Jim Ryerson is President of Travelingmaninc.com, a travel related film production company based in Los Angeles, CA. Ryerson has traveled to Cuba more than 30 times,  written three Cuba films and numerous articles on Cuba for the Chicago Tribune, Razor Magazine and other publications.

Ryerson has an extensive background in television and film which stretches more than 30 years. As a television news reporter he has done more than ten thousand stories which have appeared on local, national and international TV. As a senior reporter, he wrote, produced, and directed each of those stories, winning all of the major broadcast awards along the way.

He was also Senior Correspondent for an award winning documentary unit in Phoenix Arizona, and in one year, won more awards than any reporter in the history of the Arizona Press Club. He also won the Best Individual Reporter Award for the Los Angeles Press Club, along with several Emmys while with ABC-TV in Los Angeles.