Ryan Foland is the ‘craftsman of communication’ and delivers inspiring and actionable keynotes to drive meaningful outcomes worldwide. He is the perfect balance between energizing and practical; entertaining and result-focused; fun and impactful. As a communication keynote speaker, Top Youth Marketer, Top Personal Branding Expert, and 3X TEDx alumni, Ryan blends deep, real-world experience with a magnetic stage presence to help people and organizations thrive. Every talk is customized to drive the biggest possible impact, combining engaging stories, hand-drawn visuals, and practical techniques that push audiences to upgrade their communication.

Keynote Examples:

Keynote: Communicating Your Brand More Effectively

Short Description: Ryan has a proven method that will help you focus in on your core messaging. When working through this process, executives discover how to make more meaningful connections in a shorter amount of time.


  • Explain what you do before you share how you do it
  • Knowing the importance of a target market when communicating your vision
  • Using relational terms to put your idea into your audience’s head
  • Listening more. Unleashing the power of  questions in a conversation

Keynote: Communicating Your Brand With More Confidence 

Short Description: Speaking in front groups is a skill that executives must master. This talk shares three of the most effective communication moves that will give you the confidence to take any crowd.


  • The more similar that your mannerisms, tone, diction, and body language are to someone else, the more your audience will feel comfortable.
  • Learn to harness the power of storytelling.
  • Your body speaks volumes even when you don’t talk, so learn what you are saying.

Keynote: Communicating Your Brand Leadership 

Short Description: Leaders must communicate their way to the top. Understanding the intersection between leadership and communication is the difference between success and failure.


  • Executives have a tendency to think that their employees know everything; the problem is, they don’t.
  • Executives must have a crystal clear understanding of how their business operates. They must be able to reference the individual points that are relevant to both employees and customers.
  • Don’t be afraid to give less information initially.
  • Questions are what highlights meaningful exchange of ideas.

How to Hire Ryan for Speaking

To inquire about booking Ryan for your event email him at ryan@ryanfoland.com