Meet Shannon Kinney

Founder & Client Success Officer, AKA “#HeadHoneyBadger”

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shannon@dreamlocal.com »
phone:  207-593-7665 office

“Dynamic, forward-thinking and passionate. Those are the first three words that come to mind when I hear ‘Shannon Kinney’. Her enthusiasm for digital marketing/social media come from an earnest desire to drive success and ROI for her partners and clients. Her energy is contagious and is sure to ignite excitement within any group or organization she is surrounded by!”

– Amie Stein, Director of Training & Development, Local Media Association

“Thank you for presenting a great seminar!! I haven’t really been jazzed by a marketing presentation in a long time (maybe ever!). It was inspiring to listen to someone who is so knowledgeable and enthusiastic about their work.”

-Susan Morrison, The Wellness Center

  • Named MaineBiz Woman to Watch 2013, Local Digital Innovator of the Year by Local Media Association in 2015, Maine Women’s Network Business Leadership award, Small Business of the Year & Innovative Company of the year by Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce, a 2016 Maine Icon and several other honors and awards.
  • 25 years consulting experience working with media companies large and small globally with their Web strategies and revenue generation, business plan and strategy development, sales, partnerships, research, analysis, and more. Areas of specialty include social media, local advertising, real estate, auto, recruitment, and classifieds
“Shannon Kinney is by far one of the most connected, experienced and insightful digital media executives I know. I’ve had the pleasure of working with her in various situations and assignments over the last 6 years or so, and I’m continually impressed with her knowledge, vision, understanding, drive and ability to quickly synthesize and operationalize opportunities.”

– Todd Handy, Vice President and Publisher Development of Tout

  • 25 Web Product Management and Project Management processes and discipline, lead over 50 software product lifecycles
  • Extensive sales experience in print and online media, consulting