Share this on:
 E-mail
10
VIEWS
0
COMMENTS
 
SHARES
About this iReport
  • Not verified by CNN

  • Click to view DebbieFitz's profile
    Posted May 26, 2014 by
    DebbieFitz
    Location
    Georgia

    More from DebbieFitz

    Publicity-Experts Share Insider Tips for Effective Media Relations at June 12 Seminar

     

    Veteran public relations professionals and authors Ed Van Herik and Debbie Fitzgerald have outlined what organizations need to know if they want to expand their business and avoid missteps in dealing with reporters and editors.

     

    Both will present “Grab Your Megaphone and Venture into Media Relations,” on June 12 from 9:30-11 a.m. at Maggiano’s Buckhead. This is PRSA Georgia’s June seminar,
    register here, http://www.prsageorgia.org/events/event_details.asp?id=437418&group=.

     

    This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to dig deeper into the world of PR and get a behind-the-scenes look at the intricacies of promoting a business and garnering publicity. Learn:
    • How to build and maintain good working relationships with the media.
    • What to put in a news release and how to extend its life.
    • How and when to follow up.
    • What needs to be done before the news release even goes out.

     

    Each attendee will also receive a copy of “Megaphones Be With You: How Your Organization Can Play the Media Relations Game—and Win,” Fitzgerald and Van Herik’s matter-of-fact, 156-page book that tells CEOs, business owners, and corporate and nonprofit executives how to reach greater numbers of people with their key messages.

     

    About the Speakers
    Debbie Fitzgerald and Ed Van Herik have been friends and colleagues since 2009. They are both award-winning PR professionals who are active members of the Public Relations Society of America, Georgia chapter. Fitzgerald has been active in the PR field since 1995 and Van Herik since 1992. Each owns a PR firm that specializes in the practice of media relations, and each has garnered thousands of media interviews for clients in various industries throughout their careers. “Megaphones Be With You” is available on Amazon (Kindle and paperback) and iTunes. For more information, visit www.vanherikcommunications.com and www.fitzgeraldpr.com.

    • TAGS:

    What do you think of this story?

    Select one of the options below. Your feedback will help tell CNN producers what to do with this iReport. If you'd like, you can explain your choice in the comments below.
    Be and editor! Choose an option below:
      Awesome! Put this on TV! Almost! Needs work. This submission violates iReport's community guidelines.

    Comments

    Log in to comment

    iReport welcomes a lively discussion, so comments on iReports are not pre-screened before they post. See the iReport community guidelines for details about content that is not welcome on iReport.

    Add your Story Add your Story