Rick is VP of Engineering, responsible for our cross channel, email and integration strategies with high-performance, mission-critical marketing systems. Rick has previously led technology and IT architecture strategy teams as CTO of MyBuys, Chief Architect at Magnetic and Principal Architect at Epiphany. He was also Chief Architect at Moai Technologies and Director, Olympic Technologies at Quokka Sports, supporting nbcolympics.com during the 2000 Olympic Games. Earlier in his career, Rick held engineering positions at Tandem Computers, DB Software, Parkplace-Digitalk and NeXT. Rick has a BS in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from UC Berkeley. While at UC Berkeley, he was a member of the Ingres research project helping develop one of the earliest relational database management systems.