Ryan graduated from Indiana University with a Bachelors in Computer Science. He began his career working as a System Administrator and Software Developer on the Matrix Sequels. He then took on the role of Editorial Technical Director for Dreamworks Animation, where he oversaw the editorial pipeline for feature animation. After a brief stint with Electronic Arts in Chicago, Ryan joined Cutters Studios, where he has implemented file-based workflows and major operational changes to bring the company to the forefront of post-production. His top-tier Hollywood post-production experience and his achievements through Cutters provide the technical knowledge and innovative mindset required to exceed the demands of the company's clientele worldwide.