For entrepreneurs and startup participants of various levels, this workshop is for everyone! Whether you're looking for tips on talking to journalists or to include innovation in your industry campaigns, feel free to join us.
YOU WILL START WITH BASICS
What is PR? // Why PR? // Who can do PR? // What will the media write about?
YOU WILL LEARN THE MARKET VALUE OF PR
Who should do PR? // How will PR help my business? // Who is my target media? // How do I approach the media? // Media Training 101 // Where social media fits in
YOU WILL ALSO LEARN SOPHISTICATED TECHNIQUES
How to create news when your product remains the same // How to think like a journalist // PR tactics, from the RELEASE to targeted outreach // Media follow up // Media & relationships // Improving PR skills
FIND OUT WHERE PR MEETS INNOVATION
PR & Innovation - How to leverage PR and be an industry game changer
Marissa Feinberg is co-founder of Green Spaces, aiming to further sustainability with local hubs for global change, starting with where you work. It's a shared coworking space for entrepreneurs who do good. In addition, Marissa is co-founder of Flockd, a new low-tech product for your tabletop that signals when you're free, when you're busy and what you want to "flock" about. Marissa also does PR consulting, having done with with Sunshine Sachs, representing The Nature Conservancy, Earth Day Network and Water For People. SHe has also represented clients in the social entrepreneurship space like StartingBloc, CleanEdison, and She Creates Change, among other corporate social responsibility leaders like General Electric. She has a degree in PR from Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications. However, all lessons in this workshop come from her experience as a DIY self-taught entrepreneurial PR person, with some case studies on green and socially minded companies that can be applied to startups of all industries! Learn more at http://about.me/marissafeinberg and see my client list here http://marissafeinberg.tumblr.com/clients.