WBEZ | Maggiano's Little Italy http://www.wbez.org/content/maggianos-little-italy Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Hyperlocal: The Brave New News World http://www.wbez.org/hyperlocal-brave-new-news-world-105829 <p><p>The new trend of hyperlocal news coverage is redefining the news landscape. Is this a new opportunity to target your brand, client or product for a certain niche audience? Or, is it a waste of your valuable media relations time? What are the opportunities it is/will afford PR pros and their strategy of story pitches? Our March panel will explore this issue.</p><p>Panalists:<br /><strong>John Lampinen</strong>,Senior Vice President and Editor, Herald Newspaper<br /><strong>Ronald Roenigk</strong>, Editor, Inside Publications<br /><strong>Brian Slupski</strong>, Regional Editor with Patch.com<br /><strong>Shamus Toomey</strong>, DNAinfo.com<br /><strong>Peter Kendal</strong>, Deputy Managing Editor, Chicago Tribune<br /><br />Mod&shy;er&shy;a&shy;tor: <strong>Thom Clark</strong>, President, Community Media Workshop</p><p>More information on this event <a href="http://www.eventbrite.com/event/5512355604/eorg">here</a>.&nbsp;</p></p> Thu, 28 Feb 2013 16:35:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/hyperlocal-brave-new-news-world-105829 PCC Luncheon: An Interview with Carol Marin http://www.wbez.org/event/2012-02-08/pcc-luncheon-interview-carol-marin <p><p>Every month Publicity Club of Chicago hosts a panel discussion with top practitioners, journalists, and other experts on hot-button communications issues, trends, and challenges.<br> <br> This February, Community Media Workshop President <strong>Thom Clark</strong> interviews veteran Chicago journalist <strong>Carol Marin</strong>.<br> <br> Carol is an award-winning investigative political reporter with NBC5, anchor of "Chicago Tonight" segments on WTTW public television, and writes a column for the Chicago Sun-Times. Whether it's on TV, in print, or on social media, Carol is one of Chicago's most sought-after journalists.<br> <br> Join Thom and Carol as they discuss her work and the role public relations plays in the multi-platform media world.</p></p> Fri, 27 Jan 2012 12:55:02 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/event/2012-02-08/pcc-luncheon-interview-carol-marin