Creative Director, Strategy
Associate Creative Director, Hamilton Place Strategies
Creative Director, Devote Studio
Principal Designer, Mighty Mighty
Art Director, BIG
Ryan is creative director at Penta, where he leads teams designing imaginative, compelling, and strategic work ranging from brand identity to digital storytelling experiences.
Previously, Ryan ran the independent design practice Mighty Mighty, based in Birmingham, Alabama.
Before going independent, Ryan gathered 11 years of experience in small design studios, large ad agencies, in-house corporate creative teams, and as a freelancer. Most recently, Ryan was a Creative Director at Devote, a multidisciplinary brand and design consultancy where he helped clients develop their strategic narrative, identity system, and brand experiences, both digital and physical.
Originally from Prattville, Alabama, Ryan attended Auburn University at Montgomery and graduated with a BA in Graphic Design.