My name is Mark Ryan and I live on the Caribbean island of Antigua. I am a football fanatic, traveller, entrepreneur and have a strong passion for marketing and organizing events/parties.
I am a social strategist, offering social media/marketing services, event planning and event management services.
I have a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Tourism and The Environment (Honors) from Brock University in Ontario, Canada (2010). While at Brock, I did a 3-month semester abroad program at Otago University in Dunedin, New Zealand (2009). I recently took a 3 month Social Media Boot Camp course at the Miami Ad School – Toronto (Sept to Dec, 2017). I have also completed Twitter Flight School and Facebook Blueprint.
I am the Marketing Manager for Tropical Adventures (Antigua’s Number 1 Tour Operator) for the last 4 years and also created and managed the social media pages for many other popular businesses in Antigua. I am also the Co-Founder and head of planning for NMI Promotions which has been hosting events and doing online promotions in Antigua for 10 years. NMI’s biggest event is NOCTURNAL which is a Premium All Inclusive New Years Eve Party with over 1500 people. I have been the nightclub manager for Rush Nigh Club for 6 months October 2013 to April 2014. I have also coordinated and managed events for Antigua Sailing Week, The Antigua Yacht Charter Show and The American University of Antigua (AUA).