Beatrice Ryan joined the Temple University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) as an eCommerce Consultant in April 2022. She brings eight+ years’ experience as a Philadelphia startup founder, pioneering and launching an eCommerce company at the onset of the delivery economy, continuously iterating and scaling a now-replicated eCommerce business model in the urban garden design and seasonal plantings installation space. Her prior work includes small business consulting roles aimed at strengthening the economic viability and vitality of urban neighborhood business district ecosystems, in both Seattle and Philadelphia.
Through her role as an eCommerce Consultant for the Temple SBDC, she aims to provide expertise, inspiration, and leading-edge options for SBDC clients.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Washington (Seattle) – Michael G. Foster School of Business, with concentrations in Entrepreneurship and Finance.