After graduating from UCLA with a degree in music, Svendsen assisted in music bookings at United Talent Agency and then artist management at Azoff Music/Live Nation. Ryan worked at Lionsgate where he managed the music campaigns of over 80 Film & TV soundtracks including La La Land & The Hunger Games series. 

Svendsen continues to explore his passion of the Trumpet as much as possible and has performed & recorded with a wide array of artists. He is most proud of his role on Christina Aguilera’s Grammy Award Nominated song “Fall In Line” feat. Demi Lovato in which he performed and co-wrote all horn lines.  In addition to his love for music, Ryan is an avid swimmer and swam from Alcatraz twice.