Richard Carthon

Richard Carthon graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelors of Science in Management with specializations in Entrepreneurship and Energy from Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Richard launched FollowMyCal, Inc. from his dorm room in 2016. Now, he is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of, the social calendar platform that centralizes personal, professional, and social events in one location.

FollowMyCal has become a viable solution for non-profits, organizations, schools, and other large groups that want to increase user engagement and attendance at various events. Before working on FollowMyCal full-time, he worked at Merrill Lynch as a wealth management financial advisor.

Richard Carthon FollowMyCal Inc. CEO

Richard Carthon

FollowMyCal Inc. CEO

New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

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