a photo of Rick Leach EMBA class of 2021

Rick Leach is a sales representative for Bioventus where he delivers value to his offices and their patients by providing life-changing products. He started with Bioventus in January of 2018 in Chicago and was promoted within nine months to a position located in the San Fernando Valley.

Rick has developed business within Orthopedic, Pain Medicine, Podiatry, Rheumatology and Sports Medicine offices. He strives to improve himself and his team each day.

Rick's career started as a marketing coordinator for a physical medicine company in Wadsworth, Ohio. He developed marketing strategies for three locations and ran their social media platform.  He moved on to a sales development role for the largest privately owned laboratory in the United States. Within this role, he excelled in bringing on new products and was promoted in 6 months to take over a multi-state territory based in Chicago.

Rick went to Walsh University in North Canton, Ohio where he received a bachelor’s in Marketing.  He was part of the first ever Mentoring program within the school. This involved business leaders within the community and pairing them with students with like-minded aspirations. Rick grew up around his family’s used car business with three locations. He has had experience in a number of industries and had the opportunity to travel quite a bit gaining experience internationally.