|“||I was recruited by an intelligence organization. The States sounded like a better life. I didn't know what I was signing up for, but soon I learned that things like you exist in this world. My job was very much like yours. To keep the supernatural world a secret. Whenever a monster went bump in the night and risked exposing the truth, I tracked it down and brought it back to headquarters.||”|
Triad Industries is an intelligence organization whose primary purpose is to keep the supernatural world secret from the general populace. Whenever 'monsters' go bump in the night and risked exposing the truth, Triad members are dispatched to track the creature down and bring it back to headquarters where they would be dispose of in a black pit; the portal to Malivore. It is located in Fort Valley, Georgia.
Throughout Legacies Series
In Maybe I Should Start From The End, Ryan, disguised as a technician for Poppy Lane Gas Company, surveys Seylah Chelon's house. As men roam around the yard, he spots Alaric Saltzman and Hope Mikaelson; they stop their vehicle to ask some questions and wonders what had happened. Ryan wonders if they had known who lived at the house with the "gas leak" but Alaric ignore the question and asks for directions to the highway, that they're lost. Ryan gives them the directions they seek and eyes them suspiciously as they drive off.
Later that night, after Seylah tells Alaric and Hope about Triad, she heads back to Triad killing those she encountered and jumps into the Malivore pit, seeing as the only way to protect her son. While plunging into the pit, the only thing to survive was the picture she and Landon took together when he was till a baby. Since the absorption was unscheduled, Ryan and a technician take readings from the pit. Upon inspection, Ryan found the photo to which it alerted him to her existence as he recognized her. To tie up loose ends, he kicks the technician into the pit.
In What Was Hope Doing In Your Dreams?, Ryan asks a security guard for the file on Seylah and when he sees that she has no record there, he asks to go to the backup files, for at first isn't allowed as he isn't a senior member. He relays a password to the guard and is allowed back, and he eventually finds Seylah's file, which reports as "absorbed". When the guard comes in to see if he found anything, Ryan tells him he didn't and stashes the file in the back of his pants. With the file in hand, it leads on the track to Landon.
In There's A World Where Your Dreams Came True, in the apocalyptic reality of Lizzie's last wish with Ablah, the supernatural world has be outed and Triad Industries round up and kill supernaturals under Marshall Law. Such as it is, they attack the Salvatore Boarding School for the Young & Gifted, though the students fight back. Lizzie however wishes this reality away as if it never happened.
In There's a Mummy on Main Street, Maple Hollows is overrun with a beetle-like plague due to a mummy. Triad Industries arrive and quarantines the town. Ryan meets Alaric and Hope and quick discovers that their previous meeting, Alaric had lied about his identity and in facts runs a school for the supernatural. With a mummy on the lose, Ryan claims that they do not have the firepower to take the creature down and asks for his help, rather the help of his daughters and Hope, witches with magic. Ultimately, the mummy is stopped and Alaric attempts to steal the Anubian Urn out from under Ryan, though he captures Emma and Dorian and trades their lives for the urn. Despite being told to place the urn inside the vault, Ryan throws the urn into the Malivore pit, breaking the second key..
In Let's Just Finish the Dance, Ryan captures Nia, a gorgon and threatens her family if she doesn't cooperate - an unwilling hostage, he forces her to infiltrate the school and seek out Landon. With Ryan's plan foiled, Veronica Greasley, who's in charge of Triad Industries, is forced to clean up his mess and kidnaps Landon herself.
Allies & Enemies
- Death Keeps Knocking On My Door
- Maybe I Should Start From The End
- What Was Hope Doing In Your Dreams?
- There's A World Where Your Dreams Came True (Wish Reality)
- There's a Mummy on Main Street
- Let's Just Finish the Dance
- I'll Tell You a Story
- There's Always a Loophole