Society of Professional Journalists

April 23, 2018
Rebecca Baker

#MediaMonday – Rebecca Baker

Today’s #MediaMonday comes to us from the Empire State, where Rebecca Baker, national president for the Society of Professional Journalists, has recently been named managing editor at Bloomberg BNA.
September 18, 2017
SPJ Publicity Summit

#MediaMonday Special – SPJ Publicity Summit

In addition to gaining valuable pitching insight at SPJ's 14th annual Valley Publicity Summit, Bre Krager was able to ask the media some fun questions! [Click below for more]
August 18, 2017
#FakeNews

#FakeNews: Why We Click It, How to Stop

You can’t go a day without someone bringing up fake news. So earlier this week, Abbie attended the SPJ Phoenix event on the subject in order to understand it better. [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]
September 20, 2016

SPJ Valley Publicity Summit Recap – With a Twist!

This past Saturday, I attended the 2016 Valley Publicity Summit, hosted by the Society of Professional Journalists Valley of the Sun Chapter. [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 […]
January 11, 2016

#MediaMonday – Joe Ferguson

Today’s #MediaMonday comes to us from Tucson.  Joe Ferguson is the current president of the Arizona Press Club and a reporter for the Arizona Daily Star, […]
June 10, 2015

Is it better to be first or right?

The relative ease of posting something to a social media channel has turned all of us into “journalists.”  I intentionally put the word in quotes because […]
September 23, 2013

#MediaMonday – Mark Casey

Mark Casey is vice president and news director for 12 News (KPNX-TV) and 12news.azcentral.com, a position he’s held since 2007. After graduating from West Virginia University […]
June 3, 2013

#MediaMonday – Bret McKeand

Bret McKeand, president of the Arizona operations of Independent Newsmedia, Inc. USA, recently received The Order of the Silver Key Society from the Society of Professional Journalists’ […]