Ryan Carson is the CEO & Founder of Treehouse, a 140,000 student, online technology school that takes people from zero experience to job-ready in as little as six months.
He is driven not only to succeed, but to help everyone around him succeed as well. With his tremendously effective work/life balance, Ryan steers the company ship and still makes family time a high priority. He is a leader and a champion of self-directed learning, inspiring others to take the helm of their own education. He also founded Carsonified and DropSend.
Ryan was born in 1977 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He graduated from Colorado State University in 2000 with a degree in Computer Science. He then moved to the United Kingdom to pursue a bit of adventure and fun and ended up meeting Gillian, getting married and having two wonderful boys. He and his family now live in Portland Oregon.
BA, Computer Science2000
|Sep 20, 2016||Business Wire - Treehouse Announces World’s First Virtual Reality Developer Certification|
|Sep 6, 2016||Business Insider (tech) - Why every weekend should be a 3-day weekend|
|Aug 26, 2016||Business Insider (tech) - Amazon is testing out a 30-hour workweek|
|Aug 10, 2016||Business Insider Australia - Mexico's richest man says all weekends should be 4 days long|
|Aug 9, 2016||Business Insider (tech) - Mexico's richest man says all weekends should be 4 days long|
|Jun 20, 2016||Boston Tech Flash - 5 things to know today, including another tech acquisition|
|May 17, 2016||Business Insider (tech) - Experts think a 4-day work week would be more beneficial than 5|
|May 12, 2016||Silicon Florist - Tired of reading about unicorns? Cool. Let’s talk about piggies. And the reality of startup life.|
Upcoming Event Appearances (1)
October 26, 2016 - October 27, 2016
8:00am - 6:00pm
Innovation Hangar, Palace of the Fine Arts, 3601 Lyon Street, San Francisco, California, United States
Tech Inclusion 2016 is a two days of inclusive tech innovation conference, career fair, and showcase presented by Google for Entrepreneurs.