Ryan Seacrest was born in Atlanta, Georgia in 1974. At an early age, he enjoyed listening to the radio. He was fascinated with making show tapes and performing home shows for his family. He attended Dunwoody High School and became their regular morning public address announcer and the “Voice of Dunwoody High School. In his junior year he landed an internship at Atlanta pop music station WSTR-FM. His radio career was launched from here and in the mid 1990’s Rayan launched a mid-day radio show called Ryan Seacrest for the Ride Home. This show became so popular that in 2003 Ryan was able to turn the show into a syndicated program called On Air with Ryan Seacrest. The following year he became host of American Top 40. To this day, he still continues of have a radio presence. He still hosts his On Air with Ryan Seacrest and the American Top 40.
Presently, while holding preeminent positions in both nationally syndicated and local radio shows, as well as positions in cable television and broadcasting, Ryan can find the time in his busy schedule to join the Emmy-winning day time show Kelly and Ryan as permanent co-host to Kelly Ripa. And that’s not all. Recently, Ryan Seacrest has accepted a position as the host of the music competition reality series American Idol when it returns to television for the shows first season on ABC in spring of 2018.
Ryan (@RyanSeacrest) is not just a showbiz celebrity, he also has his own brand. Ryan Seacrest Distinction is his leading menswear lifestyle brand. He founded the brand in 2014. It is celebrated for its classic and iconic look and contemporary style. The brand sells all types of products. They are known for their clean tailored clothing line, classy accessories, sophisticated outerwear, sweaters, pants and more. The brand is available exclusively at Macys.com and in Macy’s physical stores nationwide.
To feed his philanthropic character, Ryan created the Ryan Seacrest Foundation (RSF). This is his non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. His mission is to inspire today’s youth through entertainment and education focused initiatives. His organization builds Seacrest Studios broadcast media centers in pediatric hospitals across the nation.
Ryan Seacrest is involved in various segments of radio and media. He has built an empire that branches into all spectrums of entertainment. He has a distinguished fashion brand owner and is a well-known entertainer and philanthropist.
See his profile on Forbes: forbes.com/profile/ryan-seacrest/