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Eric Beard
Works at AKQA
Attended Emory University
Lives in Portland
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Mate, these are all so good. Great work.
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Talked with +Tom Dunmore about the Very Best of Pitch Invasion book for about 45 minutes, if you care to listen!
Tom Dunmore. Pitch Invasion. MLS Invasion. Football Culture Invasion. Founded in 2006 by Tom Dunmore, Pitch Invasion remains the cream of the crop of independent football writing on the internet. It.....
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Costa Rica have recently unveiled the state-of-the-art Estadio Nacional. But why was it funded exclusively by the Chinese government? A piece I wrote for The Football Ramble that has been making a few rounds on Twitter.
An article from The Football Ramble blog: Costa Rica have recently unveiled the state-of-the-art Estadio Nacional. But why was it funded exclusively by the Chinese government using Chinese labour and ...
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Played footy tonight in Brooklyn. Amazing view of the city from the pitch.
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All Star Gamin' last night
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A few photos from the Cosmos Copa final between Senegal and Poland at Flushing Meadows, Queens, NYC
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Good to see some familiar (and unfamiliar) faces joining in on this. I run A Football Report. I also write here and there, and help Tumblr manage its sport-related communities. This is the first time I've used Google+ for anything substantial in ages.
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Not only did I finish redesigning A Football Report, but we also had a wonderful chat with Jonathan Wilson. Good week.
Jonathan Wilson. The Blizzard. Brian Clough. Financial Fair Play. Tactics. Oliver Sparrow and Eric Beard had the pleasure of spending an hour with esteemed author and journalist Jonathan Wilson on the...
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AFR is now on Google+. Go on then.
Football. Culture. Thought. Simple.
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St Pauli in soho
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Cafe Habana. 17 Prince Street. Quality Cuban comida.
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Spent the night on the lower west side and had a good talk with Manchester United legend Bryan Robson
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Education
  • Emory University
    Philosophy, 2008 - 2012
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Work
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  • AKQA
    Editor, 2014 - present
  • A Football Report
    Founder, Editor, 2009 - present
  • KICKTV
    Head of Social Media, 2013 - 2014
  • We Are Social
    Content Strategist, 2012 - 2013
  • Harvard Belfer Center
    Research, Communications, 2009 - 2009
  • The Boston Globe
    Boston.com Social Media Intern, 2008 - 2008
  • The Boston Globe
    Primary contributor to Boston.com's Corner Kicks blog for the World Cup, 2010 - 2010
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Currently
Portland
Previously
New York City - Boston - Atlanta - Barcelona - San Juan