Business is about people. Expanding your network is a fundamental element to business success. But networking makes a lot of business people feel dirty. It screams aggressive salesman and it can be like picking up someone at a bar.
Ryan is Founder and President of Rand Media Group, a company that creates and manages custom online marketing programs for mid-sized companies. Before founding Rand Media Group, Ryan worked in investment banking and consulting and made an early foray into the digital world as an employee at one of the largest tech startups in Chicago. Ryan is a member of the Chicago Council on Foreign Affairs, Chicago Interactive Marketing Association and the Illinois Technology Association.