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Entrepreneur Ric Elias Almost Died. What Happened Next

In January 2009 Ric Elias was aboard the flight that crash-landed in the Hudson River. The experience changed his approach to life and leadership at Red Ventures, the tech firm he co-founded.

Rather than keep striving for another future goal, Red Ventures' co-founder Ric Elias is vocal about recognizing how fortunate he and his teammates are right now.