After attending UC in the Electro Mechanical Engineering School, Rick worked for the Engineering Department for a Hotel Management Company. He joined the welding industry in 1976 and worked in all of the following departments: warehouse management, fill plant management, counter sales, quality control, purchasing, inside sales, customer service management. Needless to say, Rick has a wealth of expertise and experience in the industry. Rick joined Weld Plus in 1998 as an Inside Sales person and customer service. Rick specializes in Metallurgy, weld metal specifications and AWS specifications. Rick enjoys music, golf and gardening.