Ryan Pyeatt


Vice President, IT, Evanta

Location: Portland, OR


Certified ScrumMaster


Ryan K. Pyeatt is Vice President of IT for Evanta. In this role, Ryan is responsible for setting technlogy direction, as well as the key applications, technology infrastructure and web development for Evanta. Through Ryan's leadership and vision, Evanta is focused on utilizing and leveraging information technology to anticipate and deliver quality solutions that meet business needs.

Ryan has more than 11 years experience in web development and in building innovative web business systems to meet business needs. Prior to joining Evanta, he worked at Aquent as a Web Developer, providing various clients web development services in varying capacities. He previously served as Web Supervisor at the Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies at Brigham Young University where he moved the foundation from a phone-based customer purchasing system to full e-commerce capabilities built in-house.

Work experience

Evanta, Vice President, IT
January 0005 - Present, Portland, OR, United States

Key member of business team that grew company from 12 employee, $2M local start-up to 90 employee, $27M international market leader.  Responsible for leading the strategy and business alignment of all web and IT initiatives, including managing projects as large as $250K and up to nine months in length.  Have used broad role within company to proactively identify growth opportunities and create innovative and unique solutions to overcome hurdles and maximize profits.  Also serve as online media creative director with a focus on customer usability. 

Aquent, Web Master; Web Developer
January 2003 - January 2005, Beaverton, OR, United States
Provided contract website development for multiple companies, including Evanta, Hollywood Entertainment, Lake Design and Hanlon Brown Design. Originally hired by Evanta to back-up sole graphic designer, then hired full-time to run both IT and Marketing departments.

Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies, BYU, Web Supervisor
February 2001 - August 2002, Provo, UT, United States
Moved foundation from phone-based customer purchasing system to full e-commerce capabilities. Successfully developed and implemented company website/eCommerce portal and Content Management System, including use analysis, graphic design, database schema, and programming. Managed entire project, including team of 8 employees, during rewrite of Internet and Intranet solutions.