Hi, I’m Richard

As a "techniumist" and cultural historian/philosopher, I have come to understand the meaning of the notional environment in which communication over the internet networks occurs. technology, art, ontology, hermeneutics, history, theology, philosophy, and the modern world come together in collaboration with the greater good of all human beings. together we come to understand the meaning of living a human life well ~ Eudaimonia
The Changing World Order. A look at the Autonomous Revolution, Machines, and Life Lived;  Why 'Silicon Valley' needs Philosophers & Historians
Killer Story Teller!!
Inspiring Stories, facts, wisdom, and fun that energies audiences to embrace a brave new world.



Available for:


Speaking & Workshops

Panel Groups & Retreats

Book Clubs & Discussion Groups


Formats can be both In Person and Virtual.


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“The overall program met all of my expectations and then some. It provided us with excellent real life examples to learn from and how to implement the change in the weeks to come.”


     ~David L. Cunningham, Jr.

      FedEx President: Asia Pacific Division



I would trade all of my technology for an afternoon with Socrates.” ~Steve Jobs, 2001                     

"Between stimulus and response, there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom".~Viktor Frankl

Luke, you're going to find that many of the truths we cling to depend greatly on our own point of view.” ~“The truth is often what we make of it; you heard what you wanted to hear, believed what you wanted to believe.” 

                                       ~Obi-Wan Kenobi 



“Great workshop and presentation.  When our staff first experienced this seminar in Orlando they said others in the Siemens Organization needed to see it and learn from it. So, we put on three more workshops for Siemens globally.  We felt the message and seminar should be experienced not only by Siemens but also with our customers, so he was also was our keynote speaker for Siemens' Customer Appreciation Day.”

                           ~ Michael Philpott

              CEO: Siemens Canada Limited