Charlotte Checkers Front Office

Eric Bridenstine

Vice President, Marketing and Creative Services

Eric Bridenstine
Bridenstine joined in the Checkers in December 2010 as director of creative services and production. He is responsible for all graphic and video production for the team's in-game presentation and website. He also produces the show for the video board for Checkers home games.

Bridenstine graduated from N.C. State University in 2006 and worked for the Wolfpack's football team as a graduate assistant until 2007. He took a full-time job as a producer with CanesVision and Wolfpack TV for the Carolina Hurricanes, where he worked as an undergraduate intern. In early 2010, Bridenstine took a position as a producer for Duke University's Law School where he edited documentaries on Supreme Court cases.

Bridenstine currently resides in Matthews, NC, with his dog, Biscuit.


Hometown Transient the majority of my life. North Carolina is home.
College and major North Carolina State University – Communication with a Minor in Baking
As a kid, you dreamed of becoming: A dinosaur, then a dinosaur hunter, then a paleontologist
Name one thing on your bucket list The bucket
If you were an animal, what would you be? Velociraptor with a machine gun
First CD/tape Mariah Carey - Fantasy
Favorite food Whale
Favorite movie Jurassic Park, The Godfather
Favorite pro/college sports team Checkers, Wolfpack, Hurricanes
Favorite type of music Live music sets my soul on fire
Favorite band Ryan Taylor Bliss
Favorite book Jurassic Park, The Godfather
Fun fact I'm really good at accents