Dedicated to supporting artists, galleries, art publishers, art framers and the entire fine art industry in promoting and growing their businesses, Rick Barnett brings a wealth of successful experience to the Redwood Media Group team and has extensive specialty retail expertise and a long career in the art industry. Prior to joining Redwood Media Group, he designed and developed a worldwide retail chain of exclusive galleries, working with gallery owners and licensing partners around the globe. Bridging the corporate art world with hands-on retail experience, Mr. Barnett also owned and operated fine art galleries in the Western United States.
Rick Barnett brings 30 years of executive management skill and knowledge to his role with Redwood Media Group. Mr. Barnett is a Time-Warner published author, has hosted television shows in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, and has been the on-air host for numerous trade and training media communication programs.
Continually sought out for his art industry knowledge, Rick serves as a Contributing Editor to Art Business News. In his current role of Managing Director of Business Development with Redwood Media Group, Rick is focused on joining seasoned and emerging Artists with both Publishers and Collectors.