Our staff

Each and every day a highly qualified team of experts is available for you. We dare to ask each other for helpful feedback. It’s how our services keep improving. We aim for the best result as a team, and together we make sure you’ll experience that ultimate holiday feeling!

We’d like to present our team to you: 
Richard Blanken - Director - Location Gieten and Loenen a.d. Vecht.
Director and founder of Rico Recreatie B.V. Started in 1993 as a one-man operation in Emmen, under the business name "Blanken Caravans". After completing technical college, Richard enthusiastically dove into the world of caravans.

Under Richard’s leadership the company has evolved into a modern and quality caravan and camper business. Building on the wide experience accumulated in the sector, Richard takes care of daily management of a team of 16 collaborators at Rico Recreatie.

Monique Niekamp - Financial administration - Location Gieten
Monique is our pillar of strength in the areas of administration and secretarial support. In the background, Monique takes care of administration and order processing for our company in the most accurate way.

Koos Mulder - Sales advisor caravans and campers - Location Gieten
Koos Mulder is the sales specialist for our caravans, campers, and accessories. Koos has wide experience in the motor vehicle sector and has accumulated the necessary background in the caravan and camper sector.

Koos’ calm and familiar appearance make him a sociable interlocutor. You can also talk to Koos about renting a caravan, camper, or accessories.

Danny van Ingen – Sales and rental advisor - Location Loenen aan de Vecht
Danny is a sales and rental specialist for our caravans, campers, and accessories, has wide experience in the car industry, and is busy to acquire the necessary expertise in the caravan and camper sector.

His skills and quiet composure make Danny a pleasant interlocutor. You can also talk to Danny about renting a caravan or camper, and about accessories.

Martin Boven – Workshop reception - Location Gieten
Martin expertly runs the Workshop Reception. You can meet Martin to arrange appointments at the workshop, for ordering spare parts or accessories, for the repair of minor or major damage, for delivering or picking up your caravan or camper. 
Martin can also give you excellent advice in the field of rentals. Are you curious about the options in layouts, what packages are available, or do you have questions about additional insurance? Do not hesitate to contact Martin.

Klaas Burema - Senior mechanic - Location Gieten
Klaas is our extremely experienced 1st mechanic, he coordinates everything that goes on in the field of maintenance, repairs, and fixing damage. He’s the person to talk to if you’re a customer to the workshop.

His many years’ experience in the caravan sector allows Klaas to resolve just about any issue with your caravan or camper.

Rina van Linde - Cleaning – Location Gieten
Our total housekeeper. Ardita makes sure all units on our sales premises are spic and span. In addition, Rina makes sure the offices are clean, and that the showroom/sales premises are tidy.

When you rent a caravan or camper, takes care you go on holidays with a refreshed caravan or camper. It’s a task she carries out with dedication.

Wilma van Hal - Cleaning - Location Loenen aan de Vecht
Our total housekeeper. Wilma makes sure all units on our sales premises are spic and span. In addition, Wilma makes sure the offices are clean, and that the showroom/sales premises are tidy.

When you rent a caravan or camper, Wilma takes care you go on holidays with a refreshed caravan or camper. It’s a task she carries out with dedication.