Todd is a designer, strategist, marketer and architect. He’s had fun being an entrepreneur for the last 20 years, trying to make a positive impact in business, design and technology. Todd’s primary focus has been in the automotive industry since 1999.

Architecture, Automotive, Digital, Strategy

Todd Ridley, Paretz, GermanyTodd is currently the Vice President of Marketing for Rocket Auto. Todd was formerly the Chief Creative Officer at Detroit Trading, as well as Car.Show™ and 1800CarShow®, founder of Left Bank Creative, and heavily involved in many of Detroit’s pre-eminent arts and culture festivals such as The Detroit Design Festival, ArtX Detroit and Dlectricity. He has been in the design industry for over 20 years, and has served as the creative director for as well as several successful startups.

Travel to inspire.

Todd and his husband Bryan travel extensively. While Todd travels for work regularly, he and Bryan make it a point to get out of the country 2 times a year to explore other cultures and recharge batteries. Some select favorites include Vietnam, Uruguay, Argentina, Morocco and Cambodia. Many, many more to come they hope! Check out his Travel Log here.

Detroit, here to stay.

Todd lives and works in Detroit. He and Bryan currently reside in Indian Village on Detroit’s east side where they are fixing up a 115 year old home. He has two English Springer spaniels, Lucy and Truman, and is an active member of the local community, and of the larger Detroit family of communities.

Some of Todd’s Work.

Some of Todd’s Writing.

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