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Ryan Ricketts
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I can finally share this! +REI is closing all 143 stores on Black Friday and paying employees to #OptOutside. I’m so proud to work for this company.
Outdoor apparel and sporting goods retailer launching campaign called #OptOutside to encourage employees, customers to spend time outdoors on Black Friday.
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This is such a good product feature video. Great script, terrific real-language explanations, and clear iconography. What an awesome example of product marketing!
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I’ve donated five things every week for over a year. It’s tough but worth it—you can do it, too.
Donation Sundays are one of several minimalist life hacks that I use to reduce my possessions. Find out how you can try them, too.
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With this verdict, whatever it is, I pray for peace.
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Breathtakingly fascinating.

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This is beautiful.
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+REI is donating $500k to 10 trails across the country. You can vote for your favorites! I’m so proud of my company for doing this.
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I guess you have to know SEO huh?
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“This is like the best first date I’ve been on in my life.” <-- You’re telling me. I was grinning like an idiot while watching this. So good.

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I have high hopes for +Uber and hope it can improve its culture—the service itself is just so good.
2014 has been a year of tremendous growth for Uber. It was just a year ago that Uber was operating in 60 cities and 21 countries - today we are in over 250
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President Obama urges the FCC to protect #netneutrality . Agreed!

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You may have noticed me using emojis for travel nomenclature like this: MDW ✈️ BNA. This is why.
Have you ever wondered how to meet new people using online services like IFTTT (If This Then That) and some creative digital trickery and emoji symbols?
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SEO Program Manager
Employment
  • REI
    SEO Program Manager, 2015 - present
  • Whirlpool
    Digital Marketing Specialist, 2012 - 2015
  • Whirlpool
    eBusiness Marketing Specialist, 2011 - 2011
  • Whirlpool
    eBusiness Project Analyst, 2010 - 2010
  • Whirlpool
    Human Resources Analyst, 2008 - 2010
  • Whirlpool
    Communications Analyst, 2008 - 2008
  • Whirlpool
    Global Information Systems Analyst, 2007 - 2008
  • Nike, Inc.
    Change Management Intern, 2006 - 2006
  • Lutheran Outdoor Ministries in Ohio
    Program Specialist, 2003 - 2007
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Seattle, WA
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Benton Harbor, MI - Saint Joseph, MI - Baroda, MI - Worthington, OH - Dallas, TX - Notre Dame, IN - Beaverton, OR
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SEO, Digital Marketer, Minimalist
Introduction
Ryan Ricketts is the SEO Program Manager at REI (Recreational Equipment, Inc.) in Seattle, Washington, where he leads the technical optimization of REI’s digital properties. Previously, Ryan spent over seven years at Whirlpool Corporation working on digital marketing for brands such as Whirlpool, Maytag, and KitchenAid. He is an avid traveler, hiker, and runner who is actively trying to complete his “40 Before 40” bucket list. As an ardent minimalist, he believes in owning fewer things and blogs about it at RickettsFish.com.
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  • University of Notre Dame
    Business Management Information Systems, 2003 - 2007
  • Thomas Worthington High School
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