Meet Your Consultants



Mike Phillips

Michael obtained his Bachelor’s degree at Virginia Wesleyan College in Interdivisional Social Science and Business.  He has lived in the Virginia Beach area most of his life.  He started his career in retail while still in school, and has since joined the Dan Ryan’s team.  Michael prides himself in staying up-to-date with the most current fashions.  His knowledge of current trends and cutting edge styling is unsurpassed by anyone in Hampton Roads.  His thirteen plus years of experience have made him one of the most knowledgeable young men in the men’s clothing business.  Dan Ryan’s is very proud to have Mike on our team.  Outside of the store, he enjoys watching and playing soccer.




Al Ellis

Al has been in the retail business for over forty years. He came to us in 2004 from Northern Virginia where he managed several men’s clothiers. He moved to Hampton Roads to be closer to his children and grandchildren. No one works any harder to make sure his customers are taken care of in a professional manner. He is a true asset to the Dan Ryan’s family. In his leisure time, he enjoys going to the beach and all the sporting events that his grandchildren participate in. He currently resides in Virginia Beach.