Rick began his career in advertising and media as a Creative Lead with a boutique web development and marketing agency known as PartheNet in 1996, within 2 years he became the firms Information Technologies Director where he served as the intermediary between clientele and the development/creative team to collaborate complete online marketing strategies. As a group they effectively implemented web technologies to provide clients an edge in marketing through cohesive branding & exposure to the public. In 2002 Rick brought together a team of professionals and established Cyprus Communications Group, a full service advertising agency in Los Angeles, California. Through his role at Cyprus Communications, he brought in clients such as Lockheed Martin, Airport Group International, The Car Wash Guys, United Methodist Credit Unions, Ling Skin Care, The California Association of REALTORS, and many more.
Rick’s skill at advertising, branding, public relations, as well as his knowledge of information technologies have been utilized to elect public officials, take small companies to the national and international stages, and create customer loyalty to fortune 500 companies. He has also been directly involved in the success of 6 magazines both national and local.
As an innovator in 21st century marketing, he harnesses technology, branding & client needs to produce a cohesive campaign and image.