With nearly 10 years of experience in sales, internet marketing, management and human resources, Naylor founded LocalWork.com in 2009. His inspiration for developing this small business was to support the local economy by reducing unemployment rates, connecting businesses with viable employees and helping change the way employers and employees measure the value of a positive workplace culture. Ryan attended Utah State University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Entrepreneurship from the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business. He is also actively involved with many professional associations including the American Marketing Association, AZ Business Network and the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce. He currently sits on the Board of Business Marketing Association.