Meet the Radius Travel Leadership Team
Shannon Hyland // President & Chief Executive Officer
Shannon is a 25-year travel industry expert bringing deep finance, administration, and corporate development experience to Radius Travel HQ and the entire Radius network. Shannon is focused on delivering value to the network and, in turn, helping member agencies attain their business objectives.
Shannon served as the Chief Financial Officer at Radius Travel for 4 years prior to advancing to his current role. An entrepreneur at heart, Shannon previously served as CFO of Groople, an online start-up company devoted to group travel planning. Prior to that, he served as CFO for Mark Travel Corp. and Cendant’s Galileo Americas. In addition, he served in senior finance and operations roles for America West, United and Continental airlines, as well as Amerada Hess Energy.
Shannon holds a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial engineering from Arizona State University and an MBA in finance and international business from New York University. Shannon is a member of the Radius Travel Board of Directors and a member of the Travel + Leisure Business Travel Advisory Board.
Kieran Hartwell // Chief Commercial Officer
Based in London, Kieran leads the Radius Travel global sales and service organization which encompasses service delivery, sales and client management, marketing, supplier relations, project management & technology services, as well as the global agency network.
Kieran currently sits on the GBTA Europe Advisory Board and is actively involved in promoting the travel industry to the next generation of professionals.
Prior to joining Radius in 2004, Kieran spent six years working in various sales and marketing roles at P&O Travel/Carnival Corporation. He was also selected to participate in their award-winning management development program, Developing Potential. In 2010 Kieran completed his GLP accreditation at the Wharton Business School.
Outside of work, Kieran spends most of his time chasing his daughters Isabella and Poppy around. Any other spare time is dedicated to traveling, tennis, yoga, reading, and of course, using his season ticket at Southampton FC.
Tatiana Kweder // Vice President, Finance & Administration
Tatiana has an extensive background in strategic and financial planning, research, and analytics. In her role as Vice President of Finance & Administration, she leads the Accounting, Finance, Information Technology, and HR teams.
Tatiana joined Radius Travel in 2009 as Director of Planning & Analysis before advancing to her current role. As Director, Tatiana was responsible for leading the planning and budgeting process, developing an analytical framework to support business planning, and managing all financial planning and performance management activities for the company. Prior to joining Radius, Tatiana spent 8 years working at University of Maryland University College in the Office of Institutional Planning, Research, and Accountability, where she focused on strategic planning, performance management, financial planning, and analytics.
Tatiana holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from University of Maryland, College Park, and a Masters of Library and Information Sciences from Drexel University. She lives in suburban Maryland with her husband, son, and dog.