows-based Networking, Microsoft Office, Market Research analysis, Database Management, Ability to speak/work with people on all levels.