Ken Devoe – Communications

Ken Devoe – Communications

Ken Devoe is founder and president of the Media Tree, an advertising and communications services company.  For over 30 years, Ken has provided award-winning advertising copy and corporate communications for a broad range of clientele including Fortune 100 companies such as Aetna, General Electric, IBM, Johnson & Johnson, Johnson Controls, and United Technologies, as well as for retailers such as Ethan Allen Furniture, universities including his alma mater, Yale University, and non-profit organizations including Stamford Hospital, St. Mary’s Hospital of Waterbury (CT), VNA Hospice (Hartford, CT), and United Way.

Before embarking on a full time copywriting career, Ken spent 20 years as a radio personality at stations in Hartford, New Haven and Bridgeport, Connecticut.

Ken has served on the boards of a number of non-profit and public service organizations, including the Leukemia Society of Southern Connecticut and Partnerships Adult Day Center (West Haven, CT).  Since 1994, Ken has been a member of the Board of Governors of The Yale Broadcasting Company, the licensee of the non-profit student radio stations at Yale University.  His tenure on that board includes a four-year term as chairman.

Ken is originally from Chicago, Illinois.  He moved to New Haven, CT to attend Yale University from which he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in American Studies.  He did his graduate studies at the University of Indiana Department of Radio and Television.

Ken lives in Hamden, CT, with his wife of 30 years, Cindy.  Their son Lucas received an undergraduate degree in Communications and a Masters of Elementary Education degree from Quinnipiac University in Hamden, CT and is pursuing a career as an elementary school teacher.

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