WEKU Sponsorship Delivers Results
In addition to our primary mission of providing reliable news, information and entertainment to public radio listeners throughout Central and Eastern Kentucky, WEKU sponsors can count on WEKU to deliver results:

  • Grow market share and favorable recognition for your business and brand
  • Boost your E-commerce, web traffic and SEO
  • Reach people interested in arts, culture and travel
  • Deliver high-quality employment candidates and grow goodwill with existing employees
  • Promote thought leadership and awareness of important public issues
  • Educate key decision-makers about your products and services
  • Improve your community outreach, impact and civic partnerships
  • Promote your nonprofit organization’s mission, grow your donor base and recruit quality volunteers
  • Reach potential customers wherever they are (in the car, at home, hiking, on the web, in the garden)
  • Target the same quality prospects across Kentucky with Kentucky Public Radio's network of stations, or in national markets (through NPR)
Invest in an Award-Winning News Team
WEKU sponsors are co-investors in WEKU's award-winning news team, which works every day to ensure that Central and Eastern Kentucky have a reliable source of news and that local stories are part of the national conversation. WEKU stories are regularly carried on the statewide Kentucky Public Radio Network and on National Public Radio (NPR).
Corrine Boyer
Ohio Valley ReSource
Health Reporter
Stan Ingold
WEKU News Director
Stu Johnson
Cheri Lawson
Arts Reporter
Tom Martin
Eastern Standard
Samantha Morrill
All Things Considered Host, Reporter & Traffic Coordinator
WEKU Receives 3 Regional Awards
WEKU recently received three regional Edward R. Murrow Awards. Among the most prestigious awards in news, the Murrow Awards recognize local and national news stories that uphold the Radio Television Digital News Association Code of Ethics, demonstrate technical expertise and exemplify the importance and impact of journalism as a service to the community. Murrow Award winning work demonstrates the excellence that Edward R. Murrow made a standard for the broadcast news profession.

Epping's on Eastside has a passion for all things Bluegrass - curing meats in-house, supporting the region’s diverse farming and food community, and keeping a local-first mindset in everything they do. Epping’s is located in a renovated historic building that once held Epping Bottling Works, home to the hustle and spirit of local entrepreneur John G. Epping. Today, they are proud to honor that history and be part of the energy of downtown Lexington’s Warehouse Block.
Digital Marketing Coordinator
We're looking for a Digital Marketing Coordinator to join the WEKU Team. This is an entry level position for someone with a year of digital media experience and a passion for public radio.

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