Kenneth Browne was born & raised in Wexford, Ireland & moved to Dublin for university in 2011 where his adventures began. He was named Dublin City University’s “Most Promising Fresher” following a whirlwind first year.
Over the next 4 years he honed his skills freelancing as a videographer, editor & photographer working on shoots for live bands & artists, brand campaigns & events for agencies.
Kenneth spent 2 of those years creating content for Keywest, an Irish indie band operating as their videographer, photographer & editor, helping them become a platinum selling artist.
He also spent that time working on action adventure projects with Red Bull Ireland; including Crashed Ice, Wings for Life, Cliff Diving & Longitude festival.
He is a former Station Manager for DCUtv & was elected President of Dublin City University’s Students’ Union ’14/’15, chief representative & spokesperson for the 12,500 students there.
An accomplished public speaker & mental health advocate, Kenneth has been published nationally & was invited to speak at 2014s ACUI conference in Vermont.
He was one of the first recipients of a ‘Civic Honor’ award in his home town for achievements on a national level in Ireland. With an honors degree in Communications, Kenneth departed home shores in July of 2015 in search of new challenges in the US.
Kenneth began interning with a film production company, working on shoots for feature films, WGN, Chicago White Sox & Chicago Blackhawks while also operating as a studio technician in 120 Sports, a market leader in digital sports broadcasting.
He later took up the position of Creative Editor at The Escape Pod advertising agency, creating video content for brand campaigns on digital & broadcast platforms for clients such as KIND, Southeastern Grocers, CDK & EGO. In the recent months he has traveled the US & further abroad with this agency.
With 5 years freelance & professional experience to his name, Kenneth started his own business in Chicago in the Summer of 2016, “Pod Media LLC”, offering services in directing, videography, photography & editing.