Ryan grew up in Peachtree City and graduated from the College of Business program at Georgia Southern University in 1998. His robust sales career began with American Golf Corporation, learning, and training under top professionals in the business. In 2001, he joined Williams Brothers Lumber Co as a Georgia Territory Sales Representative, reaching $13 million in sales in 2006. Ryan later married his strength in sales and enthusiasm for wine, becoming an account consultant with Prestige Wine and gaining a Certified Specialist in Wine (CSW) designation. He started his own construction company in 2006, building homes from $200K to $800K, and reaching areas from Mableton to Decatur. Ryan brought his entrepreneurial spirit and passion for real estate to The Seeby Group in 2013.