Rick Schmidt

New York, New York, US

Rick's Skills
Product Management
Business Development
User Experience

Startup Experience

Founded 1 startup

Age Group


About Rick

Rick graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Computer Engineering from Manhattan College, class of 2016. His excellence in computer engineering was recognized by three prestigious honor societies, and received an award for being one of the best Computer Engineers of his class. During Rick's college years, he held various leadership roles, including being Co-President of the Manhattan College IEEE Chapter, and has co-authored and published software engineering work in a peer-reviewed journal under a research grant. Rick embodies a passion for business and founded his first company in 2012. He consulted businesses with regards to building effective websites and eCommerce stores while using online marketing strategies. Under his first company, he built a solid foundation in cross-disciplinary collaboration with aspects of business, software engineering, marketing, and design. Rick is in the process of starting a SaaS based product company and is looking for a co-founder with the business expertise and the ability to effectively lead, execute, and grow a company. Rick brings with him a mapped out vision with a measurable product need, minimal viable product developed, and a plan to move forward.