Upcoming Workshop: Media Strategy for Events: Integrating Traditional Media with Social Media for Greater Impact
Contact Person: Lynn Barrett, [email protected]
For immediate release
BRATTLEBORO – September 22, 2021 – Vermont Independent Media (VIM), non-profit publisher of the weekly newspaper The Commons, announces the first media mentoring workshop titled “Media Strategy for Events – Integrating Traditional Media with Social Media for Impact most important “. The workshop will take place on Wednesday September 29 at 7:30 p.m. via ZOOM with the help of BCTV.
The presenters are: Randolph Holhut, editor-in-chief of VIM / The Commons; Keith Marks, Executive Director, Next Stage Arts; Lynn Barrett, President and Founder of Primetime Concepts, Inc. and Chair of the Board of Directors of VIM / The Commons. The session will cover buzz-building strategies: digital and social media, press releases, cover letters, media alerts, calendar listings, radio and TV interviews. Participants will receive a more comprehensive approach to coordinate their marketing strategy; a wider range of pulling tools; a more complete understanding of how different media complement each other.
Who should attend: Association representatives, marketing and communications professionals, event planners, anyone wishing to promote their business, product or idea.
Pre-registration required: email: [email protected] to receive the Zoom invitation.
Media mentoring workshops will continue on a monthly basis. The next workshop is scheduled for October 13 at 7:30 p.m.
VIM / The Commons is committed to going beyond what most people expect from a free weekly newspaper. Our goal – to help the residents of the region acquire media skills – stems from our belief that a vibrant democracy requires informed, empowered and outspoken citizens.
From left to right: Randolph Holhut, Lynn Barrett, Keith Marks
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