Ryan Bethea is a digital grassroots marketing consultant who helps organizations leverage the power of virality with a physical “boots on the ground” marketing arm. Ryan has worked with three best-selling authors, including #1 international marketing celebrity Erik Qualman and syndicated columnist and acclaimed national radio host, Dennis Prager.
In his marketing work, Ryan has facilitated enterprise sales deals in a wide myriad of industries, including aviation, politics, telecom, film, consumer brands, and human resources. Ryan’s political work began in 2014 when Ryan lead grassroots marketing efforts for best-selling author Dinesh D’souza’s film AMERICA (Lionsgate), which went on to become the #6 highest-grossing political documentary of all time. Most recently Ryan created and built the global student ambassador network, PragerFORCE for the fastest growing non-profit online, Prager University. PragerFORCE viral campaigns have helped Prager University reach over 200mm views.
Ryan has advised numerous start-ups, including Surf Air, the nation’s first all-you-can-fly, private airline and now serves on advisory councils for The Lincoln Initiative, Prager University, and Justice Rising which helps build schools in war-torn areas across the Congo.
Ryan lives in Los Angeles and co-hosts the syndicated Podcast, While We Are On the Subject, with former Romney Chief Digital Strategist, Aaron Ginn. The show features prominent politicians, entrepreneurs, and artists. Most recently, Ryan and Aaron interviewed US Presidential Candidate, Gary Johnson.