Prior to about.me, Freitas was a principal at Second Verse, an independent design and strategy consultancy for web products. He has held roles at Adaptive Path, Sapient, and Interval Logic.
Freitas has worked as an interaction and user experience designer. In addition to his regular work, he has also advised and invested in a small portfolio of companies, including Branch, Sprint.ly, Editorially, and Blue Bottle Coffee.
He has lived and worked in New York, Copenhagen, Tokyo, Stockholm, and San Francisco.
Ryan Freitas has a BS in cognitive science from UC San Diego and a culinary degree from the California Culinary Academy.
|Jan 19, 2016||The Verge - About.me redesigns its profiles to give purpose to your personal page|
|Jul 10, 2015||Venture Beat - And now for some personal news …|
|Apr 30, 2015||Venture Beat - About.me finally embraces Android, but only with its new ‘Intro’ business card app|
|Feb 25, 2015||The Verge - As messaging apps proliferate, one service aims to power them all|
|Feb 5, 2015||Venture Beat - About.me cofounder Ryan Freitas is leaving the company|
|Dec 20, 2014||Tech Cocktail - How About A Fast Exit: About.me Gets Acquired By Aol|
|Oct 30, 2014||Mashable - About.me revamps the business card with Intro app|
|Oct 30, 2014||The Next Web - The Next Web|