Neuhoff Media Springfield’s Zach Kerker, Director of Digital Sports Development, was named “Innovator of the Year” at the University of Illinois Springfield’s Capitol of Illinois Innovation Competition and Awards Ceremony.
More than 100 individual applicants applied for this designation. The University of Illinois Springfield, Innovate Springfield, and the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine hosted the inaugural event April 2.
Kerker is the driving and creative force behind Channel1450.com. He was recognized for his “personalized delivery of sports information in Sangamon County.”
President/CEO of Neuhoff Communications, Beth Neuhoff, notes, “Zach has always been our ‘alien unicorn’ innovator- I’m glad colleagues and the people of Central Illinois also recognize it! Congratulations- we are so very proud of you!”
Neuhoff Media Springfield President/General Manager, Kevin O’Dea, adds, “All of us know Zach has been an innovator for quite some time – great to see him get the recognition!”
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Kevin O’Dea, President/General Manager