Richard Lorenzen is an American entrepreneur, investor and speaker. He is the founder and CEO of Fifth Avenue Brands, the New York-based public relations firm.
Richard is regularly cited as one of the most influential millennial entrepreneurs in America. Inc. Magazine named him one of the most inspirational entrepreneurs of 2017 while Entrepreneur Magazine ranked him as one of the top 50 people in digital marketing. LinkedIn named Richard one of the top millennial influencers of 2016. He has been featured by Forbes, Fox News, AdWeek and more.
In 2016 Richard authored his book, Surge, about his journey as an entrepreneur who started his company at the age of 15. Now at 25 years old, his company is one of the fastest-growing public relations firms in New York.
Richard is a member of the Young Entrepreneur Council, the foreign policy think-tank Concordia, and a founding member of the Forbes Agency Council.