Ryan was born in Toronto and studied film at the University of British Columbia. Since graduating with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film Production, he has gained 10+ years of directing experience working with global brands like BMW, Molson, Canopy Growth and AXE. He is also passionate about working with nonprofits such as TEDx Toronto, Big Brothers Big Sisters and Special Olympics Canada. Ryan is confident directing large, commercial productions but also thrives with a nimble, documentary style approach. His strength is developing human connections and telling real stories in a commercial format.