Meet Ryan Sauers


“True leadership occurs when people do something because they want to — not because they have to.

Ryan T. Sauers

Ryan T. Sauers is President/CMO of Sauers Consulting Strategies. The firm consults with the front end of small to medium sized (for profit and nonprofit) organizations across the United States. Key focus areas include: sales growth, brand positioning, organizational strategy, and marketing plans.

Ryan is a national speaker and writes feature articles in global publications. He was recently recognized as one of the top 80 CMO’s in the world as well as a social media thought leader. Sauers is an adjunct university professor teaching leadership, marketing, and entrepreneurship to business leaders. On the local level, Ryan is the owner of two separate Our Town Gwinnett Monthly Magazines.

Sauers is a Certified Myers Briggs, Conflict Management, and DiSC Practitioner… as well as a Certified Marketing Executive. He is working on his Doctoral degree in Organizational Leadership and certification in Emotional Intelligence. Sauers is author of the best-selling books Everyone is in Sales and Would You Buy from You?

Ryan is a Christian and follower of  that “Jesus guy” and saved by grace.  He has served on a number of boards including both the March of Dimes and Atlanta Community Food Bank Board, is past lay leader of his church and is current Chairperson of the Local High School Council. Sauers is the announcer for his daughter’s varsity soccer team. Ryan has a wonderful wife of 20 years and three terrific daughters.