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Richard Gripp

Ignite LLC
Richard Gripp is the Owner and President of Ignite LLC., a growth strategy and brand development advisory firm. He is driven by a passion, energy and focus to see his clients grow worth and succeed.

Richard is a successful corporate executive and entrepreneur with over 40 years of experience in entrepreneurship, brand development, marketing, sales, and company leadership. He possesses a deep understanding of business, is one of only few Certified Brand Strategists in the country, and is a frequent keynote speaker on the subject of brand development and transformational growth.

Richard understands the power of a brand driven organization’s compelling, competitive, distinction — its “Master Brand”. He places a high value on giving back and has served as: board chair for the Indiana-Ohio American Red Cross and as a board committee member for: the Fort Wayne Center for Learning, the Philharmonic Youth Symphonies and the Fort Wayne Downtown Rotary.

Following a greater purpose, Richard is driven to see businesses (and people) become empowered to fly higher — so that they too can achieve sustained profitable growth and their own greater purpose.