Eric Friedman is the chief technology officer and a co-founder of Fitbit and has served as a member of Fitbit's board since 2007. Previously, Friedman was an engineer manager at CNET Networks, a co-founder of Wind-Up Labs, a founding engineer of Epesi Technologies and a technical member of the Real-Time Collaboration Group at Microsoft Corp. He holds a B.S. and M.S. in computer science from Yale University.