Karen Kilroy

CEO, Kilroy Blockchain

Karen Kilroy is not only the founder and CEO of Kilroy Blockchain, she is also an IBM Blockchain Foundation Developer, Magento Certified developer and a Watson Cognitive Computing professional. Kilroy Blockchain won the IBM Build Challenge for North America for its IBM Watson-powered app, Riley (RealLife Adventure). Riley uses Watson’s AI technology to help people who are blind and visually impaired to better visualize their surroundings. Kilroy Blockchain is one of Austin’s 50 Startups to Watch for 2018. When she’s not leading her company to ongoing success in the blockchain and AI arenas, Karen can be found coaching and steering her Dragonboat team in Austin.