Eddy Ricci, CFP (R)

Founder/Author of The Growth Game

Eddy Ricci, Jr., has been noted as “understanding what motivates Gen Y sales teams.  He is on my radar and should be on yours” by international speaker and NY Times bestselling author, Erik Qualman.  Eddy is the founder The Growth Game & Creative Partnerships, helping professionals think and execute on new ways to increase income, enhance culture or advance careers.  He is the author of the book,  The Growth Game: A Millennial’s Guide to Professional Development and is a contributing writer for Entrepreneur Magazine where he was a “most trending” writer.  

Eddy currently serves as the Chief Development Officer for a financial planning firm in New York.  Eddy believes that many of the leadership, sales and business development programs that he has helped to build and implement for financial advisors can be invaluable to other professionals in different industries.

Eddy holds his FINRA Series 7, 66, 9, and 10 licenses for investment and NYSE securities supervision.  Eddy also holds his Certified Financial Planner, CFP ® designation and has his Chartered Financial Consultant designation.  He is a certified coach through Pete Greider.  In the past, Eddy has worked with HBO, various publications and founded Big Hope Films, a non-profit film project for disabled young adults. He is a graduate of New York University and is a member of the NYU Young Alumni Leadership Circle. He resides in lower Manhattan with his wife and daughter.

Below are a few companies and media outlets that Eddy has worked with, spoke to or has been published in.