Eric Pierce

Head of Operations 

Prior to joining City Market, Eric spent much of the previous 25 years as an operations leader and innovator, principally within the manufacturing sector, focusing on the adaptability and optimization of systems and supply chains. His career has spanned across a variety of industries and firms, including multinational organizations RR Donnelley & Sons and Experian, as well as Questech Corporation, a dynamic Central Vermont-based manufacturer.  

Eric has an undergraduate degree in Management and Communications from Castleton University, earned his MBA from Marist College in Poughkeepsie, NY, and is an APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP). 

Being a fourth generation Vermonter, during his downtime Eric enjoys being outdoors in the beautiful Green Mountains, to include hiking, kayaking and camping. As an avid scuba diver (Master level certified) he is passionate about ocean conservation & sustainability, and enjoys adventure diving, as well as protecting fragile coral reefs from invasive lionfish. 

Eric currently resides in Winooski with his wife Deirdre, daughter Mallory and their Australian Shepherd Rory.