Richard is a serial entrepreneur and has been part of or founded five early-stage companies. He has raised over $70 million from investors and has returned more than $600 million. He is currently co-founder and Executive Chairman of Spectrum Bridge, a venture backed company focused on making wireless bandwidth more readily available. He was Vice President and Director of Operations for the MeshNetworks Product Group at Motorola following its acquisition of MeshNetworks, also a venture backed company, which specialized in wireless, ad hoc, peer-to-peer mobile broadband communications. He was the co-founder of MeshNetworks and served as its President, CEO, and Board Chairman. Richard holds a B.S. in Mathematics from St. Peters College.