Ryan is a native Hawaiian writer, journalist, storyteller and community organizer. He founded Hawaii PR in 2022, part of the Hawaii Hui family of companies, to advance Hawaii’s innovation economy, including startups and organizations focused on STEM sectors, sustainability, and education. He has cofounded several other companies and nonprofit organizations, including Smart Yields, Kahanu, and Hawai‘i Open Data. Ryan is a regularly sought after expert in local and global tech initiatives and trends, frequently contributing to every media outlet in Hawai‘i. Intensely curious and eager to learn new things, he is an early adopter who focuses on the ways that technology and new tools can bring people together. Ryan is a Mililani High School graduate and holds a journalism degree from the University of Hawai‘i. A proud father of three, he also maintains a mix of certifications, ranging from real estate sales to notary public to commercial drone and ham radio operation.
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