Born in 1974, December 24, Ryan Seacrest is a respected producer, television host and a radio host personality whom people have come to love and respect. However, the part of his life that made him more popular is being a judge in a popular show known as American Idols. He has also hosted several other big shows and programs like American top 40 and KIIS FM radio show. The start of his career on radio began when he was 16 years old. He won an internship opportunity at WSTR FM in Atlanta. The internship opportunity saw him get trained by Tom Sullivan.
Other than working on TV, He finally got the opportunity to air his first broadcast when the regular DJ at the radio station fell sick. The opportunity fully cemented his career dreams to be part of the radio world. After his first show, Ryan Seacrest continued working night shifts at WSTR FM even after he graduated from high school. He later went to college and studied Journalism at the University of Georgia. After graduation, Ryan Seacrest continued hosting radio shows at a local radio station until he left for Hollywood to pursue his dreams. After a successful career in the broadcasting industry, Ryan Seacrest launched his production company in 2006.
Ryan Seacrest Production Company produces popular shows among them being Keeping up with the Kardashians and live from the red-carpet award shows. Ryan Seacrest has made several investments in the media and entertainment sector as well. He also loves fashion, and this saw him launch a men’s clothes and fashion accessory in 2014. Apart from being an entrepreneur, he is also a philanthropist. He served on the Ryan Seacrest Foundation as its Chairperson. The foundation primary goal is to reach the young people through media and entertainment.
The foundation also opened several broadcasting stations in pediatric hospitals across the cities. Putting up broadcasting stations in pediatric centers helps the children aspire to join the media and entertainment industry at an early age. Apart from being an entrepreneur, he is also a Grammy award winner and he serves the honorary chair of the Grammy Foundation.