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Ryan Blood, PhD, MBA

Entrepreneur • Advisor Greater Seattle Area, US

Energy Industry Professional | Entrepreneur | Haas School of Business Grad

Energy Industry Professional | Entrepreneur | Haas School of Business Grad

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Primary Skillsets

  • Business Development
  • Growth
  • Marketing
  • Operations
I have an idea, but I'm open to other ideas
Immediately

Primary Cofounder Skillsets

  • • Business Development
  • • Growth
  • • Marketing
  • • Operations

Involved In

Advisor

Superior Mobile Concrete
Ride Magiq

Positions

Corporate Safety Puget Sound Energy 2014 - present
Corporate Health, Safety, Environmental & Training (HSET) Director - Petrochem ASRC Energy Services, LLC June 2011 - November 2013
PhD Student Research - Ergonomics Project Coordinator University of Washington, Seattle May 2008 - May 2011
ExxonMobil Project - Health, Safety & Environment Jago Contracting & Management, LLC January 2010 - April 2011
VMT Projects Team - Health, Safety & Environment ASRC Energy Services - HCC April 2008 - December 2009
VMT Projects Team - Safety Specialist Chugach Management Services INC June 2007 - December 2007
VMT Projects Team - Material Warehousing ASRC - Pipeline, Power, and Communications February 2005 - September 2006
Labor Economist State of Nevada May 2002 - August 2004

Education

University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business 2014 - 2015
University of Washington Health Sciences - Environmental & Occupational Hygiene 2008 - 2013
University of Nevada-Reno Resource and Applied Economics 1999 - 2001

Interested In

Cofounder With
  • • Industrial Design
Advisor With
  • • Fundraising
  • • Digital marketing
  • • Industrial design
  • • Viral marketing
  • • Investor pitch
  • • Transportation Solutions
  • • Adult Learning
Markets of Interest
  • • Advertising
  • • Hardware
  • • Healthcare
  • • Mobile
  • • Music
  • • Smart Home
  • • Sports
  • • Travel
  • • Video
  • • Wearable Tech
  • • Fitness
  • • Wellness
  • • Medical Devices

You Should Know About Me

Key Strengths

Oil & gas • Occupational Health

Key Accomplishments

Not completed yet

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Brendon Hisler, PMP
We worked together  •  Project Manager, Alaska Frontier Constructors, Inc.. Previously Construction Manager, Alyeska Pipeline Service Company.
Ryan would be a great advisor because he studies and thinks about all his responses. Very methodical and thoughtful, analyzes and looks at a ... ll potential outcomes.
Ananda Sinha
They're my school  •  Senior Software Engineer, Microsoft. Previously Software Development Engineer II, Microsoft.
Ryan epitomizes creativity, with perseverance. An "out of the box" thinker, Ryan can always find unique solution to any problem. His radica ... l thinking is always balanced by his methodical and controlled approach to execution. He is a perfectionist who goes great lengths to achieve impeccable quality of work. Ryan is a great team player with an excellent sense of humor. I do hope that we get to work together more often in the future.


Karin Lion

Ryan is the epitome of someone that continues to surprise...and in the best ways possible. He has one of the sharpest minds and wits of anyo ... ne I've ever worked with. You want this guy on any team you're on because of his creativity, his adaptability, and his strong yet warm leadership. Plus, he's just super fun to be around! I sincerely miss working with and being around him.

Sharrifah Al-Salem, CFA, MBA
They're my school  •  Co-Founder + CEO, BrightDay. Previously Director, Investor Relations, Xoom Corporation, A PayPal Service.
Sharrifah was able to launch a new company while working full time and completing her MBA. Her time management and leadership skills will he ... lp her kill it in whatever endeavor she takes on.

Karin Lion
They're my school
Karin is one of the most driven professionals I have ever met. Her ability to negotiate, define and solve problems, and communicate effectiv ... ely to wide audience of professionals is inspiring. When she takes the company she starts to IPO I am purchasing the stock as soon as it becomes available.

Brendon Hisler, PMP
Project Manager, Alaska Frontier Constructors, Inc.. Previously Construction Manager, Alyeska Pipeline Service Company.
Brendon has a client relations skill set that makes him a go to resource for world class energy clients. His ability to deliver on commitmen ... ts, consistently meet scope, budget, and quality parameters, and to partner with clients will continually be the spark for his success as an entrepreneur.

Ananda Sinha
They're my current cofounder  •  Senior Software Engineer, Microsoft. Previously Software Development Engineer II, Microsoft.
Ananda has a great mind for executing on ideas with a specific focus on resource loading, monetization, and rapid adoption. His engineering ... experience is great but his business savy is where he truly excels.