During this free workshop, participants will learn how to write a press release and receive media training for on-air interviews from experienced journalists and communications executives. This workshop will teach social media tips and techniques on how to pitch your stories. It’s a great opportunity for community members to understand how news stories get placed and how you can become a stronger partner and resource for local journalists.
The journalists who will be in the panel are:
Richard Lui, anchor, MSNBC and NBC News
Jocelyn “Joz” Wang, Editor-in-chief/CEO of 8Asians.com
Anh Do, staff writer, Los Angeles Times
David Ono, anchor, KABC
Media Access will take place during #AAJA15 on Friday, August 14 at 10am – 11:30am and will be held at Yelp’s office:
140 New Montgomery Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
Guests will need to check in on the 1st floor of the building and provide full names when registering through Eventbrite.