Ryan is an entrepreneur with over ten years of experience building, running, and selling web technology companies. He currently is CEO of Shovels, a building contractor analytics company. Ryan most recently was CEO of MightySignal and previously co-founded and sold Scripted, EmailFinder, and TrackJobChanges. Ryan is also an Associate Professor at Diablo Valley College, where he teaches entrepreneurship and marketing. He serves on the advisory boards of both the Business and Computer Science departments and is a board member of the DVC Foundation. Finally, Ryan is past-chair of the Diablo Valley Tech Initiative and runs Lamorinda Entrepreneurs.