GoLIVE Midwest

Student Entrepreneur

Ryan Smith
Entrepreneurial Management, Spring 2019

About the business

GoLIVE Midwest provides professional, high-quality live stream services to individuals and organizations who want to share important, one-time events such as recitals, lectures and performances with a larger audience in real time.

About the founder

Ryan is a jazz musician and videographer based out of Iowa City. GoLIVE Midwest grew from a need Ryan saw in his music community for high quality live streaming for student musicians. The company has grown to serve TEDx conferences, local universities, theaters, startups, and more. When Ryan isn’t planning a video shoot, he’s busy making music in one of the numerous ensembles he plays for in the Eastern Iowa area.