Eric Hards

Creative Director

Lockheed Martin Space

Eric Hards considers himself a neo-generalist and has spent most of his career as a translator of information. A perpetual learner, he has designed for Levi’s, engineered enterprise webcasting systems, and orchestrated cinema level productions. Currently serving as the creative director for Lockheed Martin Space, Hards has over 25 years of creative leadership experience on both client and production fronts, delivering compelling narratives through award-winning creative work. In his capacity as creative director, he has seamlessly navigated all facets of creative development, spanning print, video, web, environmental design, and live production.

Recognized as an award-winning designer and an industry authority in creative leadership and experience design, Hards holds a bachelor’s degree in design from the University of California at Davis and a master’s degree in multimedia technology from San Francisco State University. His expertise extends beyond the professional realm, as he has shared his knowledge through teaching and lecturing in the State University of NY, California State, and California University systems.

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