Over the past twenty years, Ryan has started multiple successful companies includes AthletePromotions, TornadoPromotions, EliteJets and RedCarpetMonday. He’s also a partner and investor in companies such as 500Level and BigLeaguePillows. Some of his stock investments include Apple, DraftKings, Starbucks, Canopy Growth Company, Tesla and Greyscale Bitcoin & Etherium Trust.
Since he was 5 years old, being an athlete and fan, Ryan has collected sports memorabilia, player jerseys, vintage t-shirts and sports cards for fun and investment. Some of his prized possessions include a signed Michael Jordan jumbo rookie card, a Tom Brady signed jersey, home run caught Derek Jeter signed ball, an Alexander Ovechkin game used stick & skate and a huge collection of Luka Doncic rookies cards.
Eighteen years ago, Ryan founded AthletePromotions, one of the largest celebrity and athlete booking agencies in the industry. His company books talent for corporate appearances, speaking engagements, autograph signings and endorsements. Some of his favorite celebrities he’s worked with over the years include Mark Cuban, Russell Wilson, Tim Tebow, Wayne Chrebet, Cedric the Entertainer and Audrina Patridge.