Richard Linden

Richard Linden

Managing Partner
Red Foundry, LLC

Rich is a Managing Partner of Red Foundry, LLC, a mobile application design and development consulting firm based in Chicago. Founded in 2009, and led by seasoned business and technology executives, Red Foundry helps clients “Mobilize Their Business” by creating award-winning custom native, responsive, and hybrid mobile applications. Utilizing a mobile-optimized methodology, Red Foundry partners with entrepreneurs and early stage startups to launch their mobile-enabled businesses, and works with established corporations to build mobile products that support their digital transformation.

Earlier in his career, Rich was the CIO of an international risk management company, and the CEO of an IT software and services company specializing in clinical information systems for hospitals and clinics. In November 2009, Rich became the owner and CEO of Geneva Technical Services (“GTS”), an IT consulting and staffing firm, where he focused on GTS’ overall strategy, marketing, sales and business development activities. In 2017 after successfully growing the business, and expanding into new markets, Rich and his partners sold GTS to a private equity firm. Rich holds a BS degree in Computer Science from Miami University of Ohio, and an MBA from the University of Chicago.

A Measurable Impact

Initial placement rate:
90%
Industry retention rate:
81%
College attendance rate:
55%
Alumni actively engaged in their communities:
72%
Average 12-month earnings before program:
$10,790
Average 12-month earnings after program:
$44,010