Erick Thompson is a communications professional, documentarian, and outdoor enthusiast. Prior to co-founding ET2media in 2011, Erick spent more than 20 years in television and radio. In 2009, he won an RTNDA (Radio-Television News Directors Association) award for a television news series he produced called Islanders in Nepal. Erick has created several shows, feature segments, and news stories on a range of topics. He volunteers as an emcee and moderator, is a past board member of the Ryga Festival Society and was chair of the Summerland Skatepark Committee.