America knows Ryan Seacrest for for his presence and work on American Idol. Seacrest has been able to capitalize on his popularity and has found success in selling menswear to the tune of $50 million a year. He is on a mission to get the average guy to buy in. There are a lot of indications that his attempts are successful. Also on the business side, according to businessoffashion.com, Ryan Seacrest Distinction offers pearl striped cuff links that sell at Macy’s.
His foundation, Ryan Seacrest Foundation, dedicates itself to helping inspire youth through initiatives that focus on distinction education and entertainment. His foundation also works with patients in pediatric hospitals to help them explore avenues in TV, radio, and new media. The children benefit tremendously by engaging in the program as it lifts their spirits and gives them something to work toward. It helps their healing, and families benefit as well.
Seacrest, a producer, got his start in Atlanta where he was born, and has hosted such kid shows as Gladiators, Click, Wild Animal Games and others during his career. On Air with Ryan Seacrest is his popular morning Los Angeles radio show and one of the city’s top 40 programs.
After recording Live with Kelly and Ryan, Seacrest scurries to his next syndicated radio show that has a listener base of 20 million people. His other activities include spending the rest of his busy days prepping for other projects and upcoming shows. Not many people could maintain such a schedule like his. One would have to assume he works from sun up to sun down.
He has a lot of personal drive, and it apparently comes from a deep desire to make a positive impact on the lives of others. Of course, there are many people and circumstances along the way that have helped him to arrive at where he is today. In an article from Men’s Journal, Seacrest also talked about his weight loss addiction.