Rick is chief executive officer at Capstreet’s Operating Executive Group. Rick and his team collaborate with the investment team and portfolio companies to accelerate the value creation process, using our CapValueTM Framework. He also serves as an advisor during the evaluation and diligence process of new investment opportunities. Rick currently serves on the boards of CBC, HungerRush, Incentive Solutions, TradePending, Win-911, and, previously, Ontellus. Rick most recently served as the chief executive officer of symplr, where he led the company’s rapid growth from a niche software provider to a leading Software-as-a-Service platform for Healthcare Operations. Previously, Rick was the founder and chief executive officer of Idera, a systems management software provider. In addition, Rick has held multiple executive positions in marketing, product management and services. Rick served as a mentor for several startup accelerators, and as a board member and trustee of the Grissom Air Museum. He is also a recipient of the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year award.