8 Oct October 8, 2019 in Volunteer Coordinator - Outreach and SalesBristol, UKryan@blueventures.orgRyan joined Blue Ventures in October 2019 to help drive the continued growth of Blue Venture’s ecotourism programme. With a background in digital marketing, volunteer management and wildlife conservation Ryan’s focus is on promoting marine conservation volunteer opportunities to individuals and groups, and the design, development and promotion of new products and services to build upon existing community-based tourism models. Ryan has most recently worked at Bristol Zoological Society as Senior Volunteer Coordinator, and has setup new volunteer opportunities at Wild Place Project and in Bristol Museum’s Natural History unit. Before working in volunteer management Ryan worked in publishing as a Direct Marketing Campaign Manager and has a BSc degree in Business Management from Aberystwyth University. In his spare time Ryan is a keen world traveller and has spent long periods exploring and volunteering in South America, Central America and South East Asia. He also has a passion for wildlife photography, graphic design and many sports.