Tripp was born and raised in Darien, CT and holds an International Relations degree from Hobart College. He spent the early part of his professional career in equity research and sales in New York covering the energy sector.
Built for life outside of an office, Tripp transitioned to entrepreneurship and co-founded Heli, an online adventure marketplace specializing in heliskiing, while pursuing a freelance career in content creation.
With a diverse and dynamic profile, Tripp moved out to California and spent his time freelancing as a marketing consultant and content creator, growing his startup Heli, and capturing images that align with his passions of surfing, skiing, and adventure experiences. Tripp is now back east promoting his photography and focusing on Heli.