The Success Group
With 40 years of government experience, Rick has earned a reputation as a knowledgeable governmental affairs and political strategist with extensive experience in health care, insurance, transportation and environmental/energy policy in Ohio. In 1989 he founded Ohio Capitol Policy Consultants and merged with The Success Group in 2000. Prior to that, Rick served in senior governmental affairs positions with four Ohio Blue Cross and Blue Shield corporations and the Ohio State Medical Association. In addition, he worked as a Legislative Service Commission Fellow in the Ohio General Assembly and as an intern in the Office of the City Manager in Toledo. Rick is currently serving as Vice President of the National Association of State Lobbyists, a national network of state government affairs professionals.