This is Kevin Field

kevin field at eurofair 2011

This is Kevin Field…

Award winning project manager, author, presenter and producer, a former World Champion at Custard Pie throwing – I kid you not – and dad of one busy little munch-king!

Kevin spends much of his time looking after a hugely successful  media project based in a prison while also dreaming up new ideas for development through the use of media.  The rest is divided between his family, cooking in the kitchen, writing comedy sketches for various peeps, strumming his guitar, Everton FC, painting and dreaming up new entrepreneurial ideas.

Professionally he works closely with dedicated and skilled people to create award winning media projects that deliver targeted media related content.

Kevin offers a diverse media background made up of radio and multi-media and communication skills combined with entrepreneurial and project management expertise.  he has gained these from working in custodial settings, social enterprise, the event industry,  commercial radio industry and the third sector.

Kevin is currently a project manager, prison media development manager and communication strategy lead.  He also freelances as a presenter, trainer and event host.  He also presents the superb Saturday Show on 106.9sfm.

A short history of this bloke Kevin…

Prison Media

Kevin manages the  enterprising and award winning Radio Wanno, a Media for Development initiative in partnership with HMP Wandsworth.  The project is multi award winning  and in 2013, Kevin and his management colleagues Simon Sujeewon and Donovan McGrath won a Butler Trust Award and an international communications award, the IVCA Clarion Champions Award, for their work for service to prison radio.

Kevin was awarded a Crystal Hearts Award for Story Book Week a transformational media literacy project working with fathers isolated from their families.  The project challenges male participants to connect with their children while gaining a recognised qualification, for some it is the first time they have engaged with education while opening up and connected with their families.

Radio

Kevin has worked as a presenter, producer, copywriter, events manager and marketer for some of the largest radio groups in the UK and to the smallest, from  national and regional radio stations to local community radio.  He started out in radio at 16 with Hospital Radio Swale, set up a school / college radio station called ‘The Band’ volunteered with Hospital Radio Maidstone and worked for Rocket Radio, Stereo Cruise, Maidstone Festival Radio, 20/20fm, TLR, Neptune Radio, CTFM, JazzFM,  Fox FM (Capital Radio Group, CCap), TLRC Group and with multi media owner the Kent Messenger Group and kmfm, and launch marketing manager for Maidstone’s 106CTFM having worked with the team for 9 years to gain a full time radio licence for Kent’s County town.

Kevin currently presents, produces a weekly programme for 106.9sfm in Kent.

Other stuff that’s really not that interesting but here goes…

Pay4prep is an on-line radio showprep service with it’s origins in late 2004 when recognising the need for pay on demand radio show prep Kevin started the Morning Glory prep sheet.  Other ideas and content for the service followed as did pay4prep in 2005/6 and continues to exist today with presenters and producers using the service to augment their radio offerings…  www.pay4prep.com
Books – Kevin is the author of several eBooks providing advice and guidance on radio skills available for www.pay4prep.com.  Kevin has also provided media training for new comers, journalists and media professionals.
Web – Kevin loves gadgets and on-line media and social networking.  Although he hasn’t had as much time as he once did to work with web content and apps he continues to provide some web services to a handful of dedicated clients while maintaining his own digital projects.  This very website is one of Kevin’s creations…

Event Host and Compere for Your Event

As an event host Kevin has linked together some of the biggest acts and local bands at big events.  He’s comfortable on a stage in front of thousands at concerts or wandering around the marquees of major food festivals keeping the visitors and traders up to date with what’s happening through the event PA.

Kevin has worked with local authorities to host their events or by businesses to launch a new product as well as at a food festival to inspire people to spend money.

British Male Voice Over

Everyone who has worked in radio is doing Voice Over… So… As does Kevin – providing his dulcet tones for website and on-line video.  You can hear some examples from Kevin’s Voice Over Page.

Kevin Field’s Specialities

New Media, Event Host, Event Animation, Radio Programming, Radio Production, Marketing, Website Design, Project Management, PA and Sound, Live Outside Broadcast, Branding and Identity, Roadshows, Live Show Production, Event Radio.

Bookings for Event Host, Podcast Advice, Voice Over... or anything else you like.

Feel free to ask a question.