Thursday, February 20, 2014

Mar: How to Get Media Coverage for Your Event (Infopeople)

Date:  Thursday, March 13th, 2014

Start Time:          12 Noon Pacific -- 1PM Mountain -- 2PM Central -- 3PM Eastern
  • Have you tried to get media coverage for your event, and been disappointed?
  • Been part of an interview that was less than successful?
  • Looking for ideas on how to deal with the media?
Join veteran newspaper, magazine and TV reporter Barbara Lewis to learn about the best ways to garner publicity for your event. She’ll discuss Top 15 Tips on dealing with the media.
At the end of this one-hour webinar, participants will:
  • Know how to select the right media
  • Know how to develop the perfect pitch
  • Know how to successfully pitch an idea
Learn why our presenter decided to cover certain events, but not others when she was a reporter. And hear about the results of a survey conducted among library peers about the media and publicity.
This webinar will be of interest to all levels of library staff involved dealing with the media or looking for ways to ensure good publicity.
For more information and to participate in the Thursday, March 13th, 2014 webinar, go to