Richard Hecker is an entrepreneur and investor in NYC. He is the CEO of Traction + Scale LLC, a holding company that invests in companies that transform their industries. He also serves as Chairman at inSparq, where he leads corporate development. Previously, he ran one of the largest social networks in the world and started the first non profit on Facebook. In his spare time, he is a certified yoga teacher and holds a BS in Finance from Binghamton University. Richard lectures at leading universities and writes for top publications on the intersection of value investing and technology.