As a graphic designer and art director, Ryan provides insights on brand development and communication design for clients ranging from international corporations to non-profit organizations to start-ups. He oversees art production, concept creation, and messaging, ensuring creative reaches over-arching project goals, budget, and time frame. Ryan has over 10 years of experience working on a variety of print and web applications. Project work spans advertising and strategic marketing material, event and display graphics, information graphics, social media content, UI/UX design, and brand development. Ryan was previously Senior Art Director at Weber Shandwick, one of the world’s leading public relations firms, as well a Graphic Designer at an award-winning boutique design agency in Connecticut, Taylor Design. He has traveled the world extensively and has both a passion and understanding for cross-cultural communications. Ryan is a graduate of The University of Connecticut where he earned a degree in Communication Design with a minor in Art History.