Ryan Harper is a product manager and musician based in the San Francisco Bay Area. In his current role as a SVP and Senior Product Manager at Citi Ventures, Ryan creates new products and services that deliver innovative solutions in support of economic vitality. Previously, Ryan led product development at Condé Nast Entertainment, where he focused on the video initiatives of Condé Nast brands such as The New Yorker, Vogue, Pitchfork, and WIRED in order to drive increased engagement, growth, and monetization. Ryan started his career designing and developing award-winning iOS and Android apps for iHeartRadio, WebMD, and LACMA in addition to co-founding the music distribution startup newquill, Inc. He has also taught product management at General Assembly and O’Reilly Media. Outside of work, Ryan writes and records music. He graduated magna cum laude from Yale University with a B.A. in Literature and Music and received a M.M. in Composition from the USC Thornton School of Music.