John Connolly Promoted to Vice President of Sales for Key Code Media

John Connolly Promoted to Vice President of Sales for Key Code Media

SCHAUMBURG, Chicago., May 07, 2020 — Key Code Media ( announced today that John Connolly has been promoted to Vice President of Sales for Key Code Media. In his new role, Connolly will oversee all sales operations for the Midwest and East Coast regions. Connolly will continue to report to Key Code Media President Mike Cavanagh.

In his prior role as Director of Sales, John Connolly successfully helped hundreds of businesses, Universities, and Production companies throughout the nation solve complex audiovisual challenges. For 17 years, John Connolly has shown a strong ability to manage large projects, specializing in Broadcast, System Integration, Live Production, Media Asset Management, NAS/SAN/Object/Cloud Storage, Archive/DR/BC, Workflow Automation, Post Production, Network Infrastructure and Streaming/Distribution

“John Connolly joined Key Code Media seven years ago, after formerly spending ten years helping the Midwest Media Group team grow. John is charged with taking his skills and working to help the rest of the team and clients to expand the business solutions Key Code Media represents.” – Mike Cavanagh, Key Code Media

John Connolly earned his bachelor’s in English Literature at the University of Iowa. He will remain based at Key Code Media’ Chicago location.

“”I am looking forward to working with our team to make improvements that benefit our customers,” Connolly said. “Broadcast, Entertainment, Professional Sports, Reality Television, and Government audiovisual communication are still an important part of people’s lives, and we are committed to delivering innovative equipment and services that helps improve the quality of your content.”

Key Code Media remains open as an essential service during the Covid-19 pandemic. During these difficult times Key Code Media has pivoted to supporting productions with remote live production, remote post production, and remote engineering services. The Key Code Education department has also been offering free first-day Adobe, Avid, and Resolve classes to help creative professionals sharpen the saw during these difficult times.


Key Code Media designs, integrates, trains, and supports broadcast production, post production, and media automation solutions. Our focus is on helping our clients maximize their budget, consulting around your objectives, outcomes, and workflow.

Key Code Media supports production systems nationwide for broadcast, entertainment, sports, government, education, reality television, pro audio, and a majority of the U.S. Fortune 100 corporations. Key Code Media has expanded in Burbank, Denver, Dallas, Newport Beach, San Francisco, Seattle, Chicago, Detroit, and New York, with revenues exceeding $60 million per year. In 2018, Key Code Media acquired Burst Communications ( and Advanced Broadcast Solutions, expanding our core competencies in broadcast design, production studios, and full Audio Video Crestron automation systems.