Ryan has been creating fun and useful products for over 15 years. With a focus on native mobile and social, his classes reflect a natural curiosity about human behavior, and a passion to help others sharpen their product design potential. Ryan has held positions as startup Co-founder, Head of Product and UX for Citymaps, UX Designer on Google Search, and Mobile UX Lead at Myspace. In 2016 he lead the design of a 360 action camera and social app for a major electronics company.
Drawing from a background in interaction design and tech, Ryan encourages others to imagine blue-sky concepts that are rooted in reality. He holds a BFA in design from the School of Visual Arts, and is a Product Studio Crit Advisor at Cornell Tech. Currently Ryan is pursuing augmented reality concepts, and riding motos, bicycles, and boards. His latest project is an iMessage Sticker App for text addicts.
User Experience Design
Gain indispensable user experience design skills in this 10-week evening or 1-week accelerated course, on campus or online.
User Experience Design Bootcamp
Immerse yourself in a full day of user experience design fundamentals and walk away with an actual mobile prototype.
User Experience Design Immersive
Launch a high-growth user experience design career. Build fluency in essential skills through this 12-week, full-time program.
GA Open House: Ponce City Market
Curious about General Assembly's upcoming part-time courses and what it's like to be a GA student? Join our instructors and staff for an open house!
General Assembly's 'Product Lab'
In General Assembly's intensive four day "Product Lab", students will receive training on developing a business idea, concept ideation, and pitching a product for launch.
Debate Club - an event series in partnership with GA, TNW & LMHQ.