An industry leader and innovator with over 25 years of experience in Engineering, Rick’s expertise ranges from the design of complex automation systems for Mission Critical facilities to development of large-scale systems integration solutions focused on real-time information analysis, data visualization and actionable information intelligence. At CPG, Rick leads a passionate team of experts who create integrated solutions for clients to ensure effective decision support, optimal efficiency and maximum security of their mission critical operations.
With a passion for ensuring cutting-edge technologies for his clients, Rick’s pursuit of expertise to create focused, more effective, more efficient solutions is never ending. To this end, his credentials include PE, Certified Energy Manager (CEM), LEED Accredited Professional, Data Center Energy Practitioner, and five different Cybersecurity Specialist certifications. (And, that’s not even all of them!) He is also a published industry expert, writing extensively on data center and facilities topics, including Smart Building Design, Energy Management vs. Building Automation, Integration Technologies, and Expanding the Reach in the Data Center.