Our Team

Deirdre_Maloney_Wideshot_BW_PhotoDeirdre Maloney – President

Deirdre Maloney helps organizations exceed their goals, and helps their leaders sleep better at night. She does it through her work as a published author, national speaker, and proud president of Momentum LLC.

Through services like customized trainingsfacilitated group discussions, and marketing services, Deirdre helps any company, non-profit or association get motivated and get moving. Deirdre gained much of her experience while serving as the executive director of a multi-million dollar organization in Denver, as well as by sitting on numerous boards/committees. As a result, she brings a unique, empathetic understanding of the challenges facing any workplace, and knows what it takes to find true success.

Deirdre has used her brand of “mild audacity” to speak on leadership, communication and general happiness around the country, presenting keynotes and workshops for organizations like the Boeing, National Association of Women Business Owners, and Vistage International.

Deirdre’s latest book Bogus Balance: Your Journey to Real Work/Life Bliss was released in 2015. Her two other books, the award-winning The Mission Myth and her powerful mini-book, Tough Truths, are all about making leaders stronger and more fulfilled. Her popular blog on all things leadership is a hit with anyone who likes a direct, authentic style with their morning coffee, and is featured regularly in the Huffington Post.

In addition to her work through Momentum, Deirdre’s experience includes teaching marketing for the University of San Diego, and serving as a broadcast news producer at a variety of affiliate stations. Deirdre is a member of the San Diego Rotary and, in her spare time, teaches boot camp for Gut Check Fitness.


Jason Maloney – Creative Director

Over 15 years of branding, marketing and advertising experience have created the foundation of skills that Jason uses to focus an organization’s message and drive their customers to take action.

Jason’s background includes several years running his own production company in New York, as well as over a decade spent in the highly competitive broadcast television industry. Jason’s diverse experience in the marketing arena means he can offer a wide variety of services all along the spectrum, from strategic brand positioning to customer-based research, to marketing planning to web design. Jason also brings extensive experience developing internal messaging to motivate company employees.

During his time in marketing and advertising roles at ABC and NBC affiliates, Jason earned numerous EMMY, ADDY and Promax awards for his creative work.  His leadership in leveraging new technologies allows him to create the opportunity for fresh, innovative approaches to getting the client’s messages heard and objectives met.