Born in the small surfing town of Durban, Ryan has dedicated his life to creativity. From a young age he excelled in Art, which led him into his early career in Graphic Design. He is fuelled by conceptual thinking & design. Driven by strategy & logic. Inspired by people and work that moves their worlds and changes their perception. Constantly challenging himself and briefs alike, his motto is simply: 'Work that matters'

His roots, firmly entrenched in conceptual graphic design display an early love affair with logo design, branding, packaging, illustration, photography and print. Now well over a decade later his combined experience in industy has morphed into a new found passion for creating award winning digital campaigns and film, that is both shareable and viral alike. His skillset of being able to move comfortably between most mediums sets him apart from many creative minds out there today. 

With a Bachelors Degree in Brand Communications Management, Cum laude in Brand Strategy and Graphic Design, this South African Advertising industry born, Swiss based Creative Director has always strived for greater things. Driven constantly in search of the big idea and pushing the client and brief as far as relevancy dictates.


Working on some of the worlds Blue-Chip brands, like Coca-Cola, Audi, SWISS Airlines, Levi's, SABMiller, Land Rover, Caltex, Philip Morris and more his well rounded experience in directing integrated, global campaigns that showcase innovation across multi-channel platforms is paramount in his approach and a signature in all his work.



2015 | Läderach Chocolatier Swiss
Best Of Swiss Web
Mobile Web | Bronze

2014 | Castle Lager | Worlds Biggest Braai (BBQ)
Loerie Awards | South Africa
Finalist | Live Events

2014 | Castle Lager | Worlds Biggest Braai (BBQ)
Guiness Book of World Records

Never satisfied and constantly looking to create something magical out of nothing, he remains always inspired to develop digital experiences and creative solutions that live deep in the minds of todays emerging digital adopters and natives. Get in touch via email on ryanatryandaynesdotcom or download my CV now.