Cultural Communications Expert
Ricardo founded Bilingual America in 1992 and is still the acting CEO. He is the author of The 6 Stages of Cultural Mastery, The 6 Stages of Cultural Sales, The Cultural Transformation Manifesto, and The 12 Hidden Truths to Learning Spanish. His next book is scheduled for release in March of 2021 and is entitled, To Belong or Not to Belong – How to Create a Culture Where People Long to Be.
He is also the course developer and teacher of the CulturalMastery™, SpanishPower™, LíderesExitosos™, InglésPoderoso™, and Success with Hispanics (under revision) courses.
Ricardo is an internationally respected expert in the fields of cultural mastery and transformation, diversity and inclusion, Hispanic culture, and foreign language acquisition. He speaks on cultural mastery, cultural transformation, multi-cultural leadership, diversity and inclusion, organizational culture and Latino / non-Latino business relations.
Ricardo is a founding member of The Speakers Guild of America, a professional member of the National Speakers Association and a speaker for Leadercast.
He has undergraduate degrees in theology and communications and also Masters Level training in counseling. He reads one book weekly and is a voracious consumer of courses of top experts in interpersonal relationships and business.