SOURCE: Bulldog Reporter

Bulldog Reporter

June 14, 2010 17:44 ET

The Future of PR Is Here: Bulldog Reporter's Media Relations Summit Features More Than 60 Speakers on the Future of Public Relations: June 28

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - June 14, 2010) -  Public relations and corporate communications professionals who have a stake in the future of PR, media relations technology, social media and productive relationships with top journalists have the chance to hear more than 60 speakers on these subjects at Bulldog Reporter's Media Relations Summit on June 28 in person at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York City or virtually as a streamed full-day webinar.

Keynoters for the event include

  • On the Future of Media: Tina Brown, founder of the Daily Beast and former editor, Vanity Fair and The New Yorker

  • On the Future of Social Media: Andy Lark, VP, Corporate Communications at Dell, Inc.; Maggie Fox, President, The Social Media Group; Paul Gillen, Author, The New Influencers; and Gerard K. Meuchner, VP &Director, Communications & Public Affairs, Eastman Kodak

  • On the Future of Journalism: Alan Murray, Executive Editor, Wall Street Journal Online; Jai Singh, Managing Editor, Huffington Post; Ellen Levine, Editorial Director, Hearst Magazines; and Rand Morrison, Executive Producer, CBS Sunday Morning

  • On the Future of Public Relations: Aedhmar Hynes, CEO, Text 100; Matt Harrington, President & CEO, Edelman U.S.; Peter Land, SVP, Communications, PepsiCo Beverages Americas; and Martin Murtland, VP & Managing Director, Corporate Communications, Dow Jones, Inc.

In addition, attendees will have the chance to meet, one on one, with 40 of the nation's most influential journalists from such media as The New York Times, Associated Press, Barron's, Country Living, Epicurious.com, Fortune, Bloomberg Television, Forbes, CBS Radio, Parade, Popular Mechanics, CNBC, The Village Voice, WNYC, Money, PR Newser and many more.

In-person registration for this one-day event is just $495; virtual attendance via real-time audio-and-image streaming is just $245. (Additional discounts up to 60% off -- a $296 savings -- are available for registrants who follow Bulldog Reporter on Twitter or Facebook.

Complete details on this event -- including schedule and speakers -- can be found at event schedule.

To view a video of Bulldog Reporter publisher Jim Sinkinson discussing this event, go to Media Relations Summit video.

Sponsors of the Media Relations Summit 2010 include:

Platinum Sponsor: Cision

Anchor Sponsors: TEKGROUP International; Marketwire; BusinessWire; BurrellesLuce; PR Newswire

Sponsors: Dow Jones; Makovsky & Company; D S Simon Productions

Exhibitors: TVEyes; PressFeed

Underwriters: Bulldog Reporter's Daily 'Dog and Bulldog Reporter's PR University

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Jacques Gautreaux
    510/596-9321