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Ryan Executive, Kathy Weaver, Named to Fort Worth Business 2016 Class of “40 Under 40” Winners

Press Release May 16, 2016

Dallas, TexasRyan, an award-winning global tax services firm, today announced that Ryan Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, Kathy Weaver, was honored by Fort Worth Business as one of the region’s 40 most highly accomplished corporate leaders under the age of 40. The annual Fort Worth Business 40 Under 40 award recognizes professionals who have achieved striking accomplishments in their chosen field early in their careers, with the winners selected from hundreds of talented young professionals.

Ms. Weaver is responsible for leading Ryan’s global Human Resources function, which includes Talent Acquisition, Human Resources Business Partners, Global Compensation, Global Benefits, Human Resources Information Systems and Analytics, Talent Management, Learning, and Community Outreach. She drives strategic, employee-centric initiatives for more than 2,100 employees across North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific. With more than 15 years of experience in the consulting industry, she has a proven track record of delivering results that align with business objectives. Ms. Weaver holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management and Administration from Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois and an Executive MBA from The University of Texas at Arlington.

I am honored to be recognized by Fort Worth Business as a 40 Under 40 winner,” said Ms. Weaver. “I’m also proud to work for a Firm like Ryan, which is committed to an empowering flexible work environment conducive to outstanding personal and professional growth.”

“Kathy goes above and beyond to exceed client expectations, while successfully tackling every challenge she is given,” said G. Brint Ryan, Chairman and CEO of Ryan. “I am proud of her tremendous achievements and thankful for her exceptional contributions to our Firm.”

About Ryan

Ryan, an award-winning global tax services and software provider, is the largest Firm in the world dedicated exclusively to business taxes. With global headquarters in Dallas, Texas, the Firm provides an integrated suite of federal, state, local, and international tax services on a multijurisdictional basis, including tax recovery, consulting, advocacy, compliance, and technology services. Ryan is an 11-time recipient of the International Service Excellence Award from the Customer Service Institute of America (CSIA) for its commitment to world-class client service. Empowered by the dynamic myRyan work environment, which is widely recognized as the most innovative in the tax services industry, Ryan’s multidisciplinary team of more than 4,700 professionals and associates serves over 29,000 clients in more than 75 countries, including many of the world’s most prominent Global 5000 companies. More information about Ryan can be found at


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