Ryan is a Toronto-based Creative Director and Designer whose work spans branding, print, editorial and interactive design. He holds a Master's Degree in Communication Design from Central Saint Martins, London UK, and a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Concordia University, Montreal. Ryan has held senior design and leadership positions at some of Canada's most awarded design agencies, including Concrete and Leo Burnett. In August 2018 he co-founded the design and branding department of lg2 Toronto, helping grow Canada’s largest independent creative agency.
Over the past fifteen years Ryan has designed for cultural, financial, retail, fashion, food, telecom, hospitality, transportation, energy and government sectors. Select clients include: Toronto’s Museum of Contemporary Art, UNIQLO, Casper, Holt Renfrew, the Montreal Metropolitan Orchestra, LCBO, Royal Ontario Museum, GE, Tangerine, Bell, L'Oréal, Target, TD, Bite Beauty, Bulk Barn, Azure Magazine, Art Directors Club (NY), McDonald's, Telus, Thompson Hotels, Metrolinx, Michael Graydon & Nikole Herriott, and CXBO (Chocolates by Brandon Olsen).
His work has been awarded internationally by D&AD, the One Show, Cannes Lions, the Advertising & Design Club of Canada, the Clios, London International Awards, the New York Society of Publication Designers, the National Magazine Awards, the New York Type Directors Club, The Andys, Graphis, Communication Arts, Gestalten, Applied Arts, Marketing, the Chicago Athenaeum, Grafika, among others.