I’m Kenny McDonald, author of Blether and Blogger, charting digital discovery, sharing social media musings. And a wee bit blethering too.
The verb blether is, for those like me interested enought to care, a traditional Scottish word meaning to chat, often at length with little substance…
Stuff I Do
By day I’m a digital lead, strategic planner, internal engager and marketing and communications manager. I know a bit about the public sector (especially health and social care) and the Third sector too. Social media surgeon by night.
Read more about.me/kennymcdonald.
Places I’ve Been (with people who smiled)
- Current: Marketing Manager | NHS Health Scotland
- Previous: Corporate Communications Manager (Digital), secondment | Scottish Government
- Communications Manager | NHS Health Scotland
- Senior Brand Manager | UK Department of Health
- Communications Development Officer | UK Department of Health
- Press Officer | UK Department of Health
- Media Officer | UK Department of Health
- Communications Officer | Hertfordshire County Council
- Marketing Assistant | Dundee Contemporary Arts
Bits of Paper (over which I sweated)
- Accredited Practitioner | Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR)
- CIPR Diploma | London Metropolitan University
- Master of Arts (MA)(Hons), Politics with American Studies | University of Dundee
- HNC Social Science with Management | Dundee College
Memberships (that I value)
- Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR), Member and Accredited Practitioner
- Chartered Institiute of Marketing (CIM), Member
- British Cycling, Member