Ricky is a passionate Python developer who loves to create dynamic, user-friendly websites and platforms for the modern-day user. As a keen life-long learner, Ricky is not afraid of learning new skills and leveling up his knowledge in order to complete the task at hand. His attention to detail and problem-solving skills help to ensure the release of high-quality products.
Principally, he is the owner of White Lion Media, a digital content creation company. White Lion Media primarily builds and designs websites for individuals and small businesses in need of a web presence so that they can serve their customers and/or grow their business. But they also provide web copywriting services and digital asset creation for their clients.
Ricky is blessed with having many passions and hobbies. He is a martial arts practitioner and instructor who holds a 1st-degree black belt in Shaolin Kempo. He is also the proud owner of a modest Bonsai collection.
He makes it his mission to learn something new each day and is continually looking to improve himself and become the best role model he can for his kids and for those he teaches.
Websites I've built
Martial Weekly – New site built using Flask. Mailchimp for email signups integrated. Deployed to Heroku. – martialweekly.com
White Lion Media – Redesigned and rebuilt using the microframework – Flask. Deployed to AWS with elastic beanstalk and associated services. – whitelionmedia.com
MBM Consultants – Redesigned and rebuilt this personal site and blog using Pelican, the Python based static site generator. Deployed to Netlify. – mbmconsultants.co
Dance at Home – New site built from scratch. The design needed to be clean but fun. This was achieved with the video hero and a foxtrot animation on the “Get Started” page. – danceathomenova.com
Migus Group – New site designed and created. Concise single page, mobile responsive, static website. – migusgroup.com
White-Hall Photography – Site migrated to new server and redesigned. Built with Wordpress. – white-hallphotography.com
The Neighborhood Talk – Site redesigned. Added analytics and adsense integrations. Build with Wordpress. – tnhtalk.com
Template Snippets: A VS Code Extension – A Python snippet extension for the popular code editor VS Code. Available to download through the official extension marketplace.
Movies to Watch – A CRUD-style web app that uses the OMDB API to search and add movies to a user’s dashboard list. Built with Python and Flask. Deployed to Heroku
Track My Kempo – Built with Python and Django, this CRUD app tracks and records martial arts workouts for user's. Deployed to Heroku