Ricardo DaCosta started his career as a lifestyle photographer fulfilling a dream of working for international publications and lifestyle brands. It was at David + Goliath that his fascination for production and photography was cultivated and where he started to understand the power of digital branding and social media marketing.
His next opportunity was to work with Mostly Sunny as a senior creative strategist for their roster of online personalities and beauty and fashion clients. At Mostly Sunny, Ricardo developed, managed and executed stellar influencer campaigns. Here, Ricardo was able to combine his creative eye with his love for social media, business and commerce. Ricardo has worked with high profile brands, start-ups, icons, interesting // cool people he came across and everything in-between to create a spectrum of guerilla to polished campaigns and he had a great time in the process!
Ricardo is a graduate of the University of Hertfordshire where he received his B.A. in Digital Marketing and Ricardo also completed the Human Computer Interaction certificate program at Stanford University and is a member of the American Photography Association (APA). You’ll find Ricardo scouting museums or sipping on a nice pinot grigio at a local Napa vineyard.