May Program Announced: Local Station Utilizing Multi-Media Journalists
Join us on Tuesday, May 18 at Baltimore’s ABC affiliate, WMAR-TV, to learn how the station is utilizing multi-media journalists (MMJs) to cover local news and events. What does it mean for area public relations professionals? How can you best work with this station as it rolls out this new news gathering strategy? What should you expect when the WMAR-TV MMJ arrives to cover your event?
Kelly Groft, News Director at WMAR-TV, will explain the MMJ concept and show several story examples. Attendees will also hear from a practicing MMJ.
WHEN: Tuesday, May 18, 2010. Registration and networking begin at 8:30 a.m.; program and Q&A run from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
WHERE: WMAR-TV, 6400 York Rd., Baltimore
FEES: $15 for BPRC members; $25 for non-members; $10 for students. Members may bring one guest free.