June 25, 2018
storytellers

#MediaMonday – John D’Anna

Today we are featuring John D'Anna from the Arizona Republic as this week's #MediaMonday profile.
January 23, 2018
Obituaries Newspaper Clip - HMA Public Relations

Advertorials Are Not Dead

Advertorials are definitely not dead. Obituaries are essentially advertorials in that you have to pay for their placement and now they're larger than life! [Click below for more]
August 7, 2017
Mary Jo Pitzl

#MediaMonday – Mary Jo Pitzl

Scott first met Arizona Republic journalist, Mary Jo Pitzl, in the '80s! And while she's still at the Republic, she has recently made a small career transition. Read all about it in today's #MediaMonday blog post. [Click below for more]
November 28, 2016

#MediaMonday – Carrie Watters

Today's #MediaMonday comes from longtime journalist, Valley editor (and former social studies teacher) Carrie Watters of the Arizona Republic/AZCentral. Read her story here and maybe send her yours.
October 12, 2016

PRSA Media Breakfast – #WriteMeUp Editor Recap

Yesterday, PRSA Phoenix hosted its last media breakfast of the year at CO+HOOTS in Downtown Phoenix – and it was a doozy! [Click below for more]
October 4, 2016

#TipForTuesday – PRSA Phoenix Media Relations

The next #MediaBreakfast for PRSA Phoenix is on Oct. 11, 7:30 – 9:30 a.m., at CO+HOOTS. The media breakfasts are a great way for public relations professionals to network and build their media relations “rolodex” (let me know if you still use an actual rolodex!)! [Click below for more]
February 22, 2016

#MediaMonday – Michael Kiefer

Michael Kiefer, courts and legal writer for The Arizona Republic, novelist and travel writer.  I spent some time with him a recent Society of Professional Journalists […]
June 1, 2015

#MediaMonday – Dennis Wagner

I am honored to feature today’s #MediaMonday, Dennis Wagner, an investigative reporter at The Arizona Republic and correspondent for USA Today. After working with Dennis for […]
September 30, 2014

Valley Publicity Summit 2014 Do’s and Don’ts from the Media Panel

This past Saturday I had the pleasure of attending my first Valley Publicity Summit where 27 of our finest media (radio, TV, local papers, magazines) were […]
August 19, 2013

#MediaMonday – Republic nixes opinions

The recent layoffs at the Arizona Republic are also impacting the opinion pages, both print and online.  A recent Phoenix New Times blog post goes into […]