Meet The Team
Founder & CEO
Eric Geisthardt Jr. (Ricky)
An original founder and creator of Water Wave TV. 4+ Years of making videos 7+ years of making graphics. Mostly recognized as the “face” of the brand, Eric Geisthardt is the Founder and Majority owner of Water Wave TV. Eric has a strong passion for interviewing and talking to artist, creatives and business people around the city. Toward the end of his freshman year of college Eric came up with the idea of WaterWave to become a big platform with inspiration from others such as No Jumper, and Lyrical Lemonade. Eric has been able to develop the brand into so much more with the help of his team, but also his skills as an editor and interviewer. Just to name a few Eric has interviews with artist like Tee Grizzley to politicians like Jesse Ventura. Eric also blogs for the Water Wave TV brand. Eric is a part owner of the Water Wave Minneapolis store contributing heavy to tasks like product advertising, being a personality for the stores videos and advertisements, and customer relations.
Co-Owner + COO & Music Artist
Kelvin Kuria (Kelvino)
Kelvin Kuria (Kelvino) - Co-Founder and owner of Water Wave TV the Media Brand, and Majority owner of the Water Wave MPLS Store. Kelvin has been working with Water Wave since its inception. He was a roommate and football teammate at the University of Wisconsin River Falls with Eric Geisthardt when he had created the original idea to create the platform. Today, On top of being an artist on the Water Wave Team Kelvin oversees artist relations, finances of both Water Wave TV and Water Wave MPLS, Hiring employees for both businesses, Creating and Manufacturing Merchandise for both brands, Being a personality on Water Wave TV and also posts for the brand on social media platforms. Kelvin also sources most of the vintage clothing and accessories at the Water Wave Minneapolis store.
Elliott Kerby (Reese)
Elliott joined the Water Wave Team at a very early part in the company. Originally staying in River Falls during his time at Century College He met Kelvin and Eric through friends in college. Elliott is also an artist, creative, and model in his own right. Elliott serves as one of the 4 personalities on our Water Wave Effect podcast and our listening to music streams every Wednesday. He is the smallest shareholder in the Water Wave TV Brand and he works at the Water Wave Minneapolis store.
Store Manager & Music Artist, Co-Owner of WW Store
Adrian Hill (Weegie)
Weegie originally joined the team as a music artist. He has grown into a larger role becoming one of the owners and managers of our clothing store. While continuing his music career. Adrian was the Artist behind one of the first music videos posted to Water Wave Tv! He is now part owner of the Water Wave Minneapolis Store. Along with also being a music artist and personality on the Water Wave TV programs, Adrian takes care of inventory and finances in store. He also specializes in purchasing footwear products for the store. Although he was the last team member added to the team, Adrian has proved his own by taking on more responsibilities as a store owner so others could get more time to focus on the media brand. Adrian is the youngest owner involved with the brand.