Chad Woods has over 20 years experience in high technology and business applications development. Chad is originally from Westlake Village, California and now resides in Minden, Nevada. Chad attended the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University in Dallas Texas where he graduated with a degree in Business Finance. Chad has a real passion for whale watching that was developed during his childhood. After college Chad became an entrepreneur and formed a business in 1998 called TECK.net an Internet Development company. WhaleWatchReport™ is the next business venture to complement and overall vision of providing the most up-to-date information available to the ecotourism needs nationwide.
Creative Director/Frontend Engineer
Rick has over 20 years of marketing media and technology experience. As one of the initial adopters of emerging Internet technologies dating back to the early 90's, Rick is a recognized leader in business operations utilizing Internet technologies and multimedia. Rick attended Shippensburg University in Pennsylvania and graduated with a BSBA in Business Management. The Founding Partner and CEO of AspenMedia, a full-service marketing communications agency established in San Francisco in the 1994, Rick has been highly successful working with customers from all disciplines and business models. His past clients include eRetailer sites, manufacturers, professional service providers, major market radio stations, enterprise web platforms, and consumer brands.Rick now resides in Parkland Florida and started Rainfire Media in 2012. Rick has a deep passion for the outdoors as well. Rick has recently joined the WhaleWatchReport™ as creative director and lead frontend engineer.