Kim Francis a resident of Dallas, TX was born in Amarillo, Texas on the Air Force base where her dad was stationed. She lived in Akron, Ohio from the age of 2 to 7 and relocated back to Texas with her Mom and brother Joey in 1978. She graduated from the University of North Texas with a BBA in marketing and fulfilled her passion of working within the television and film industry in marketing by joining Cablevision in 1998 for Bravo & The Independent Film Channel managing a territory of over twenty states in the U.S, Puerto Rico & The Caribbean.
Kim has over 18 years experience in television and media marketing, sponsorships,
advertising sales and has produced numerous events within the telecommunications, sports and non-profit industries. Most recently, she was the Director Affiliate Marketing for HDNet now AXS TV, HDNet Movies & Magnolia Pictures owned by Mark Cuban before taking a sabbatical in 2014 to be with her beautiful mother Sue Giles who was battling esophageal cancer and sadly passed away in 2015 at the young age of 62. Since then, Kim started 1911 Media Marketing Group and hosts “The Empower Hour” a weekly radio show for Alliance 4 The Brave on 620AM KEXB in Dallas Texas. She has served since 1999 as a board member and Vice President of Fundraising for the USA Film Festival in Dallas.
An avid reader, Kim is obsessed with books and film, enjoys yoga, spending time with her dogs, advocating for the prevention of esophageal cancer, living every day to make her Mom proud and honoring her legacy of serving those in need. Connect with Kim at firstname.lastname@example.org.