Ryan Bordenave serves as an Underwriting Specialist for WWNO. In this role, he to assists the business media clients with their on-air strategic marketing while growing the station's underwriting support. Ryan is also involved with the Downtown Development District, where he is responsible for attracting regional and national retailers, restaurants and entertainment businesses to downtown New Orleans.
Prior to joining the WWNO team, Ryan worked for Riverwalk Marketplace. During his time there, he landed several major events, including: the Allstate Sugar Bowl Fan Fest, a live production of 106&Park, the Netflix Live on Location event with Golden Globe award winning actor Dennis Quaid, and the Arena Football League’s Extravaganza Concert with recording artist STYX.
Ryan is a lifelong resident of New Orleans and a graduate of the University of New Orleans. Outside of his career, he serves on the Alumni Board for Brother Martin High School. He is a member of the Preservation Resource Center, is a 2013 graduate of Emerging Philanthropists of New Orleans and a 2014 graduate of the CBNO Brian Bell Metropolitan Leadership Forum. He is a past vice-chair for the Friends of Lafitte Corridor. Ryan resides in the City Park neighborhood and is currently renovating a 100-year-old house in the heart of Mid-City.