Rick is a mobile media and internet entrepreneur. He led the creation of a dedicated Mobile Media business unit within South African mobile operator, Vodacom, one of the first mobile phone operators in the world to do so.
Rick is the founding chairman of the South African Mobile Marketing Association (MMA), Executive Chairman of mobile marketing services provider Yonder Mobile Media , and CEO of Ringco, a mobile media platform developer.
He also has interests in the South African Internet services space is the non-executive chairman of internet service provider Intdev Internet Technologies.
Rick is a frequent speaker on topics related to new media and especially mobile as the 7th of the mass media.