Rich originally relocated from the Chicago area to Southern California where he began his sales career with ADT Security Services. During his tenure, he racked up multiple sales awards including Centurion Club, President’s Club, and the prestigious Club Excellence Award, which was reserved for the top 7 sales managers out of the nation’s 124 districts. Through the years, Rich was responsible for bringing in millions of dollars of sales revenue to the company.
Demonstrating his drive and ambition, Rich completed his BA in Technical Management and furthermore pursued and earned his MBA with a concentration in marketing. These accomplishments contributed to several promotions and a long history of success, all being accomplished while raising a family and working a rigorous full-time schedule.
He then ventured into a Sales and Marketing Director role with PRM Homestay Services, an international business promoting education and culture exchange homestay programs for foreign students. Rich and his team were responsible for 1,000’s of foreign students experiencing the American lifestyle and living the American dream. He spent much time partnering with non-profits, school districts, universities, and many government entities raising awareness of cultural understanding.
Rich has over 21 years of sales/sales management experience yet prioritizes his family life. He is happily married and has 2 beautiful children whom he cherishes. He is an active leader in church and several ministries in the faith community and continues to support organizations serving the poor, protecting the vulnerable, promoting healthy family living, and all things Dad! He is extremely passionate about leadership, youth empowerment, and skills development.