Hyperlocal: The Brave New News World
The new trend of hyperlocal news coverage is redefining the news landscape. Is this a new opportunity to target your brand, client or product for a certain niche audience? Or, is it a waste of your valuable media relations time? What are the opportunities it is/will afford PR pros and their strategy of story pitches? Our March panel will explore this issue.
John Lampinen,Senior Vice President and Editor, Daily Newspaper
Ronald Roenigk, Editor, Inside Publications
Brian Slupski, Regional Editor with Patch.com
Shamus Toomey, DNAinfo.com
Peter Kendal, Deputy Managing Editor, Chicago Tribune- UPDATE
Moderator: Thom Clark, President, Community Media Workshop
Luncheon Series Sponsored by Cision
11:30 am Doors Open / Registration Begins
12:00 pm Lunch Served
12:25 pm Program Begins
1:30 pm Program Concludes
Come for a family-style luncheon and exceptional networking opportunities with some of Chicago's best and brightest communications professionals. (Vegetarian meals are available, request when registering.)
LOCATION & PARKING
Maggiano's Little Italy Restaurant
516 N. Clark, Chicago
(Banquet room entrance on Grand)
(valet parking is available for $12.00)
"Late Registration" fee applies after 5 pm on the Friday preceding the event.
We cannot process online registrations after 3 pm the day before the event. Walk-Ins (pay at the door) are welcome at the rates shown:
(by 5 pm on Friday preceding event)
|$ 40||$ 50||$ 25|
(after 5 pm on Friday preceding event)
|$ 50||$ 60||$ 25|
|Walk-in||$ 55||$ 65||$ 30|
*Only PCC members in good standing may register at the "member" rate.
**Non-members who register at the member rate will be billed for the difference.
Cancellation policy: if you need to cancel your reservation, you must call the PCC office at 773.463.5560 by 12:00 noon on the Monday preceding the event; otherwise an invoice in the amount of your registration fee for the event (as applicable) will be sent to you.