Our staff

Each and every day a highly qualified team of experts is waiting for you. We dare to ask each other for help and give each other feedback. This way, our services are better every day. Together we go for the best results and make sure that you can experience the ultimate holiday feeling!

We would like to present our team to you: 

Richard Blanken - Managing Director - Location Gieten and Loenen a.d. Vecht.
Director and founder of Rico Recreatie B.V. In 1993, started as a one-man business in Emmen, under the company name “Blanken Caravans". After completing the higher technical School, Richard stepped into the caravan world enthusiastically.

Under the control of Richard, the company has now become a modern and full-fledged caravan and motorhome company. With a very broad experience in this industry, Richard now gives daily leadership to the 16 employees of Rico Recreatie.   

Monique Niekamp - Financial administration - Location Gieten
Monique is our mainstay in the field of administration and secretarial support. In the background, Monique provides the administration and order processing for our company in a very punctual way. 

Koos Mulder - Sales and rental advisor caravans and campers - Location Gieten
Koos Mulder is the sales and rental specialist for our caravans, motorhomes and accessories. Koos has gained extensive sales experience in the motor industry and has acquired the necessary experience in the caravan and motorhome industry. With its quiet and familiar appearance, Koos is a pleasant person to contact. You can also choose to contact him to rent your caravan or motorhome at a reasonable cost and for accessories. 

Henk Tuin - Manager Services for our location Gieten.
Henk is your focal point for a repair/maintenance of your caravan or motorhome. With his extensive experience in the caravan industry he is a very experienced specialist. He translates the customer's wishes into an appropriate solution.
Martin Boven – Garage Services reception - Location Gieten
Martin expertly runss the reception desk. With Martin you can make an appointment for the Garage Services, ordering parts or accessories, arranging repair of smaller or larger damage, picking up or returning your caravan or motorhome.  Martin can also advise you in the area of rental. Are you curious about the possibilities in terms of layouts, which packages are available or do you have questions about an extra insurance? Please contact Martin. 

Klaas Burema - Senior mechanic - Location Gieten
Klaas is our very experienced 1st mechanic. He coordinates everything that happens in areas of maintenance, repairs and damage repair. He is the first point of contact for you as a customer of the Garage Services. With his years of experience in the caravan industry, Klaas knows how to solve every issue with your caravan or motorhome.

Rina  - Cleaning – Location Gieten
Our total housekeeper. Rina 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.

Astrid - Cleaning - Location Loenen aan de Vecht
Our all-round housekeeper. Astrid makes sure that all units in our sales area are spic and span. Astrid also provides clean offices and a neat showroom/sales area. If you rent a caravan or motorhome, Astrid will make sure that you go on holiday with a fresh caravan or motorhome. A task she performs with love and dedication.