Jeremy Ryan is an award-winning, seasoned digital and creative executive with expertise in strategic planning and execution of multichannel initiatives to strengthen market presence and gather audience engagement. He brings with him a tremendous amount of leadership experience and a comprehensive perspective on interactive and integrated creative strategies. He is currently leading the creative and digital team for Lipman Hearne, a marketing and communications firm for visionary organizations, and provides leadership to a wide range of clients in higher education, philanthropy, and membership organizations.
Prior to Lipman Hearne, he served as the director of development at Anthem Worldwide, the brand strategy division of Schawk, Inc., where he delivered cutting-edge solutions for both the company and its clients. During his time at Schawk and Anthem, Jeremy honed his expertise in promoting brands and products online, becoming an expert in the “digital path to purchase.” Jeremy provided digital leadership to small businesses, retail, consumer goods and services, nonprofit and governmental organizations, large enterprises, and Fortune 500 companies.
While working at Anthem, Jeremy taught advanced web design and programming at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. He has also led numerous online initiatives developing enterprise Content Management Systems (CMSs), Customer Relationship Management systems (CRMs), Learning Management Systems (LMSs), and e-commerce systems, and has personally designed and engineered these software technologies with successful software lasting in-market for over ten years.
Prior to Anthem, Jeremy spent nearly a decade refining his digital skills at Accenture, where he was a senior designer and developer, working as an end-to-end solutions architect, prototyping and delivering innovative digital and multi-channel experiences for its clients.
He began his career at Carnegie Hall, in the education department, developing and managing music education and outreach programs—and the marketing and education materials to support them.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Muhlenberg College and currently resides in Evanston, Illinois, though his Northeastern roots are always in his heart. Jeremy is a musician, serial technology entrepreneur, skier, triathlete, and likes taking full advantage of the Chicago lakefront.