Pressing Issues: Approaching The Media Effectively

What does it take to get your story covered by the news?

Whether you’re a nonprofit, a creative organization, an entrepreneur, an artist, an activist, or just someone with a story that needs to be told, knowing how— and when— to contact the media is crucial to communicating your message with the general public.

Learn the dos and don’ts of attracting the media’s attention during the Press Club of Toledo’s next Pressing Issues Discussion, “Approaching The Media Effectively: A Discussion for Nonprofits, Organizations, Artists, and Entrepreneurs.”

Ask questions and receive advice from a panel of media and marketing professionals who will help you learn how to get your story in the news.

Our panel of experts include:
Kim Bates (assistant managing editor, The Blade)
Allie Hausfeld (reporter, WTOL Channel 11)
B.J. Fischer (Director of Strategic Operations/Thread Marketing Group)

Chrys Peterson (principal at Chrys Peterson Consulting, LLC/ and former Toledo television news anchor)

Free and open to the public.
5:30pm. Thursday, March 22.
Huntington Room
Toledo-Lucas County Public Library Main Branch.

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