Originally from New York, Richard is practically a Florida native having grown up in Ft.Lauderdale.  He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from the University of Central Florida.  After graduation, he began working in the technology industry focusing on marketing and business development.  Returning to South Florida in 2003, Richard continues working to help companies improve their marketing and new business development efforts.  As an avid boater and fisherman, he enjoys taking full advantage of the fantastic weather and outdoor opportunities South Florida has to offer.