Rick Ricart is the President of Ricart Automotive Group in Columbus, Ohio. Ricart Ford was founded in July 1953 by his grandfather, Paul Ricart Sr. It was his grandfather’s philosophy that to lead, you must first work alongside the employees. Rick started out as a lot attendant, and by 2005 had worked in eight different positions with the various brands. In 2011, having touched every aspect of the business, Rick assumed all Sales and Marketing operations at the dealership, experiencing significant and sustainable growth every year thereafter. Rick’s passions are for marketing, innovation and mobility advancements.