Mike Henry

CEO, Paragon

Mike Henry is CEO of media consulting firm Paragon and a 2012 Peabody Award winner. Henry has over 30 years experience working in and for public radio stations. His radio career began in 1979 at college radio WUOG-FM in Athens, Georgia. Since then, his public radio consulting has included NPR’s Morning Edition and All Things Considered, where he created the “NPR News” brand, and most Indie Rock and Triple A stations, including WFUV/New York, WXPN/Philadelphia, KKXT/Dallas and KCMP/Minneapolis, and most recently the new 105-5 The Colorado Sound in Ft. Collins/Denver and NV89 in Reno. Henry has a history of working with digital media start-ups and is currently Brand Manager for VuHaus, a video collaboration with leading public music discovery stations including KCRW/Los Angeles, KUTX/Austin, KTBG/Kansas City, KEXP/Seattle, KDHX/St. Louis, opbmusic/Portland, Mountain Stage, WFUV, KKXT and WXPN (http://www.vuhaus.com/). Mike is CEO of Colorado-based WeedStream (http://weedstream.net/).