He has developed his fortune together with his work in the field of storage auctions. Unlike many of the participants in the series, Ricky continues to be engaged in the business for a long time already. Since he was a child, he grew up in his parent’s auction house. His more than 40 years of experience in the area has given him an advantage that a number of other auctioneers lack. He has been an expert on classic glass. Sometimes, he cannot avoid bemoaning several starters in the industry. Such instances is usually portion of the reality television shows such as Storage Wars.