Ryan Seacrest is a creative entertainer and entrepreneur. The Georgia native has been a part of entertainment since 1993 where he’s posted or multiple platforms such as ESPN’s Radical Outdoor Challenge, Wild Animal Games, and Click to name a few. Before working with the American Idol series in 2002, he was involved in a multitude of entertaining shows from until 2001.
Once the host became more of a household name during the Idol series, he decided to explore radio in 2004. Ryan Seacrest joined KIIS FM, a broadcast leader in Los Angeles. He was welcomed with a morning show called On Air With Ryan Seacrest. The creative entrepreneur also began hosting American Top 40, replacing former host Casey Kasem. Mr. Seacrest desired to learn the business behind the scenes with television production in 2006. He engineered and co-produced famous reality shows such as Keeping Up with the Kardashians, Khloe & Lamar, as well as others that fall under the Kardashian umbrella.
Ryan Seacrest continues in full pursuit, with annual red-carpet entertainment events, as well as Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin Eve. Mr. Seacrest usually serves as host as well as executive producer to these franchises. Recently he has taken on the endeavor of co-hosting Live with Kelly and Ryan.
The astute entrepreneur who created his own fashion brand, looked beyond Hollywood for his next endeavor. Ryan Seacrest created a non-profit children’s foundation in 2010. The Ryan Seacrest Foundation (RSF) is a network of broadcast centers that team up with pediatric hospitals around the nation. The centers are purposed for promoting education, entertainment experiences, and broadcasting for young individuals. This is a haven for young patients to express their creative talents and aspirations.
The Ryan Seacrest Foundation has 9 centers on medical campuses. Its flagship is in Atlanta, and the other centers are in Cincinnati, Dallas, Colorado, Philadelphia, Boston, County, DC, and Los Angeles. RSF is run by the Seacrest family, with Ryan Seacrest leading as founder and chairman. The foundation garnered recognition from Variety Magazine, who named Ryan Seacrest as Philanthropist of the Year. Ryan Seacrest brings creativity to all his endeavors, with a special emphasis on inventiveness and ingenuity in his philanthropy operations.