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WWPR’s Annual Media Roundtable
Thursday, October 29, 2015 from 12 pm – 1:30 pm
American Chemical Society, 1155 16th St NW, Washington, DC
Receive tips for PR pitching from the other side of the fence! Ever wonder why sometimes your pitch gets a bite and sometimes it falls short? Hear directly from members of the media at the annual WWPR Media Roundtable. Take advantage of the chance to meet members of the press, hear their stories and pick their brains over lunch!
Moderator: Lisa Matthews, Vice President at Hager Sharp, gained nearly 20 years experience at the broadcast division of the Associated Press. At Hager Sharp, she has developed media strategy and consulted for many clients.
- Michelle Basch, @mbaschWTOP, General Assignment Reporter with WTOP
- Ursula Lauriston, @urdiggy, Editor in Chief of CapitolStandard.com
- Mark Segraves, @SegravesNBC4, General Assignment Reporter with NBC4
- and others to be confirmed!
Join us Thursday, October 29, noon – 1:30 pm at the American Chemical Society. A catered lunch will be provided.
Cost: $20 for WWPR and PRSA members; $35 for nonmembers.
Not a member? Join WWPR for only $85 and gain access to this eventand other professional development opportunities for free. WWPR memberships are renewable on an annual basis.