Ryan Maliszewski joined Mozzeria, a Deaf-owned and Deaf-led Neapolitan wood-fired pizzeria, as its first Chief Executive Officer early last year and just opened Mozzeria’s second location in Washington, DC within the H Street Corridor in the middle of a global pandemic last Fall.
Previously, Ryan was the Director of the Gallaudet Innovation & Entrepreneurship Institute as well as an Executive Strategy and Technology Advisor for the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Upon graduating from the University of Arizona, Ryan began his career in DC working on Capitol Hill for a United States Senator as well as for the Chief Administrative Officer of the House for several years prior to joining Booz Allen Hamilton, a management and technology consulting firm largely responsible for managing billion dollar budgets and contracting services for U.S. Government clients.
Ryan has long been involved with the local community where he has provided strategic planning support to a number of non-profits and currently sits on DC Mayor Bowser’s Innovation & Technology Inclusion Council (ITIC) as well as the Economic Development & Entrepreneurship Committee. Ryan used to be the Finance Committee Chair with DIG and as always been supportive of the organization!