The mission of Foley Learning is to equip motivated individuals with smart communication insights, strategies, and skills to shine in the spotlight, in business, and in life’s most important relationships.
From preparing conference speakers to deliver impactful presentations to training business professionals and law enforcement in body language, micro expression and deception detection skills, Foley Learning helps you communicate smarter.
Ryan’s Short Bio
Ryan Foley is an Australian communications coach, human behavior expert, keynote speaker and corporate storytelling consultant living and working in the United States.
His keynotes and interactive workshops derive from years of experience guiding phenomenal speakers, leaders, universities, and organizations in understanding and influencing the hearts and minds of their audience.
Through a deep understanding of body language and advanced communication strategies, Ryan equips and inspires talented thought leaders, personalities, and professionals to become powerfully influential speakers and perceptive communicators. He inspires organizations to take a new look at their business through impactful storytelling and to break through even the most problematic communication barriers with a suite of advanced tools he collectively refers to as Smart Communication.
Ryan’s fascination with the nuances of verbal and nonverbal communication grew dramatically as he studied American Sign Language in the United States. He became a nationally certified sign language interpreter, and later partnered with another interpreter and long-time friend in a three-year project researching, publishing and consulting on attraction and relationship dynamics. After accepting a position as head of training for one of North America’s top ten language service companies, he grew the division to offer some of the most comprehensive interpreter and intercultural communication training programs in the industry.
Today Ryan is the host of the Happy Humans Podcast, is a member of the National Speakers Association, and is regularly asked to provide expert body language analysis for political debates and current events for Fox 26 and ABC 13 in Houston, Texas. His focus as a communications coach remains on giving smart, motivated people all over the world the tools and knowledge they need to enjoy personal success in the spotlight.