Q: Where are you from?
A: Branford, Connecticut.
Q: How did you choose this career path?
A: I’ve always been interested in entrepreneurship, web design and digital marketing. After freelancing throughout college, pursuing a career in digital marketing & SEO seemed like a natural step.
Q: Do you have any pets?
A: Yes, a Boxer named Miles.
Q: Name one thing on your bucket list.
A: Of course, I’d like to see all of Europe & Asia…but one thing I need to do, is to travel to every single state in the US.
Q: What’s your favorite food? Least favorite food?
A: Big fan of delis, love chicken cutlet on a hard roll.
Q: Favorite musician?
A: I like a variety of music; John Mayer, Dave Matthews Band, Passion Pit, Post Malone.
Q: If you were a Crayola crayon, what color would you be?
His interest in entrepreneurship, web design and digital marketing strategies began at a young age when he started buying domain names so he can own a piece of the internet. This led to building websites using WordPress and experimenting with SEO, PPC and other digital marketing strategies to drive traffic to his sites.
Ricky interned for multiple startups in New York City and Connecticut, one of which, Cheek’d, was featured on the TV show Shark Tank during his time there.