Peter Doyle Named Broadcasters Foundation Of America VP
October 24, 2013 at 8:48 AM (PT)
The BROADCASTERS FOUNDATION OF AMERICA has appointed PETER DOYLE VP. In his new role, DOYLE will share responsibility for planning and executing the FOUNDATION's fundraising events. He'll also assist in the outreach efforts with BROADCASTERS FOUNDATION Pres. JIM THOMPSON.
DOYLE has more than 30 years in broadcasting, as President at the MCGAVREN GUILD and other INTEREP initiatives.
DOYLE said, "I look forward to concentrating my efforts on raising money to support this
great cause. I have always believed in giving back to my community and to this industry that has been so good to so many of us. The FOUNDATION''s major fundraising events are well-known and help generate the money we need. There are a plethora of opportunities for expanding our
reach across the industry so that we can continue to help our colleagues in need."
PETER brings a unique dynamic to the FOUNDATION," observed THOMPSON. "He has a keen understanding of the broadcasting business, and has been a staunch supporter of the BROADCASTERS FOUNDATION. As we continue to provide more aid to more broadcasters, PETER will be invaluable in helping us secure the funds that are essential to advancing our mission."
The BROADCASTERS FOUNDATION has provided millions of dollars in aid to colleagues who lost their livelihood through a catastrophic event, debilitating disease, or unforeseen family tragedy.