Your PR Firm for Real Estate, Senior Living, and Professional Services 804.354.0964 contactus@gray-ryan.com

Andrew K. Ryan, APR, PCM, MIRM

Partner and Co-Founder

Andrew K. Ryan, APR, PCM, MIRM

Partner and Co-Founder

Andrew Ryan partners with clients on an array of strategic communications initiatives, including public relations, reputation management, content marketing, community relations, crisis communications, and social media strategy. His award-winning campaigns have helped real estate developers, multifamily operators, home builders, senior living providers, and professional service firms meet their business objectives. Along with Mike Gray, he co-founded Gray Ryan Communications to meet the dynamic needs of clients and help them grow.  

A recognized leader in the industries he serves, Andrew holds numerous leadership positions on the national, statewide, and local level, including with the National Association of Home Builders and Housing Virginia. 

He has been recognized with a number of local and national awards. Andrew was named one of the top PR professionals under 40 by Bulldog Reporter in 2015, a “15 to Watch” young PR professional by PR News in 2009, and “Top 40 Under 40” by Style Weekly in 2013. He also is a graduate of Leadership Metro Richmond and LEAD Virginia. 

Accreditation and Certifications

  • Accredited in Public Relations, Public Relations Society of America
  • Professional Certified Marketer, American Marketing Association
  • Master in Residential Marketing, NAHB
  • Certified New Home Marketing Professional, NAHB
  • Certified New Home Sales Professional, NAHB
  • Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist, NAHB
  • Senior Living Sales Counselor, Argentum
  • PR Measurement and Analytics Certificate, Public Relations Society of America
  • Inbound Marketing Certified, Hubspot
  • Licensed Virginia Real Estate Salesperson, Virginia DPOR

Community Involvement

  • Board of Trustees, NAHB National Sales and Marketing Council 
  • Executive Committee, HBA of Richmond Sales and Marketing Council
  • Board of Directors, Housing Virginia
  • Past Chair, PRSA Mid-Atlantic District
  • Past President, PRSA Richmond
  • Community Station Board, WCVE Radio 
  • 2018 Graduate, LEAD Virginia
  • 2014 Graduate, Leadership Metro Richmond
  • Member, American Marketing Association
  • Member, ULI Virginia 

Contact Andrew

Office: 804.354.0964
E-mail: akryan@gray-ryan.com 

Community Involvement

  • Board of Trustees, NAHB National Sales and Marketing Council
  • Executive Committee, HBA of Richmond Sales and Marketing Council
  • Board of Directors, Housing Virginia
  • Past Chair, PRSA Mid-Atlantic District
  • Past President, PRSA Richmond
  • Community Station Board, WCVE Radio
  • 2018 Graduate, LEAD Virginia
  • 2014 Graduate, Leadership Metro Richmond
  • Member, American Marketing Association
  • Member, ULI Virginia

Redefining How Real Estate, Senior Living, and Professional Service Companies Tell Their Stories

Gray Ryan Communications

7113 Three Chopt Road
Suite 204
Richmond, VA 23226