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Silver Tree CEO and Founder Richard Ricks Joins Forbes Technology Council

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Silver Tree CEO and Founder Richard Ricks Joins Forbes Technology Council

RALEIGH, NC – June 26, 2023 – Silver Tree Consulting & Services Founder and CEO Richard Ricks has been accepted to the Forbes Technology Council, an invitation-only community for CIOs, CTOs, and technology executives.

Ricks was vetted and selected by a review committee based on the depth and diversity of his experience. Criteria for acceptance include a track record of successfully impacting business growth metrics, as well as personal and professional achievements and honors.

“We are honored to welcome Richard into the community,” said Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, which includes the Forbes Technology Council. “Our mission with Forbes Councils is to bring together proven leaders from every industry, creating a curated, social capital-driven network that helps every member grow professionally and make an even greater impact on the business world.”

As an accepted member of the Forbes Technology Council, Ricks will connect and collaborate with other respected tech leaders in a private forum. Ricks will also be invited to work with a professional editorial team to share his expert insights in original business articles on and to contribute to published Q&A panels alongside other experts.

“Silver Tree’s mission is to help small and medium-sized businesses experience the same digital transformation as big enterprises,” Ricks said. “I’m excited to be able to share the things I’ve learned about digital transformation during my decades in the business with this community and the business world.”

About Forbes Councils:

Forbes Councils is a collective of invitation-only communities created with Forbes and the expert community builders who founded the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC). In Forbes Councils, exceptional business owners and leaders come together with the people and resources that can help them thrive.

About Silver Tree Consulting & Services:

Silver Tree Consulting & Services makes digital real, solving business and information technology challenges for small, medium and large enterprises. We are laser-focused on enhancing the customer experience. Our deep expertise, holistic approach and passion for outcomes assures digital transformation, resulting in a real competitive advantage.

Founded in 2014, Silver Tree Services & Consulting is a privately held company based in Raleigh, NC with 100 plus employees and growing. Follow us on LinkedIn, read our blogs, or learn more at

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