Motivational Speaker and Training Professional
Ricardo “Rico” H. Correia is a dynamic motivational speaker, training professional and published author with over 20 years in the field of Success Development. He is the President of Centaur Consulting, a Human Resources training and development company. Rico’s focus is to enhance personal and professional success. Rico has spent the past 15 years as a consultant to major league sports teams and leagues. He has provided motivational and success skills training to all players and coaches in Major League Soccer, NHL Rookie Orientation Program, New York Knicks, Cleveland Cavaliers, Philadelphia Phillies, 12 NFL teams, 5 NHL teams including the New York Rangers and numerous professional and college sports organizations. In addition, he has designed customized training programs for high profile companies, corporate executives, sales teams and non-profit organizations such as New York Sock Exchange, Associated Press, Avis, Cablevision, Madison Square Garden, Hartford Civic Center, Howard Rubenstein Associates, Scottrade Center and Abbott Capital Management. He also sits on the Board of Directors for OneSource Entertainment and the American Association of Collegiate Student Athletes (AACSA)
Rico was formerly the VP/Director of Human Resources for ESPN, VP of Human Resources and Administration for SRI Surgical and VP Regulatory Affairs and Operations for CH2M Hill. Rico holds a Law degree from the Suffolk University School of Law in Business and Employment Law and is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts.
He is a nationally recognized speaker, published author of , “ Believing To Achieve”, “Whispers of the Heart” ,”Reflections” and several children’s books. He has addressed over 150,000 participants, thousands of professional athletes and countless organizations, associations, and corporations on the key elements of achieving personal and professional success.