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2010 Making Media Connections: Building and Maintaining Online Communities

Facebook does it; Ning does it for a fee. These and other platforms create social networks to help like-minded folks find each other and collaborate. Should your group have a community of its own?

Becca Martin (Live Here Oak Park)
Jaime Guzman (Pilsen Portal)
Barbara Koenen (Chicago Artist Resource)
Mary C. Johns (We The People Media)
Moderator: Lehia Franklin Acox (Publicist)

Making Media Connections is an annual conference where hundreds of community leaders, nonprofit executives, journalists, independent publishers and media relations experts gather to promote news that matters. Listen in as media experts and the general public gather together to discuss getting communities' important stories told.


Recorded Thursday, June 10, 2010 at Film Row Cinema.

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