Evan Ryan is a freelance industrial designer based in New York City. Most recently he has done work for ECCO ID, a products innovation and development firm, Trend House, a trend forecasting and design consulting company, and Quirky, a social product development company. Evan has worked on projects in the sectors of consumer products and electronics, lighting, child care, pet products, and packaging for brands including; LG, S.C. Johnson, Kimberly Clark, Starbucks, Yum Brands, and McDonald’s. He previously worked as an in-house designer at the Pactiv Corporation in Chicago, designing thermoformed and injection-molded packaging for the food industry. A Chicago-area native, he holds a B.F.A. in Industrial Design from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
In his spare time, Evan is an avid photographer, and he collects and uses vintage cameras. He’s always working on a few hairbrained projects at home, and looking for new ideas and inspiration. Check out some of his photos here.