Ryan is a serial software and social entrepreneur with more than 20 years of creation and collaboration in the Boulder startup community. With deep expertise in SaaS, Agile product development, Enterprise Lean Startup and collaboration solutions, Ryan is a skilled technical and business leader who is known for his vision and leadership.
Rally Software is Ryan’s third startup journey which he helped take from formation to IPO and acquisition by CA Technologies. Rally Software is the first public company to gain B-Corp status and has been recognized several times as Best Place to work by Outside Magazine and B-Labs.
Rally’s strategic corporate relationship with Code for America, to create and mobilize Citizen Engineers using agile and lean techniques, continues as part of CA’s CSR model. Ryan is a co-founder of the Entrepreneurs Foundation of Colorado, which he has helped take to a national model by founding Pledge 1%. Social impact is always a part of Ryan’s motivation and technical solutions.