Joshua Blancett - RIDVY, Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Joshua Blancett has over 20 years of experience in entrepreneurship with deep content in the development of technology with past
experiences in creating companies from the ground up, proven success and growth in these companies, and as an innovative entrepreneur who went on to partner or sell his ventures for significant ROIs.
Mr. Blancett started early as an entrepreneur and leader. Growing up in Nashville, Tennessee, he took the initiative in high school to launch and manage a single-camera morning news show. This would later become White House TV News. After graduation, Mr. Blancett joined the Boy scouts of America as a Police Explorer, a venture with the White House Police Department. He continued working with the department as an auxiliary police officer when he joined Dell Computer Corp., where he worked as a senior technician, rewriting, optimizing, and programming code.
In 2017, Mr. Blancett founded Ridvy Inc., where this venture was founded on our strong belief that a better rideshare program was needed. Mr. Blancett himself went on over 1,000 rides as a driver to listen to Uber and Lyft customers, seeking to find out what was lacking (and sometimes sorely so) in the rideshare space. In less than a year, he built