A lifetime resident of Portland, Oregon and third generation Oregonian, Rick has been a member of the Passport Online Board since the company's inception in 1995, and assumed the role of CEO at the end of 2016. He brings years of entrepreneurial and corporate strategy experience to the role.
Directly involved in over 65 companies as investor, advisor, lead investor board member and strategist, Nagle has successfully navigated a multitude of industries and company developments. He has been a founding partner in five companies including a NASDAQ publicly listed telecommunications company.
Rick has a tremendous passion for entrepreneurial businesses and brings that passion to the forefront in leading the development of cutting edge technology to help Passport Online's thousands of entrepreneur agency owners and more than a dozen host agency and consortia partners market and sell travel to their consumers.
His entrepreneurial experiences include Director of Oregon's Entrepreneur's Network and a member of Keiretsu Forum and Portland Venture Group. He was Chairman of Angel Oregon 2003 and Vice Chairman in 2002.
As a past board member of Oregon Sports Authority and part owner and founding investor of a national sports league, he served on the committee to explore bringing the NFL and MLB to his hometown city of Portland.
Having served with a number of charitable organizations, Rick is currently on the board of directors for Meals on Wheels and is a volunteer driver serving food to homebound clients.
His interests include reading, competitive running, traveling with his wife Phyllis, and spending time with their amazing grandchildren.