Rich is a forward-thinking entrepreneur and senior executive with over 25 years of top leadership roles in defense, high-tech R&D, global manufacturing, brand building, and consulting services.

Rich is an expert at integrating and strategically building highly successful ventures. He is exceptionally skilled in marketing, business development, and operations management with an in-depth knowledge of space systems engineering, import/export, US Customs, low/high tech manufacturing, sell/buy side M&A, and capital creation. He has superior leadership, communications, and negotiating skills and extensive experience in program management and business development in aviation, space, and advanced weapon systems, as well as commercial/retail brand management, brand development, retail sales and online marketing.  He is also a patented inventor, published author, commercial pilot, and licensed sky diver.