Guest Profile

Rick Culleton

Rick is a licensed pilot and entrepreneur from Austin, Texas. He is the owner of an Inc 5000 Fastest Growing Firm, Discount Electronics, and of First Austin Property and two hotels in Jaco, Costa Rica. He grew up in New York, and, after a series of hardships, pursued many entrepreneurial ventures. After he was given a StoryWorth subscription in 2020, Culleton began to share his life experiences, which culminated in his debut book, “Messed Up Like You.” By sharing his story, he proves that anyone can overcome any obstacle. Outside of work, he has won trophies and awards for Taekwondo and Triathlons, earned recognition for his work with public schools and a group called ACOS that works with children in Costa Rica. He and his wife, Katherine, have two children, Richard and Laura.