Ryan is the Co-Founder of Makeably, a marketplace exclusively for custom-made creative items for your everyday life.
Prior to Makeably, Ryan spent 5+ years at Google. He worked in Mountain View as Product Marketing Manager, where he focused on developing new display advertising features of AdWords for small businesses. He also spent a year as head of marketing for Google Places in which he was responsible for acquiring local business data for Google Maps by encouraging hundreds of thousands of businesses to register with the service. In 2010, Ryan moved to Tokyo where he managed regional Asia-Pacific marketing for Google's emerging Mobile Ads business and later took on the lead of Google+ B2B marketing as well.
Ryan graduated from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania with a B.S. in Economics, and he lives in New York City.
|Jan 12, 2015||Tech2 - Researchers find new ways to make self-folding 3D structures - Tech2|
|Apr 24, 2014||Tech Republic (Australia) - Hatch co-founder Anastasia Leng: Entrepreneur. Custom product trailblazer. Thrill-seeker.|
|Oct 16, 2013||TechCrunch - Custom Goods Marketplace Makeably Rebrands As “Hatch,” Now Updates Pricing As You Go|
|Jun 5, 2013||TechCrunch - Custom Goods Marketplace Makeably Raises $650K From Great Oaks, 500 Startups & Others, Shifts Focus To “Remixes”|
|Jun 5, 2013||TechCrunch - Custom Goods Marketplace Makeably Raises $650K From Great Oaks, 500 Startups & Others, Shifts Focus To Remixes|
|Sep 26, 2012||TechCrunch - If You Can Think It, You Can Buy It: Makeably Debuts A Marketplace For Custom-Made Goods|
|May 7, 2012||ZD Net - Airtel wants to make YouTube a BillBoard for Indian music|
|Feb 17, 2012||Fast Company - Apple, Google, Facebook, And Amazon Compete In India Over Mobile, Social Networks, E-Commerce|