Ryan Pintado-Vertner is the Founder & Principal at Smoketown Consulting, a growth shop that helps visionaries build brands with more traction, fewer pivots, and stronger ROI. Smoketown combines strategy, design, storytelling and grit to give entrepreneurs and investors an end-to-end partner in category disruption.
In addition to leading Smoketown, Ryan is a fifth generation innovator with a knack for uncovering extraordinary ideas. His 20-year track record spans the social impact and CPG sectors, including 12 years leading brands at Fortune 500 companies like The Clorox Company and Conagra Brands. Most recently, he was director of disruptive innovation for the Hillshire Farm portfolio at Tyson Foods.