Los Angeles based software engineer, freelancer, entrepreneur, traveler, author, & animal lover


Internet consultant with over 15 years experience. I am available for remote projects and contracts as a Chief Technology Consultant, Project Manager, & Senior Engineer. I can attend office meetings if you are in the metro Los Angeles area.


The book Disregarded Entity: Lessons Learned by a 15 Year Freelancer is a collection of lessons, methods, and stories from Ryan's 15 years as a self-employed small business owner.


Technologies I use

Mandarin Chinese Proficiency 中文普通话

6+ years training with ongoing proficiency advancement. Taken several solo immersion trips to Chinese cities including Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Kunming, and Mi'le.


Spotlight Services

  • Acted as consultant for outside business analysis and support
  • Lead Engineer and manager for local startup's front end developers
  • Developed official websites for several Fox Searchlight & 20th Century Fox films
  • Managed offshore developers, designers, and assistants (India, Vietnam, Hungary, Cambodia, Philippines)
  • Managed, developed, and maintained countless websites from idea to finish
  • Created streaming channels for Roku, Apple TV, Android TV, Amazon Fire TV, and Opera TV.
  • Setup Doubleclick For Publishers accounts to handle OTT/CTV advertising for streaming channels
  • Automated trending stock news and information to better instantly equip Day Traders
  • Automated reporting to alert when stock watchlists cross Moving average convergence divergence (MACD) lines
  • Worked with APIs for SMS text messages, IVR, Vimeo, Youtube, Bitcoin, and more



I enjoy making wine in my spare time. I have experience in vineyards with pruning and harvesting grapes. I also crush, ferment, press, age, and bottle my own amateur wines.


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