Whitted, Rick

photo 1Ricardo “Rick” Whitted resides in Orlando, FL with his wife of seventeen years and their three children. He received his B.S. from Stetson University, and his M.B.A. from Nova Southeastern University. For more than two decades Rick has worked in the banking industry. Starting as a part-time bank teller in college, he gradually advanced to Regional, and then National, leadership positions with some of the largest firms in the financial industry.

With a gift for identifying and developing talent, Rick has consistently built top performing teams throughout his career. As a result, he has received national recognition and awards from his employer repeatedly. Most recently being named the 2012 Top Small Business Region Manager in the country. Stepping away from the financial industry briefly in the mid-90s, Rick owned and operated his on business inSouth Florida for a brief time. Along the way, he amassed dozens of young and seasoned professionals a like, that claim him as a personal and professional mentor. He is candid about what it takes for professional development, personal growth and building a lasting life story through what you do. His counsel is sincere, direct, simple and leaves one without excuses.