According to former CNN journalist Paula Zahn, Phil is rare – a working producer in Hollywood with a Ph.D. in Theology. He’s appeared on NBC, MSNBC, CNBC, CNN, Fox News, and his work has been profiled in the New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, and The Wall Street Journal. An expert on the intersection of faith, media, and culture, Phil is equally comfortable speaking at media conferences, churches, and workshop events on a global basis.
Kathleen is sought after speaker for media, leadership, churches and women’s conferences and events. She is the author of the highly acclaimed devotional “Hope 4 Today: Stay Connected to God in a Distracted Culture” which engages readers with personal stories, her work in Hollywood, and travels around the world. The devotional inspires readers to engage with God personally. She also edits the bi-monthly online Influence Women’s Journal, and her weekly blog at KathleenCooke.com mentors women in leadership and the integration of faith into their career and personal life. She speaks globally on culture, media, women’s issues, family, and faith and has been interviewed on top national and international radio shows, podcasts, and Christian TV networks such as CBN, TBN, and Hillsong.
As lead strategist of Cooke Media Group, Dawn speaks about growth, positioning, and communications strategies at conferences nationwide, has guest lectured on marketing strategy at The University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and is considered one of the leading experts on branding and marketing for nonprofits and ministries for over 20 years. Previously, she led communications for a church of over 20,000 in weekly attendance supporting over 100 ministries and was on the advertising team of Big Idea Productions, creators of VeggieTales.