Ryan is an award-winning, 21-year brand-building veteran who has led literally dozens of AAA video game launches across multiple platforms spanning from PS One through virtual reality. Prior to his brand leadership role at Insomniac Games, Ryan served as a consumer PR expert representing Nissan North America, HP, Sony Interactive Entertainment America, T-Mobile, ViewSonic and many others. Ryan has helped launch games including Ratchet & Clank, Resistance, Sunset Overdrive, and the forthcoming Spider-Man game for PS4.
Inspiration comes from all sorts of places for all sorts of reasons. Many of us find video games inspiring in various ways. We are honored to have Ryan Schneider from Insomniac Games talk to us about how developers infuse themselves into the games we play, and how that can even translate into the real-world!
Ryan himself has become an accomplished competitive Ironman athlete and has now gone even further to coach and inspire others! He will give an inspirational speech that ties video games to his real-world passions.