Name: Kai-Yuan Albert Ryan

Year: Senior

Major/Field of Study: Business Administration

Pledge Class: Spring 2013

Professional Experiences: Albert currently works as a Design Intern at NBCUniversal under the Entertainment Marketing and Digital department. On the side, Albert also manages his own freelance photography and design work (www.o-m.work). Previously, Albert has worked at Atom Factory (SMASHD Labs), Gloss Postproduction, Vorsteiner, MKG, The Agency Real Estate, Sicky Eyewear, Pure Fix Cycles, Creative Recreation, and ONE/x Marketing and Advertising.

Bio: Albert comes from a creative background in the arts. After self-learning graphic design and photography skills, Albert began studying automotive and industrial design (during the latter two years of high school) at Art Center College of Design. Having had a more creative upbringing, he immersed himself in the fields of design (graphic, automotive, and industrial/product) and photography and has had multiple clients ranging from USC Admission Center to Lamborghini Beverly Hills. Whatever industry he ends up in, Albert hopes to intertwine his creative background with his business knowledge to bring something new to the table in any work environment.Albert intends on working in the more creative departments/industries. Eventually, he would like to own his own creative consulting firm or become the creative director for a large clothing or automotive brand. Albert is a professional photographer and retoucher and enjoys biking/cycling, shopping for shoes, and eating. He's a huge coffee fan as well. Aside from his passion for cars, Albert is also interested in real estate, fashion, and user experience design.

Linkedin: www.linkedin.com/in/kaiyuanaryan