Entrepreneur in Residence
Ryan, based in San Diego, CA, is a diligent entrepreneur & business person and has worked in private, public, non-profit, and government sectors. Ryan has advised in franchising, marketing, licensing and finance as co-founder and managing member of LAR Enterprise. Ryan serves as the Chief Executive Officer of EnVie Fitness which he owns with his wife, Liberty Bernal.
He has assisted and lead his own and other companies through a wide range of growth paths and transitions, including early-stage financing, product releases, mergers, and exit strategies. At LAR Enterprise, Ryan raises capital, develops business plans, and forecasts risk management. He specializes in customer relationship management, product pricing, business process re-engineering, financial and operational management, and corporate governance. He is an experienced company director and leader.
Ryan earned a Bachelor of Arts in Literature and Writing Studies from the California State University, San Marcos, to which he credits his critical thinking and logical process evaluations. Ryan is an avid swimmer, runner, and cyclist and a very proud step-dad to daughter Gracie.