About Ricker Duval

About Us

Ricker Duval Business Solutions presents a perfect blend of accumulated experience, talent, and education through their dynamic co-founders, Judy Ricker and Jill Duval. Each brings more than a decade of executive business experience that, as partners, extend over a broad spectrum of professional business services.

     

    Ricker Duval Co-Founders 

    Judy Ricker

    Judy possesses an established finance-oriented professional background. After thirteen years in finance and accounting, working for some of the leading names in aerospace and innovation in the world, she parlayed her career expertise into a successful property investment and realty venture. As an Intuit Quickbooks® ProAdvisor, she brings notable business acumen and energy to Ricker Duval. 

    Judy’s expertise includes enterprise and small business finance, financial reporting and forecasting, cost accounting, Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) compliance, strategic financial planning, fixed asset accounting and real estate, tax provision preparation, tax preparation, business tax planning and consulting, business strategy, and more. Judy also has a passion for event planning, and uses her management skills learned in accounting to ensure that every client need, from bookkeeping to advanced marketing execution, is completed with precision.

    Judy earned a BS in Finance from Connecticut Central State University and her MBA in Accounting from the University of Massachusetts. She lives with her husband and children in her Connecticut hometown.

    Jill Duval

    With a diverse and innovative professional background, Jill has founded or co-founded three companies and earned a patent for an essential medical device. Jill began her career in applied and practical marketing, and has used her background to build experience in an array of specialties essential to every small business. 

    Jill brings a breadth of experience in event planning, management, and execution as well as traditional, digital, and social marketing. She excels at client relationship development and collaboration, vendor relations, product development, marketing strategy, event planning, and integrated marketing, just to name a few. Recently, she was awarded CTNext’s Entrepreneur Innovation Award for her TubieGuard™ medical device that she developed at home with her husband.

    Jill holds a BS in New Media Publishing from Rochester Institute of Technology. A Boston native, she now makes her home in Connecticut with her husband and children.

    What We Do 

    Headquartered in South Windsor CT, Ricker Duval Business Solutions offers custom MBA-level financial management, marketing support, bookkeeping, event management, and more for clients throughout the Greater Hartford Region and Connecticut. 
    An ideal choice for small companies, the Ricker Duval professionals can significantly enhance your professional image while expertly performing many back-of-the-house services including accounting, marketing, and administration to allow you to concentrate fully on your core business objectives.
    Far less expensive and more productive than hiring and administering in-house employees, Ricker Duval will:

    • Help to establish a strong and professional image 
    • Manage business and/or personal finance  
    • Oversee bookkeeping activities 
    • Collaborate to develop and execute Marketing initiatives 
    • Plan, organize and execute image-enhancing Special Events 
    • Provide Insurance management consultation 

     

    Let Ricker Duval Help Upgrade Your Company’s Image 

    Image and public perception of any business are critical. Ricker Duval professionals will provide professional image development along with other services designed to promote your brand to help your small business present the face of reliability and permanence of many larger enterprises.

      Specific Image-Enhancing Services include:

    • Website DesignCommunity Outreach
    • Public Relations
    • Market Strategy Consulting
    • Personal Concierge Services
    • Ricker Duval also works with non-profit organizations to advance their presence and help those endeavors thrive and grow

    Find out how the Ricker Duval professionals can add real value to your business. Request an in-person, no obligation consultation with the Ricker Duval professionals to understand how their services can benefit your activities.

    Ricker Duval is the perfect answer for a small and growing enterprise. Work with professionals who will share your passion and help you move to the next level.