How I can help you

Hello! I'm Ryan. I can help you by answering your "I do not even know where to begin!" startup questions, by helping you understand funding options, and by being a strategic advisor. I have 5+ years of business banking experience; 10+ years of teaching in higher education in marketing, finance, innovation, and entrepreneurship; nearly 3 years of food manufacturing (quality control); 20+ years of self-employment as a business advisor for small business owners; and 3+ years of additional general business counseling/advising at a Small Business Development Center.

Areas of Expertise

  • Business Plans / Startup Assistance
  • Buying or Selling a Business
  • Customer Relations
  • Financing / Capital
  • Marketing, Public Relations & Sales
  • Non-Profit
  • Operations
  • Other
  • Product Development & Manufacturing
  • Strategy & Planning
  • Technology

Industry Experience

  • Other Services (except public admin.)
  • Accommodation & Food Services
  • Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation
  • Construction
  • Educational Services
  • Finance & Insurance
  • Manufacturing
  • Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services
  • Real Estate & Rental & Leasing
  • Retail Trade
  • Transportation & Warehousing
  • Wholesale Trade

Ryan Kauth

Communication Methods

  • Email
  • In Person
  • Phone
  • Video