Quick facts
Birth date 17 Dec, 1980
Age 40 yrs
Occupations Businessperson
Citizenship United States of America
Birth place Lutherville-Timonium
Residence New York City
Education Wake Forest University
Dulaney High School
Gender Male
Description American internet personality
Twitter id Rickyvanveen
Spouse Allison Williams [M. 2015]

Ricky Van Veen is known as an American entrepreneur. He is most famous for being the Head of Global Creative Strategy at Facebook and for co-founding Vimeo.

Background and Age

Richard Rafael Van Veen was born on December 17, 1980, in Lutherville-Timonium, Maryland. His father's name is Richard and his mom's name is Helen Van Veen. He attended Wake Forest University for his college education.

Career and Net Worth

Ricky Van Veen is an American entrepreneur and the current head of Global Creative at Facebook. He is additionally the fellow benefactor of CollegeHumor, a well-known comedy brand. He is likewise one of the main proprietors and organizers of Connected Ventures, an organization that included BustedTees and Vimeo. Ricky is the CEO of National, a TV organization born out of CollegeHumor. He made the site as a student while he was at Wake Forest. He was procuring from $10 million to $15 million every year prior to when the partners offered a controlling stake to IAC/InterActiveCorp.

Ricky showed up in episode six of the Jake Hurwitz and Amir Blumenfeld's podcast and furthermore appeared in a few College Humor video series like 'Jake and Amir', and 'Scarcely Working', and the former MTV program 'The College Humor Show'. College Humor allowed him to develop both his business and comedic abilities. He didn't want to be confined to a box and proved that he could be successful at both.

It was reported in July 2009 that he was chosen as the CEO of the new production organization, National, which would produce material. He would be coached by Barry Diller who was chairman and a senior official of IAC/InterActiveCorp.

Marriage, Wife and Kids

Ricky Van Veen got married to Allison Williams on September 19, 2015. Subsequent to dating for around three years, the couple got engaged in February 2014. Van Veen totally stunned her with the proposal and a tremendous wedding band. The marriage ceremony occurred at Brush Creek Ranch in Saratoga, Wyoming. Their dear loved ones went to the function along with some striking big names like Katy Perry, Zosia Mamet, Lena Dunham, and John Mayer.

The pair got engaged in February 2014. Allison is the little girl of NBC News anchor Brian Williams. Allison Howell Williams is an American actress and singer who played Marnie Michaels on the HBO comedy-drama series Girls and was widely praised for her performance in the 2017 blood and gore movie called Get Out. The couple currently lives in a fantastic house in Chelsea, New York City.

Last Modified: Oct 10, 2021

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