Ryan Harwood

Father Material

Dec 7 2021 • 25 mins

Ryan Harwood is the CEO of Gallery Media Group and father of two. He entered the creative space as the founder and CEO of digital lifestyle publication PureWow which was acquired by Gary Vaynerchuk's RSE Ventures in 2017, forming GMG. That same year he also had his first child, adding the title of "Dad" to the already many hats he was wearing. As a creative an entrepreneur and most importantly, a father, Ryan feels that work-life balance is nothing more than a myth. You can follow him on Instagram @Ryanharwood and or follow @GalleryMediaGroup to consume the content his brands @ONE37PM and @Purewow are creating.

(01:37) - Defining the Creative Process
(06:35) - Working From Home During Covid
(07:57) - Creatives vs Entrepreneurs
(09:27) - Handling Selling the Company and Having First Baby
(13:38) - Life Post Acquisition
(15:54) - Working In Media And Monitoring What Kids Watch
(18:45) - Playing A Game of Dad Libs
(20:00) - Rapid Father Questions
(23:30) - Work - Life Balance is a Myth

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