AdFed Suncoast Recruits Southwest Florida Liaison

Posted: Monday, September 3, 2018

Please extend a warm AAF welcome to the newest member of AdFed Suncoast, Mr. Tim Hennessy. Mr. Hennessy is an Account Executive at Waterman Broadcasting in Fort Myers, Florida. Tim will reach out to present, past and potential membership in Lee, Collier and Charlotte counties; working to increase membership while serving as the point person for the region. During ADDY season, Tim will establish drop-off locations in Fort Myers and Naples while pursuing other endeavors. 

Tim is a former General Sales Manager with Raycom, Local Sales Manager with Media General, and started his career with Nexstar Media Group in 1997 as a production assistant and moved up to Local Sales and Digital Sales Manager before leaving in 2013. He also spent one year with Comcast Spotlight.   

Tim has been in Southwest Florida for the last 2 years and has become involved in several non-profits and business empowerment committees while serving on the Human and Veteran Services Council of Lee County, the Lee County Parks and Recreation Advisory Board, and the Marketing committee for Develop North Fort Myers task-force for the Horizon Council.    

Tim, his wife Tricia and their daughter Evie moved to the Fort Myers area in 2016 after his grandfather suddenly passed away to help his grandmother. They are active in local theater, dance, and giving back to the community as much as possible. Tim enjoys playing trivia and working on projects at home.