Hendersonville, NC 28791
201.618.1328 (C) | 828.595.9341 (O)

The Digital Creative Solution
For Independent Businesses
& Non-Profit Organizations


Founded in 2010 by Eric Francais, e-outbox was born out of necessity, following the 2009 economic downfall. What seemed like an uphill challenge at the time, turned out to be an unexpected opportunity.

By capitalizing on all the experience gained with online marketing techniques strategy, combined with in-depth creative and software experience, e-outbox was able to provide website design and integrated digital marketing strategy to independent businesses and non-profit organizations.

Along with personalized customer service, e-outbox’s aim has been to implement a creative visual approach combined with user-oriented functionality, while providing a one-on-one relationship with customization unavailable from online vendors.

e-outbox is a former Website Committee Board Director of the Nutley Chamber of Commerce in Nutley, NJ and a former Marketing Committee Director of the North Essex Chamber of Commerce, in Montclair, NJ. Today, e-outbox is an active member of the Fletcher Area Business Association (FABA) and the Asheville Chamber of Commerce.

  • Studied fine arts with Dutch painter Ferdi Posthuma De Boer

  • Graduated from Corvisart Art College, Paris, France
    Major: Graphic Design / Minor: Fine Arts

  • Moved permanently to New York, NY in 1981

  • Graduate from Parsons School of Design, New York
    Major: Graphic Design / Minor: Illustration

  • 20+ years of experience in publishing, corporate ID, collateral, website design and digital marketing

  • Creative Director & Marketing Manager at Walter Karl, Inc. (Email Acquisition Division of infoGroup, formerly infoUSA) until 2010

  • Founded e-outbox in 2010, offering website design and integrated digital marketing strategy, targeted towards independent businesses and non-profit organizations

  • Relocated permanently to Hendersonville, NC, in 2021