|Principia College, BA||1996|
|Mass Communication, English, Music|
Ryan Vance is Head of Content at leading online education start up creativeLIVE.
He oversees all content strategy for the live streaming video education platform.
Ryan is an 18-year veteran of television and has been responsible for many hundreds of hours of programming at G4, HGTV, DIY, Syfy and The WB. He has developed and run many different show formats including magazine, reality, makeover, documentary, live events, interactive and award shows.
After breaking into television at the WB affiliate in San Francisco, he began his career in cable at TechTV where he created and ran the long running videogame series “X-Play.” He then transitioned to developing and running shows for HGTV and DIY Network for Edelman Productions.
Eventually the G4 network recruited him as executive producer, responsible for ongoing production and development of new series, specials and live events. In other work, he has developed new shows for Sci Fi Network, Reelz Channel and various new media outlets including Gamefly.com, Championship Gaming Series and MiniMovieChannel.com.
Most recently he was head of programming and production at Revision3, which was acquired by Discovery Communications in 2012.