Though probably best known as the co-host of the long-running ABC reality singing show “American Idol”, Ryan Seacrest is involved with many other broadcasts and ventures. Also well-known for co-hosting the ABC morning show “Live! With Kelly and Ryan” and his syndicated morning radio show “On Air With Ryan Seacrest“, he also runs a production company, Ryan Seacrest Productions, has a menswear line called Distinction and a men’s skincare line called Polish and runs his own charity, the Ryan Seacrest Foundation.
His production company produces such shows as the reality series “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” and its various spin-offs, the “E! Live from the Red Carpet” awards show specials and the NBC police show “Shades of Blue” with Jennifer Lopez. According to the NY Times, Ryan Seacrest Productions also produce programming for Bravo, YouTube, Netflix, ABC and more.
Ryan Seacrest can also be recognized from hist hosting and producing duties on the annually broadcast, seminal “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve” every New Year’s Eve. Seacrest had a chance to work with Clark before his passing and says he greatly admired the man and learned much from him.
Other Ryan Seacrest productions include “Food Revolution”, “Bromance”, “Shahs of Sunset”, “Mixology” and “the Million Second Quiz” in addition to many others. He got his start as a reporter on “E! News Live” in 1996.
Though many of Ryan Seacrest Productions’ shows are in reality television the company has experience with scripted television as well. There are upcoming projects such as “Life with Kylie” and an untitled comedy show starring comedian Gabriel Iglesias coming out as well.
His menswear line Distinction can be found exclusively at Macy’s, and his Polish line of men’s skincare products was developed in collaboration with dermatologists. Polish is designed to meet the unique needs of men’s skin, as most skincare products and lotions are geared more toward women. Skincare is an important part of Ryan Seacrest’s routine, which includes daily workouts. He can be seen each morning with co-host Kelly Ripa on ABC and on the upcoming season of “American Idol” next fall, also on ABC.
Ryan Seacrest is one of the busiest people in the entertainment world. He was born in 1974 in Atlanta, Georgia. Even at a young age, Ryan knew that he wanted to make a difference. As a teen, he focused his attention at a local radio station and he was hooked. As an adult, he has become synonymous with top of the line television shows and radio programs. He has also devoted time to helping those in need. Here are just a few of the things that Ryan Seacrest has on his plate at the moment.
According to the New York Times, one of the biggest projects that Ryan has at the moment is being one of the hosts and co-producer of Live With Kelly and Ryan. He interviews celebrities and chats it up with fellow co-host Kelly Ripa. He is also back to work on American Idol as well. He is the host and co-producer of that show. It is a show that is near and dear to Ryan’s heart and helped launch his television career when the show originally began in 2002. On top of his television duties, Ryan hosts a radio show called On Air with Ryan. He talks about the latest news from Hollywood and plays the latest hits for listeners. See Ryan’s profile on Forbes.
In addition to all of that Ryan also has time to give back. He began the Ryan Seacrest Foundation in conjunction with his family. Through the foundation and the Ryan Seacrest Studios, he is able to help kids battle disease by exposing them to what life is like in a radio station. It helps the kids have fun while being in the hospital and takes their minds off their problems. he also has a men’s clothing line called Ryan Secrest Distinction/Polish. It gives men the chance to look good in the latest suits and styles from his specific line.
That is one of the many reasons that Ryan Seacrest is a busy beaver these days. He knows how important it is to keep busy but also give back to people and kids who need it.
Alex Hern, CEO of VR company, Tsunami, is a pioneer in an industry that is ever evolving, changing, and shaping the way we view the world. Whether through virtual reality concepts for gaming, or in other sectors such as healthcare, construction, and manufacturing, various industries have benefited from his contributions to VR technology. Tsunami has leaped into the fray of virtual reality with development of various business communication components featuring virtual reality concepts hardware and software.
As a member of the Board of Directors for the Silicon Valley Internet Capital, Alex has worked in ventures and capital all his career redefining what it means to be a silicon valley leader. Hern is a pioneer in business communications hardware and software and Tsunami VR will be no exception to continuing that standard of exploration, development, and deployment of strategic devices that enhance our loves throughout various private and public sectors. Tsunami is looking to occupy a strategic location to enhance its footprint and in turn attract some high quality talent. Learn more about Alex Hern at Bloomberg.
Aside from Tsunami VR, Mr. Hern has been involved in various tech industry success stories including co-founding and serving on the board of Arcsight which eventually was sold for $1.5 billion to Hewlett Packard as well as CloudShield which was sold to SAIC. Follow Alex Hern on linkedin.com.
While an obvious industry pillar and pioneer, Alex Hern has a solid and reputable history in a variety of industries that affect our everyday lives. His expertise and experience of crafting some of the most exciting technologies of our time will always make him an important element of silicon valley and the future of virtual reality. Tsunami is helping to shape how the industry applies virtual reality. It certainly isn’t just a game application anymore. It is importance in a variety of aspects from saving lives, to improving the quality of our lives.