RedFM presenter announces his departure from popular Cork radio station
Popular radio presenter Kilian Pettit is set to leave RedFM Cork after six years with the station.
Kilian is leaving RedFM to pursue new career opportunities, primarily in television and film production.
The radio presenter has been nominated for a number of IMRO Radio Awards, achieved record audiences for his Sunday and late night shows, and was promoted to Music Director in March 2020. Kilian also has produces “Ask Audrey” in association with The Irish Examiner, and will continue to perform some of the voices.
Speaking about his time at RedFM, Kilian said: “Being on the air is a pleasure but also a great responsibility, especially over the past eighteen months. Radio is a lifeline for so many people, and I am very proud to have been a friendly voice on the airwaves throughout this turbulent time ”.
As a videographer, Kilian created content for Jamie Oliver’s Instagram earlier this year – earning him a Cork Digital Marketing Award nomination – while his recent Guide To Cork video for the comedy character “Reggie from the Blackrock Road ”has surpassed a quarter of a million views across social media.
“The appetite for video content has never been greater, but I’m certainly not turning my back on radio. We will see what the future holds.
Kilian Pettit’s last show on RedFM will be this Sunday, August 29 from 10 a.m.