Rick has more than 35 years of journalism experience as a reporter, editor and newsroom leader. As Senior Editor of Innovation for Dow Jones and The Wall Street Journal, he created new coverage areas (wealth management, investment banking, asset management) and built a successful news platform to deliver content to foreign exchange professionals. In his role as Senior Editor for the Americas for Dow Jones, he was responsible for all news being produced in the Americas and led the daily news meetings to help craft and prioritize news coverage. In both roles, he spent a significant amount of time meeting customers to get content feedback. At Dow Jones, he edited and directed a number of award-winning series, including one that won a Gerald Loeb award.
Rick graduated from the University of Richmond with a B.A. in English, Mathematics and Journalism.