Rick Brown is one of the founding partners for Creekstone AI; an Artificial Intelligence company working in the advertising space. Rick has a background in leading sales and teams in organizations within the NFL (Oakland Raiders), the NBA (Sacramento Kings), helping to launch the newly announced Major League Soccer club, The Sacramento Republic and more. Over the years Rick has led traditional marketing platforms in media and sports, as well as experiential outlets like events and festivals. Over the years Rick has brokered deals with such brands as Absolut, Knob Creek, Budweiser, MillerCoors, Nissan, Acura, Coca-Cola, Verizon, T-Mobile, Citibank and many, many more.
Rick is also the founding partner of Catchlight Ventures, a sponsorship agency, and a founding partner of Starbeat Entertainment, a music and entertainment label based in Hollywood, CA with GRAMMY winning producers The Stereotypes (Bruno Mars, Justin Bieber) and DJ Ricky Luna (Pit Bull, Fate of the Furious).