Brian Hickey graduated summa cum laude in 2015 from Babson College where he studied entrepreneurship and marketing on a full tuition merit scholarship. After graduation, he joined the Venture for America (VFA) fellowship program, which helps to revitalize local economies across the United States through entrepreneurship. Through VFA, Brian is working at Figmints, a startup marketing agency, in Providence RI.
His experiences include both domestic and international internships and he has consulted on projects for a startup, venture capital firm, and an international company. He is passionate about volunteer service and he works to support education, business, and healthcare programs in rural Africa and serves on the advisory council of a non-profit. He welcomes hearing from others who value hard work and who share his passion for solving business challenges with creativity, enthusiasm, and energy.