Vice President of Programming. Keith Dakin has been with Connoisseur Media since 2013 and is responsible for overseeing all the music, talk and news programming throughout Connoisseur’s portfolio. This includes expanding content distribution to new platforms, creating and developing NTR events, cultivating personalities and becoming a go-to source for localism. Prior to Connoisseur, Keith spent 15 years working for various radio companies in New Hampshire, Virginia and Massachusetts. He also programmed the heritage alternative station WFNX in Boston. Under his watch, his stations have been nominated for eight Marconi awards. Keith holds a Television, Radio, Film production degree from the Newhouse School of Communications at Syracuse University.
“Our goal is to create engaging, compelling and must-listen-to content on any platform you can hear us. It is not just the over-the-air signal, but also on our apps, websites and smart speaker skills. No matter how you listen, we strive to create that one-on-one connection between our personalities and our communities. If our towns are centered around an issue, then our stations are reflecting it, discussing it and, if the need arises, helping. As local newspapers and television fade, your hometown radio station continues to be the place where we can all come together.”