Doug Richards

B2i Ventures

Author/Professional Speaker/Strategist

Doug Richards has been all of the following: chef, musician, author, bouncer, professional speaker, event promoter, salesman, teacher, coach, multimedia developer, serial entrepreneur and at the core – technologist. He funded his life as a professional musician through the ‘90s developing websites and graphics primarily for artists and musicians. In 2000, he pushed the boundaries of online development for the Sprint University of Excellence and became recognized as an evangelist for Flash for use in distance learning. In 2003, he presented to 10,000 attendees at the HOW Design conference and famously predicted the coming revolution of social media. Doug regularly speaks at national events and is considered a pioneer in the social networking community.


  1. Innovation from the Inside | Freelancers University - March 29, 2012

    [...] Innovation from the Inside var addthis_product = 'wpp-264'; var addthis_config = {"data_track_clickback":true,"data_ga_property":"UA-25189540-1","data_ga_social":true,"data_track_addressbar":false};if (typeof(addthis_share) == "undefined"){ addthis_share = [];}Instructor:  Doug Richards, B2i Ventures [...]