Landon Ritchie was born in Tacoma, Washington in 1980. He studied Internet Technology at Grays Harbor College and has certifications in A+ and Net+. He began his career in web development as a freelance developer for Market America and TXRTech. Landon began working at Design Visionaries in 2008, where he moved into Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Design. After years of field training in real world design and manufacturing, Landon has amassed a large skillset in product design, development and manufacturing. He notes that one of the most impressive things about CAD is its ability to take an idea to a physical object. Landon also works in application and game development, and most notably created Virtual Coach, and virtual reality-enabled 3D football app. Landon is also an aspiring manga artist, father of three, and loving husband.