KNKX Stands for Connects


Listener input gave public media KNKX its name, symbolic of how it connects Western Washington to a world of ideas with award-winning local reporting, national news, talk and entertainment from NPR®, and artfully curated jazz and blues.


Stand with KNKX to Make Your Best Connections

Be part of the community that sustains the world of ideas and music that KNKX brings to the region. KNKX fans feel kinship in your support and prefer to do business with community-invested organizations.

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The Largest Radio Footprint in Western Washington

Our 12-signal network extends from Vancouver, BC, to Vancouver, WA, with studio hubs in Seattle and Tacoma. We reflect diverse voices of our region, of jazz and blues, and in stories from around the world.


A Monthly Audience of 1 Million+ Across Platforms

Develop a multiplatform strategy with KNKX.

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545,000+ unique monthly listeners*

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3,770,000+ monthly touchpoints including streaming sessions and website page views°

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140,000+ monthly downloads°

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Diverse gatherings, ranging from concerts to public forums to NPR talent visits and show tapings

Sources: * Nielsen, Seattle-Tacoma, Jan–Dec 2018, A18+ M-SN 5A-12M; ° June–Nov 2018, 6-month average

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KNKX Fans Shape Western Washington

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They prioritize education and lifelong learning.

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They drive trends among corporate and social networks.

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With discretionary income, they have immense purchasing power.

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Passionate about the arts, they find inspiration at cultural events.

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They lead and participate in community initiatives.

Our Sponsors Get Results

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of listeners have taken action in response to a public radio sponsorship message.

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of listeners hold a more positive opinion of a company that supports public radio.

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of listeners prefer to purchase products and services from public radio sponsors.

Source: Lightspeed Research, NPR State of Sponsorship Survey, March 2019


How Sponsorship Works


We create unique messaging based on your needs.

Your message resonates with our audience in a clutter-free environment.

Our audience takes action to support your brand.

Become a Sponsor

We want to learn about your organization and marketing goals

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Jennifer Wisbey
Director, Sponsorship Sales

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