RICK DELVECCHIO, serves as Director of Career Placement. In this role, Rick assists Welch College of Business students with resume development, interviewing, job search strategy, and graduate school planning. Additionally, he builds and maintains employer relationships and assumes the lead role with University-wide placement activity and employer events.
Rick joined Sacred Heart in October 2005 after almost 10 years in the professional sports industry, with demonstrated success in recruitment, hiring, project management, and mentoring.
As part of his role as the Assistant General Manager with the Bridgeport Bluefish, Rick created and managed an internship program which included recruiting, hiring, and mentoring college students. In other previous roles, Rick has handled job development, community outreach, sales, marketing and event management. Rick has utilized a strong marketing background to create strategies and marketing materials to promote events and generate awareness to a number of different audiences, as well as, managing website re-designs.
Rick is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame, with a B.A. in History, where he also served in the highly competitive role as Head Baseball Manager.