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Ryan Peatt

I develop new and transformational business ideas and turn them into amazing products. Cloud-first, privacy-focused and mission-driven, I have a passion for technology with fifteen years of executive leadership experience in SaaS and EdTech.

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February 2, 2023

Designing a Successful Academic Program: Tips and Strategies for Software Companies

Academic programs are designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge they need to succeed in their chosen field. However, creating a successful academic program can be a challenge.

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January 27, 2023

Data Privacy Day

Tomorrow is Data Privacy Day (January 28, 2023), and for companies that conduct commerce online, it’s important to take a closer look at how you’re collecting and using personal data.

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October 27, 2022

Why Academic Programs Work

The concept of a student discount as an effective marketing strategy is unquestioned – you don’t have to walk very far down the street until you see a barber with a sign in the window that says “10% off haircuts for students” or find a grocery store that gives deals to students on a certain day of the week.

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February 7, 2022

Zero-Party Data: A Privacy Red Herring?

Zero-Party Data is a buzzword that has been thoroughly embraced by marketing companies in a post-cookie world.

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November 15, 2020

Email domain verification – Simply not good enough

Email domain verification is a popular way for businesses to check a user’s academic status. Unfortunately, it’s a poor choice as a primary authentication mechanism.

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