As an experienced senior level executive, Rich has previously built full-service, risk management teams at top tier nationwide firms.
Prior to his current post, Rich was a rising star at Northwestern Mutual, where, as expert advisor and field director, he garnered forty accounts within his first six months, building his book and achieving the prestigious award of Pacesetter First 40, a milestone that less than 10% of the industry achieve. The bilingual, Spanish-speaking executive proudly built the Agency’s internship program, improving its nationwide internship program ranking from 78th of 80 to 20th of 80.
Together we win.” this motto is a career-driving force for Rich. As a young professional Rich found that networking was the best way to gain knowledge and first hand insight into the business industry. He joined several networking groups and recently finished a three year term as president of a national organization. Rich reflected on many of his success in business networking and found the key to networking success is culture, solutions, and opportunity. As the founder of The Executive Partners Networking Group, Rich continues to focus on building relationships with high caliber business professionals, to continue to meet the needs of his and the network's clients.
Outside of the office, Richard seizes opportunities to achieve at extreme sports. He enjoys body building and in 2018, competed in a semi-professional NPC Competition, which was a significant personal accomplishment for him. He ranked among the Top 10 on stage, while working 60+ hours, competing with those who devote all their time to bodybuilding as their profession. A travel lover, who enjoys hiking and snowboarding, he recently realized his adventurous goal of snowboarding The Rockies and climbing both Huayna Picchu and Machu Pichu.