A Premier Creative Consulting Agency
Ricks Creative Consulting is an agency specializing in crafting creative strategies for companies and organizations in need of creative direction. Content creation and creative storytelling are essential aspects of the digital communication landscape. Every company and entity has a story that needs to be told. RCC can help you craft your story in order to effectively connect with your target audience. Yesterday, creating interactive websites, mobile apps, visual content and social media campaigns were luxuries. Today, they are necessary components of any successful project process.
Our creative methodology helps clients diagnose core issues, set goals, and develop realistic and implementable strategies to meet their core objectives. Based in the Dallas area, Ricks Creative Consulting continues to provide thought leadership and key insights for creative and entertainment-based projects with clients in various market types across the United States, including Houston, Austin, Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York, Atlanta, Nashville, and Miami. Click here to see what some of our past clients had to say about our work!
Meet Our Creative Consulting Specialists
If you would like assistance with creative strategy planning and development, look no further than our creative consulting specialists to get the job done:
Principal, Lead Strategist
Brandon Ricks is the Principal and Lead Strategist at Ricks Creative Consulting. He has a passion for developing effective strategies for creative and entertainment-based projects. Brandon specializes in leading creative concept development, directing strategic planning sessions and spearheading project implementation for various types of projects. He has a knack for melding creative ideas with strategic processes in order to bring creative ideas to fruition.
Prior to launching Ricks Creative Consulting, Brandon worked for short film initiative (I Am Second) as the head of Music Marketing. He was the co-producer and project manager of The End of Malice documentary featured on Revolt TV and NETFLIX. Brandon began his entertainment career through an internship at Universal Records’ regional promotions office. There, he learned the art and science of radio relations and record promotion. He has been responsible for creating marketing activations at various music festivals and concerts, creating marketing strategies for film launches, assisting creative start-ups with project execution and developing marketing and product launch strategies for fashion and content brands.
Vice President, Business Development
Byron Ricks is a highly adaptive entrepreneur and business leader with 20 years of experience and a proven track record of superior, metric-driven performance fueled by innovative strategic thinking, creative business model design, decisive leadership, astute board management and high-performing team culture. Byron has extensive experience in leadership, strategic partnerships, business development, operations and financial management. His professional background includes roles as, professional speaker/trainer/facilitator/author, public affairs manager, regional academic coordinator, director of administrative services in higher education, franchise owner/operator and V.P. of Operations. These roles have allowed Byron to work with many companies throughout the United States such as: Abbott Medical Optics, ADP, Boehringer Ingelheim, Defense Logistics Agency, ESPN, Fannie Mae, FDIC, IRS, JC Penney, Pepsi Bottling Company, Pitney Bowes, RTI International, Samsung and Simon Property Group.
Byron is currently the Vice President of Business Development for Ricks Creative Consulting, an agency that provides thought leadership, key insights and strategic focus for professional business and entertainment-based projects. RCC specialize in strategic planning, project management, creative marketing services and campaign-based strategies that help drive measurable results for our clients.
Byron is also one of the founders and current President and Board Chair for Legacy Preparatory Charter School (Est. 2011) with campuses in Plano, and Mesquite Texas, serving more than fourteen hundred students. Byron holds a BBA in Marketing and Real Estate and a Master of Arts in Human Behavior from National University San Diego, California. Please peruse our website and tell us what you think or contact us for a free initial consultation about the project/s you have in mind to move your business or project forward.
Media and Content Manager
Jessica Dula joins the team as the Media and Content Manager. She is a creative mind who loves finding new, inspired ways to identify an audience and build a connection with others through engaging content. Jessica is fascinated by the relationship between an individual and their brand persona, and takes the time to understand a client and their needs before developing an all-encompassing media strategy. Her ultimate goal is to improve the quality of brands and the content they produce through both social and traditional methods.
She accomplishes this goal by drawing on her knowledge and experience gained by working with verified social influencers, top media platforms and brands, and musical artists from varied backgrounds. Jessica has worked with social influencers in crafting premium content, securing brand endorsements, developing social action plans, and engaging audiences gaining over 25 million impressions per month. This experience has also transitioned into the music industry, where she has worked with artists on video content planning and creation, publicity for album releases, music marketing, and increasing brand recognition for both the artist and their merchandise.