DIRECTOR OF MARKETING
Rick is responsible for the Marketing department at Optikos. He began his career with Parametric Technology Corporation (PTC) before leaving for PictureTel Corporation where he worked in product management. After working in the consumer products field for a dozen years at Newell Brands, Welch’s and High Liner Foods, Rick was a Vice President of the Coated Business at Sappi North America and the CMO at Phillips Corporation. Rick earned a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Union College in 1993, an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1995 and an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University in 2003.