In a nutshell:
Dreamer & Doer. From Portugal. Passionate about education, good customer service and creating and marketing stunning digital products. Experienced corporate speaker.
In a bit more detail:
Ricardo is a young entrepreneur from Portugal and the CEO of ColorElephant - where he and his team help clients with B2B services creating stunning digital products. ColorElephant works with mom and pop shops as well as with Fortune500's. His client list includes BMW, Microsoft, L'Oreal and many others. Also behind the Movement for Change Education - hoping we can make an impact in how kids learn. Experienced Speaker ( Motivational / Customer Experience / Education & Youth / Hotels )
Past highlights includes creating a local newspaper who went to win awards, creating and selling a digital product at the age of 12, founding one of WIRED's "Top Conferences in Europe" and of the first few tech events in Portugal (SWITCH Conference) as well many other things.
Ricardo has been fortunate to work with companies such as BMW, Microsoft, Evernote, Wooga, 6Wunderkinder, Reed Midem, Sofitel and many others throughout his short yet full carreer. Ricardo has also been featured in media outlets all around the world such as The Economist, Tokyo TV, TNW, Visão, RTP, TSF, JN to mention a few.
Lover of great digital products, Ricardo matches a good technical understanding with an interest for marketing and communication. This passion for communicating led him to become a sough-after speaker on the topics of customer satisfaction, customer experience, customer experience in hotels, digital revolution and the future of education as well as a motivational speaker, sharing his story with people from all over the world. His great slides won multiple awards at Slideshare and his presentations have been watched and shared by thousands.
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