About Rick Kinnard is a technology connector and travels and speaks across the country. He serves as a central point connecting emerging technologies with strategic advisement, funding, marketing and product deployment. He has founded several companies and is currently advising several select new start-ups. He serves as National Director for the TechExecs Network, one of the largest networks of technology executives. Rick is currently working in several "areas". Rick hosts and presents on technology at TechExecs events nationwide.