Primary Role
COO (Marketing, Sales, Content & Distribution @ Sidebar

Person Details


Kieran is the COO in charge of Marketing, Sales, Content & Distribution at Sidebar Inc. ( Sidebar provides free personalized recommendations for mobile content (news, games, music and other entertainment) and apps, delivered to users’ smartphones throughout the day.

Previously Kieran was CMO at, a leading eCommerce and community destination for cooking and food on the web, and also provides a complete white label (e.g. Starbucks, Kraft, General Mills) or co-branded (e.g. Rachael Ray, Mario Batali) eCommerce solutions for its partners.

As EVP/Marketing at Helio (wireless MVNO), he spearheaded the company’s brand development across traditional and non-traditional marketing channels. He launched several innovative products and industry firsts such as Ocean, the world’s first dual slide mobile device.

Before this, Kieran served as the vice president of marketing for RadioShack Corporation where he developed and implemented the company’s first integrated marketing campaign in more than 10 years earning gold honors for excellence from both the National Retail Federation and the Experiential Marketing Association.

Prior to this, Kieran was president of Grey Worldwide in San Francisco, where he directed changes that resulted in the growth of the San Francisco office, making it one of the top performing agencies in the Grey network.

Kieran is a Technology Advisory Board member of Enterprise Ireland, a government agency responsible for promoting Irish companies around the world and an Advisory Board member of the Irish Technology Leadership Group. He also serves on the advisory boards of (Third Solutions), MediaMojos and CMO Council.

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