2018 PRADO Scholarship Winners
Congrats Scholarship winners!
Kevin presented the PRADO Development Person of the Year Award to Ira Salmela. Congratulations Ira!
2016 PMDMC Scholarships
June 2016: As scholarship chair of the PRADO (Public Radio Association of Development Officers), I’m happy to report our group (J.C. Patrick, Sarah McDaniel and Molly Nicklin) are sending seven public radio professionals to the 2016 PMDMC (Public Media Development & Marketing Conference) in Boston!
July 2014: As scholarship chair of the PRADO (Public Radio Association of Development Officers), I’m happy to report our group (J.C. Patrick, Sarah McDaniel and Molly Nicklin) raised enough money to be sending seven public radio professionals to the 2014 PMDMC (Public Media Development & Marketing Conference) July 9th-12th in Denver, Colorado. Have a great conference, guys and bring back lots of good money making ideas for your respective public radio-TV stations!
Kevin started working at Current.org in display advertising and job classifieds.
Kevin Donohue Re-elected to P.R.A.D.O. Board of Directors
Welcome to Ft. Worth!
Kevin is at the Public Radio Conference conference in Ft. Worth representing Research Director Inc., booth #408!
Kevin Donohue Re-elected to P.R.A.D.O. Board
Kevin Donohue has been reelected to another three-year term in the Public Radio Association of Development Officers, a national membership organization providing a supportive environment for public radio development professionals. Donohue is the president of KFDMedia, an Ellicott City public radio consulting firm.
KFD Media partners with public broadcast headhunter – Tom Livingston & Associates
Kevin Donohue has worked with Tom Livingston in finding Development Directors for WILL-Champaign, Illinois and WRLN, Miami Florida. The most recent executive search project was for the General Sales Mgr at KHOU-FM in Houston, TX.
KFD Media Works with DEI/Greater Public for the PMDMC
For two conference cycles*, KFD Media worked with Doug Eichten and Stacy Stang of DEI/Greater Public to secure booth sponsorships at the Public Radio Development Conference (*Reno and in Orlando).
KFD Media welcomes Twin Lakes Beer!
KFD Media, located in Ellicott City, MD has been hired by Twin Lakes Brewery in Greenville, Delaware to handle Twin Lakes’ promotional and marketing duties for the introduction of the new Twin Lakes Tweed Stout Beer and the Twin Lakes Grand Opening Party to be held June 3rd.
In making the announcement, president of Twin Lakes Brewery, Samuel Hobbs, said “Kevin got behind our efforts for the “First Taste at the First State” April 13th at Buckley’s Tavern and we had a tremendous response.”
Kevin Donohue, a Wilmington native and president of KFDMedia said “I am delighted to be working with Sam and the hard working team at Twin Lakes Brewery. The Twin Lakes rollout at Buckley’s was enthusiastically received by local beer drinkers and I hope to help keep the momentum going. A lot of folks, including myself, have fond memories of ice skating on Twin Lakes as a kid. I’m sure they will welcome the opportunity to return to Twin Lakes for the grand opening of the Brewery, June 3rd.”
KFDMedia has worked with other Delaware based clients, including the Delaware Art Museum’s grand re-opening last June, where he handled their public radio campaign and with Stroud Water Resource Center in Avondale, where he performed similar marketing duties for a major fundraiser last October.
Donohue started KFDMedia two years ago after 33 years in radio and TV broadcasting, the last ten as sales manager at the NPR News-Talk station – WYPR-FM in Baltimore. He has worked with both for profit and non-profit clients of all sizes, from Philadelphia to Richmond over his extensive broadcast career.