Ryan Mapes is a web entrepreneur and business leader. He currently serves as the Product Marketing Manager for Manta.com, the largest free source of information on small companies.
Prior to joining Manta.com, Ryan co-founded Go BIG Media, parent company of the Go BIG Network (www.gobignetwork.com) and BizPlan (www.bizplan.com). Ryan served as the General Manager for Go BIG Media. Under his leadership, GoBigNetwork.com rapidily grew into its current position as the world’s largest online community for entrepreneurs, early stage investors (VCs, Angels), advisors, and startup professionals.
He also led the development and launch of BizPlan.com, the leading online business planning tool that allows users to create and share professional business plans.