Ryan has composed music for numerous TV shows (Rick and Morty, Harmonquest, Wizards of Waverly Place, Scorpion, Just Shoot Me, The Simpsons) and advertising clients (Nike, Toyota, US Bank). In 2010 he won a London International Award for his work on New Balance's campaign "Feet on Head." He has been writing music for Los Angeles's monthly Channel 101 screenings since 2006 where he received a Lifetime Achievement Award in 2013.