Zac Ricketts










Zac Ricketts was one a very influential member of the Missouri Business Alert Business Development team in 2016. Although he is no longer an employee here at MBA, his influence still remains today. We asked Phil a couple of questions regarding his time at MBA. See his answers below.

Why were you interested in working at MBA?

“I was interested in working at MBA to gain valuable sales experience in pursuit of my certificate in sales and customs development at Mizzou.”

What do you think MBA offers to the business community?

“MBA offers a close look at all Missouri business news and how it effects business all across the state. It is very resourceful for small and up and coming business in Missouri.”

What skills did you learn at MBA that you still use in your daily career and/or helped you advance your career?

“Gain valuable sales and communication skills. Having to communicate with customers via both phone and email and even a few in person meetings. Also got my first experience with cold calling.”

What is your favorite memory of working at MBA?

“My favorite memory of MBA would just be the people and interacting with others everyday.”

Now that MBA is 5 years old and still progressing every day, what do you hope to see for the future of MBA?

“I hope to see MBA continue to grow and be successful and have even more success in the future. Also to gain a larger reach across the state as a whole.”

Thank you again, Zac, for your contributions to MBA. You’ve helped us become the reliable business outlet that we are today.

If you’d like to contact Zac you can e-mail him at or find him on LinkedIn at

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