Ricardo Puente

Director of Location Intelligence

Ricardo joined The Retail Strategy in January 2019 after working at REOC Austin for 18 years as a GIS Manager. There he developed an extensive geodatabase of Central Texas tracking active developments, land mapping features and a retail database.  He also served as GIS and cartographic design consultant at the City of Kyle, Hays Central Appraisal District, Hays Free Press, HRM Row and SRDevelopment.

Ricardo graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with degrees in Geography and Geology and from Texas State University with a MAG in GIS/Cartography Science.  Ricardo is an avid mountain biker and hiker and likes to spend time with his family.

The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step

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