Ryan is CEO of Florence Healthcare. Florence advances clinical research through software. The Florence eBinder Suite replaces paper investigator site files, trial master files and source binders with a shared platform between trial sites and sponsors. Before joining Florence, Ryan was president of Pubget (acquired by the Copyright Clearance Center), a research platform serving clinicians at over 600 hospitals and research institutions worldwide. Ryan joined Pubget from Microsoft’s enterprise search group, where he helped the web’s largest sites make information understandable and accessible with search technology. Before Microsoft, Ryan analyzed enterprise software investments at Commonwealth Capital Ventures and built technology market strategies at the Yankee Group. A frequent speaker, he has been quoted by the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and the Harvard Business School Press. Ryan has an AB from Dartmouth College and an MBA from UC Berkeley, where he was a Price Fellow. He is an avid cyclist, pilot and a terrible golfer.