Ryan built his first website by the age of 14 and started his first business at 19.
He started his own SEO agency in 2007. Soon after that company was acquired.
He worked for the fortune 500 company Gannett. There he and his team build an SEO system processing $8 million dollars a year in SEO services.
Later, working with Voice Media Group. Ryan managed SEO for their 18+ news sites which, brought in 22 million unique visits a month. While there building out an SEO services team responsible for over 1,000 clients. Starting from $0 to over $10 million a year in SEO revenue when he left.
Before he left the corporate world to build his own business Ryan, worked for iCrossing. One of the leading companies in the SEO space. Working with the largest companies in the world.
There he helped clients like The Children's Place, PetSmart, Microsoft, LG, Starwood Hotels, and JCPenney. He built strategies for million+ page websites, eCommerce stores, and local SEO.
Leaving iCrossing, Ryan started his own local services business. After 3 years that business was doing over $1 million a year gross revenue.
Ryan is also certified in Marketo (Marketing Automation), Google Analytics and Search Metrics. He's held workshops on SEO and digital marketing at both ASU and U of A.
Always obsessed with learning Ryan spends much of his free time reading or painting. Art has become one of his biggest passions after marketing and building businesses.