"Rediscovering the Media Relations Power of Radio"
Moderated by Robert Feder, nationally respected media blogger and former TV/radio columnist
Despite the digital revolution and rise of alternate formats that have changed the industry in recent years, traditional AM/FM radio remains one of the most powerful tools for transmitting news and information. Don't miss this opportunity to hear from four of Chicago's most influential radio news anchors and producers about the latest industry trends and most importantly how to make sure your next story gets noticed.
Julie Mann, managing editor, WBBM Newsradio 780 AM and 105.9 FM
Jennifer Keiper, news anchor, WLS-AM
Dometi Pongo, news anchor, WVON-AM
Carrie Shepard, senior morning shift producer, WBEZ-FM
You will learn how they like to be pitched, what they look for in a story, and how you can secure valuable air time for your company, product or event.
516 N. Clark Street, Chicago
(banquet room entrance on Grand)
11:30 – 1:30 pm.
Visit www.publicity.org for updates and to register early for what will be a sold-out event.
Luncheon sponsored by: News Exposure
News Exposure tracks your TV, radio, online and social media publicity campaigns! They are the experts in complete and comprehensive media intelligence and PR analysis. News Exposure maintains a permanent media archive with the deepest local coverage, highest quality broadcast clips in the industry and the most accurate metrics you can find. As we said, News Exposure is a proud sponsor of the 2016 PCC luncheons, and offers additional discounts to members on our already competitive prices. Call them today and put yourself in charge of your coverage.
11:30 am Doors Open / Registration Begins
12:00 pm Lunch Served
12:20 pm Students Arrive to Check-In for Program Only
12:30 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 or Gluten-free meals are available, please request when registering.)
LOCATION & PARKING
Maggiano's Little Italy
516 N Clark Street, Chicago (banquet room entrance on Grand Ave.: Valet parking available.) Or use www.spothero.com for discounted rates.
"Late Registration" fee applies after 5 pm on the Friday preceding the event.(EXTENDED!)
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 below:
*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 or email at email@example.com by 12:00 noon on the Monday preceding the event to avoid receiving an invoice or to receive a refund if you have prepaid.