Keiran left two successful careers — media company founder and celebrity columnist — to write code, redesign everything and make the world a better place. Explore his projects and background below.
Languages & Frameworks
As a media personality, Keiran took on celebrity culture, mob violence, predatory business and homophobia in ‘the most homophobic place on Earth’ (Time). His one-man war against groupthink and for tolerance made him the most-read columnist in the country.
Politics • The Jamaica Gleaner • 6 min read
Business • The Jamaica Gleaner • 6 min read
“Keiran King is irreverent, iconoclastic, boundlessly courageous and fiercely independent.”
Ian Boyne, journalist
Founder & Industry Leader
Keiran’s media company, Backstory, set a new standard for original Jamaican content and revitalized a moribund industry. While collecting a mantle of production and design awards, Keiran sought to reform the awards process to be more inclusive.
“Ambitious… refreshingly different… reminiscent of George Bernard Shaw…”
Tanya Batson-Savage, Susumba
Marcia Rowe, The Jamaica Gleaner
“A crowning achievement in Caribbean theatre.”