Employee Spotlight: Erich Krause

erich-editedErich Krause has been working at Abstrakt Marketing Group for over 6 years and holds the position of Senior Art Director. We are proud to have such a hardworking and creative team member at Abstrakt. Erich has been recognized repeatedly for his unique and creative designs for our clients and our own pieces. Erich always exceeds our expectations with the amazing pieces he produces and we continue to look forward to see what he creates next.

 

Erich sat down with us to answer a few questions about him and his time at Abstrakt thus far:

 What do you enjoy most about working at Abstrakt?

“Being an important part of the work family and knowing that they appreciate all of your hard work.”

What excites you about being able to help your clients grow their business?

“I get to come up with visuals that represent those individual clients.”

How has Abstrakt helped you in your career development?

“I was given the chance to be who I am artistically.”

What are three career lessons you’ve learned thus far, here or elsewhere?

  1. Tackle what you find hard or difficult first
  2. Remember the client comes before your ego
  3. Efficiency is key

What was your favorite project to work on?

“Designing the wall mural that is on the wall in the downstairs lounge at Abstrakt.”

How do you define success?

“When you know that you are making a difference as a team member.”

If you had to eat one meal every day for the rest of your life, what would it be?

“Thai Yellow Curry Chicken”

What is one thing you cannot go without?

“A fan”

Where is your favorite place you’ve traveled?

“Los Angeles, for sure!”

Who is your favorite musician?

“At the moment, it’s Adrian Younge! But this is one of my favorite songs