Erlend Christoffersen

San Francisco, CA, United States

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  • Marketing
  • Bachelor degree in Market Communication
  • From Norway
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About Me


Life's short, but a long, long journey!


After have been working as Marketing Manager Northern Europe at FOX Mobile Group in Berlin for almost 3 years, I was ready to do something completely different! So I moved to Colombia! I stayed on the ranch of the Sucre department's biggest producer of RUM :) And I worked as English teacher at the CECAR University in Sincelejo.

I was living happy days until the immigration authorities didn't let me stay any longer.. I had to go somewhere else, so I went to Buenos Aires. There I stayed for about 7 months working for a finance company until Berlin called for me again and I decide to move back to my favourite city just in time to enjoy the beautiful summer here!

...and then I moved to Finland to work in the game industry.

...and then I ended up in San Francisco, still in the game industry.

Me (from when I was working in Germany): (I am Tom) (I am the nerd)


I know it is a cliché, but who cares, it is so true:

"Treat people around you as you want people to treat you!"

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I have both hosted and surfed!


I have hosted some people and have also been surfing some couches. But more importantly I have met a lot of nice CS'ers on my travels:)


Music, guitar, harmonica (I love the blues), movies, traveling (obvious) ++

Music, Movies, and Books

True Romance, The Salton Sea, Eastern Promises, Pulp Fiction, Deer Hunter, Wonderland, Catch Me If You Can, Forrest Gump, American Beauty, Black Snake Moan, Fight Club, Jalla! Jalla!, Taxi Driver, Blood Diamond, Smala Sussie, Tatt Av Kvinnen, Hot Fuzz.

Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach English, German, Norwegian or how to play the guitar! I want to practice Portuguese & Spanish.

Countries I’ve Visited

Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Ghana, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Mexico, Norway, Oman, Portugal, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay

Countries I’ve Lived In

Argentina, Colombia, Finland, Germany, Norway, United States

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