Hi, I’m Ryon. I’m an Emmy Award-winning Producer, Actor, Writer and former studio Business Affairs consultant experienced in developing and producing authentic branded content and commercials, as well as independent short narratives, documentaries and feature films. In the past I’ve worked at companies such as Lionsgate, Intermedia Film, CAA and Innovative Artists.
SELECTED COMMERCIAL CLIENTS:
Wing, Slack, Apple, YOGO, Storymachine Films, Oberland, Character SF, New York Magazine, Salesforce, Microsoft, Samsung, Girl Scouts of America, AMEX, Glass&Marker, Santa Clara University, Williamson Adams, KeepTruckin, AliveCor, Noon, United Capital, Boston Properties, Hines
CURRENT / RECENT COMMERCIAL & NARRATIVE PROJECTS:
EP/Creative Producer - WING launch film & social media content (genuine, 2019)
EP/Creative Producer/Co-Writer/Actor - “Cosmic Pillar // Salesforce Tower” (genuine, 2019)
Line Producer/Actor - USC Grad Thesis short film MIDSUMMER (2018)
Producer/EP/Actor - Emmy Award-winning 35mm short film REAL ARTISTS (Charming Stranger Films, 2017)
Screened at 200+ film festivals worldwide, including Cannes, SFFILM, Mill Valley Film Festival, Cinequest and many more.
Won 40+ awards, including a regional Emmy Award and the prestigious 2018 AT&T Film Award for Best Short Film - Emerging Filmmaker (Ava DuVernay, who presented the award, called the film "well-done, fantastic and layered.")
EP / Producer - BLEEDING AUDIO (A Band In Hope Productions, 2019) (feature punk rock documentary)
REMNANTS (genuine, 2019) (anti-gun violence documentary film)
ARGUABLY INTERESTING FACTS:
200RYT-certified yoga instructor, currently writing my first book aimed at helping more people discover yoga.
Graduate of Seth Godin's Inaugural altMBA class (2015).
Co-founded sustainable sports brand YOGO.