Media Moves

Top journalists to feature at Cision’s State of the Media Summit

April 30, 2021

Posted by Mariam Ahmed

Cision is hosting its first-ever State of the Media Summit, a free, interactive, virtual event where journalists tell all on how PR pros can effectively navigate the ever-evolving media landscape.

The summit is scheduled to take place on May 11 and 12 from 11:00 to 3:00 ET.

The event will also feature a deeper dive into Cision’s newly released study of 2,700 journalists globally and a “PR’s Got Talent” session where PR pros vie for the “golden buzzer” by pitching a story to a panel of judges who are journalists.

Some of the topics include:

  • What journalists really want to write about in 2021
  • Creating a data-driven media relations strategy that gets results
  • Using multimedia to drive engagement and storytelling
  • Social listening and the future of PR
  • Why targeted, tech-enabled media outreach and relationship management is more critical than ever

Speakers include:

  • Geoff Rogow, Wall Street Journal
  • Adrianna Rodriguez, USA Today
  • Hannah Sampson, Washington Post
  • Alexi Cohan, Boston Herald
  • John Biggs, Gizmodo
  • Áine Cain, Business Insider
  • Carly Weeks, Globe and Mail
  • Christine Loureiro, Toronto Star
  • Sarah Paynter, New York Post
  • Gabrielle Canon, The Guardian
  • Sara Fischer, Axios
  • Brittany Martin, Los Angeles Magazine
  • Monica Zurowski, Calgary Herald, Calgary Sun
  • Barbara Shecter, National Post
  • Ben Unglesbee, Retail Dive
  • Jennifer Kester, Forbes Travel Guide
  • Patrick O’Rourke, MobileSyrup
  • Nicole Schuman, PRNEWS
  • Douglas Soltys, Betakit
  • Johanna Jainchill, Travel Weekly
  • Shruti Shekar, Android Central
  • Daniel Neal, AT&T
  • Maggie Lower, Cision
  • Daniel Chessa,

Read the full report and sign up for the State of the Media Summit

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