Richard has been creating and providing graphic design as well as website design and development services since the early 90s. Starting his career in Orlando he has worked and designed for top companies such as Walt Disney World, Orlando Regional Medical Center, and the Orlando Sentinel (Tribune Company). Before starting Four Winds Agency, he freelanced for more than a few dozen local companies. He has worked with companies from New York to the Grand Cayman Islands. As far west as Kansas and a nonprofit in the far east Kolkata, India.
Self described as an indoor kid, it wasn’t until 2002, on a mission trip down the Amazon River, that the outdoor bug started to get him. He has since camped and hiked part of the Appalachian Trail, Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon, part of the Grand Canyon, the Guadalupe Mountains, as well as parts of Washington State, and the Sapa Mountains in North Vietnam.
Richard launched Four Winds Agency in 2016 and moved to the Atlanta area in 2017 with his wife to expand the services and spend the weekends hiking and exploring.
Tina Blount a the co-owner and social media / digital marketing director for the Four Winds Agency in Atlanta, Georgia.
Tina’s career began at the Orlando Sentinel where she worked in advertising sales for 16 years before making her move to hotel sales for a combined 6 years with Hilton and Benchmark Hospitality. She then made her mark as a talented and skilled Marketing and Social Media Manager at the East Orlando Chamber, eventually moving to Atlanta in 2017 to work with the Sandy Springs Perimeter Chamber, and then the Alpharetta Chamber.
Tina has over 5 years of experience with Social Media and Email Marketing with the various chambers before before moving into her current role at the Four Winds Agency