Ryan Chepla graduated from the Rochester Institute of Technology, School for American Crafts in 2007 with a degree in Woodworking and Furniture Design.  During the summer of 2006 he had the opportunity to study furniture design at the Danish Design School in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Ryan has done product design and development for a U.S based innovation company where he had the chance to design and work on products that are sold in numerous countries around the world.  The work that he did for this company has earned Ryan a number of design and utility patents pending.