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Philip Kearney

Consulting Editor
New York City Metro

Philip Kearney is CEO of SymetryML, the first commercially available real-time machine learning solution.  Previously, he served as SVP/GM of American Media where he launched the award winning RadarOnline as well as ran Shape, Men’s Fitness, Star, and the National Enquirer.  He was Chief Product Officer to Russell Simmons venture, GlobalGrind and held executive advisory roles with NBC Regional Sports Network, The Recording Academy (The Grammys), CNN and CNN Money, and Mansueto Ventures (Inc. and Fast Company) focused upon enterprise-wide modernization projects and growth initiatives.  He has held positions as Independent Chair on the Board of Directors for focused on context marketing in the OTT space, and Board Advisor for Cognitiv Labs, a deep learning neural networks venture.

Sometimes it’s not enough to know what things mean, sometimes you have to know what things don’t mean.
Bob Dylan, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature and the Presidential Medal of Freedom


SymetryML, Inc.

2020 - present

Real-time Machine Learning Solution

Managing Partner

South Gate Advisors, LLC

2002 - present

Modernization advisory firm working with Fortune 500 brands, mid-sized companies and ventures to help them understand how ever-changing technology will impact their business both in the near term and long term.

Board Advisor

Cognitiv Labs

2015 - present

Industry-leading Neural Network / Deep Learning  Solution in Advertising


Fairleigh Dickinson University

M.B.A., Corporate Finance

Bucknell University

B.A., History and Geography

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