Joe Ryan

Founder & Chairman

Joe Ryan is an acting board member and founder of GRA, one of the most innovative program and project management firms in the U.S. Currently, Joe oversees initiatives for some of the top hyperscale data center providers globally.

Over the last 20 years, Joe has generated an enviable track record of unmitigated success in leadership positions within the construction/capital projects industry. Joe has delivered large-scale data centers, network operation centers and communication facilities, as well as orchestrated billion-dollar portfolios. Joe leverages this experience to deliver some of the most energy efficient and cutting-edge facilities in the shortest time possible.

At the core of his philosophy is finding value in areas where others have overlooked and applying this knowledge and accompanying standards to create and drive world class teams. Joe is regularly sought after in an advisory role by owners and financial firms to provide insights on the best tools, processes, and management techniques for achieving best in class efficiencies in cost, risk mitigation, schedule compliance, LEAN, IPD, Facility Operations and Management.

Joe is also the founder of Network Environments, a prefabricated modular data center solution servicing both the national and international market.