SOURCE: Society of American Business Editors and Writers

August 21, 2007 09:16 ET

"Mortgage Meltdown and Market Volatility -- Make Sure You're Covering All the Angles"

COLUMBIA, MO--(Marketwire - August 21, 2007) - Get tips on covering the hottest story of the year from a conference call with a panel of top business journalists sponsored by the Society of American Business Editors and Writers (SABEW) -- noon to 1:30 eastern time on Wednesday.

MODERATOR:

Ilyce R. Glink is an award-winning, nationally-syndicated real estate and personal finance columnist whose column runs in more than 125 newspapers and websites. Glink also hosts "The Ilyce Glink Show" and the "Ilyce Glink Minute" for Newstalk 750 WSB, in Atlanta. She has written 11 books, including the bestselling "100 Questions Every First-Time Home Buyer Should Ask."

PANELISTS:

Greg Ip is a senior special writer for The Wall Street Journal, based in Washington. He covers the Federal Reserve, the economy, financial markets and economic policy. His authoritative reports are mandatory reading from Washington politicians to Wall Street investors.

Brad Inman is the founder and publisher of Inman News which delivers real-time real estate stories via the Internet to more than 50,000 newspapers and Web sites. Real Estate Connect, Inman's twice-yearly conference, attracts 1000 top executives from both technology and real estate.

Jon Lansner is a business columnist and author of a successful real estate blog for the Orange County Register. Some describe California as ground zero of the current mortgage woes and Jon is one of the leading writers on the subject. Jon was president of SABEW in 2005-06.

HOW TO PARTICIPATE:

Simply email sabew@missouri.edu or call 573-882-7862. The SABEW staff will check if you or your media organization are members of SABEW. If so, they will email you back the conference call number and passcode.

PLEASE NOTE: This conference call is for SABEW members only. If you are not a member and would like to join the leading organization of business journalists, email or call the SABEW staff.

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Contact Information

  • SABEW
    Society of American Business Editors and Writers
    University of Missouri-Columbia
    385 McReynolds Hall
    Columbia, MO 65211
    (573) 882-7862
    Email Contact
    www.sabew.org