Executive Coach and Chief Financial Officer. Experienced in private equity, Department of Defense work, real estate development, international commercial and residential construction, manufacturing, surface mining, building materials, hospitality, business consulting, public accounting, transportation and energy services. Diverse background with entrepreneurial experience.
Specialties: Business negotiations, financial expertise, systems conversions and implementation, treasury functions, business turn-arounds, private equity firms.
Rick has an accomplished record over the past 30 years as as a CPA and entrepreneur working in various roles including :
Audit Manager/Management Advisory Services Consultant for a regional CPA firm,
Owner and CEO of a computer hardware company,
Owner and CFO for a hospitality company and a manufacturing company,
CFO and/or Director of Finance for five companies in based in California and Colorado.
Rick is also pursuing a MS in Leadership and Organizational Development, with a focus on Executive Coaching, at the University of Texas-Dallas.
Rick has experience in private equity companies and in industries which include Department of Defense contracting, real estate development, residential home building, international commercial construction, manufacturing, surface mining, building materials, hospitality, business consulting, public accounting, transportation, energy services and retail.
Rick is based in Palm Desert, California.