Bill Kilday Bio


Kilday’s twenty-five-year career in technology and game marketing has centered on maps and augmented reality. He served as marketing director for digital mapping startup Keyhole, and marketing lead for Google’s Geo Division during the launch of Google Maps and Google Earth. He is currently VP of Marketing for Niantic, Inc., a spinout company from Google responsible for GPS-based games Ingress, Pokémon GO, and the upcoming Harry Potter Wizards Unite. The youngest of eight children, Kilday was born in Houston, Texas, and now lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife and two daughters.

He has a terrible sense of direction.