People often ask how they can get media coverage for their events, fundraisers, nonprofit organizations, startup businesses, etc. Here’s an opportunity to get tips from a great panel of journalists. The Charlotte Area Association of Black Journalists presents its Sixth Annual Secrets to Accessing the Media Workshop on Saturday, June 11, 2011.
The Charlotte Area Association of Black Journalists presents its Sixth Annual Secrets to Accessing the Media Workshop on Saturday, June 11, 1-3 p.m. at Levine Museum of the New South, 200 E. 7th St., in Uptown Charlotte.
At the workshop, CAABJ will connect the community with members of the media—a panel of journalists from newspapers, magazines, TV, radio, and Internet—as they offer tips and advice on how to get stories told, explain how news at individual media outlets is produced, and answer questions from the audience. Confirmed panelists include journalists from: The Charlotte Observer, Creative Loafing, News 14 Carolina, QcityMetro.com, WBTV, WCNC-TV, and WGIV Radio.
The event is free and open to the public. Members of non-profits, HOA’s, community organizations, church and civic groups, etc., are encouraged to attend. Light refreshments will be served. Guests are asked to RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org. Free parking is available at Seventh Street Station (bring your ticket into the museum to be validated).
If you haven’t yet RSVP’d but plan to attend this workshop on Saturday, please RSVP to email@example.com. Also, please forward this on to friends, colleagues, and neighbors who could benefit from attending this great event for the community.