July 31, 2013
"Greetings from International Drive. Beyond the Disney theme parks, Orlando, Florida this week plays host to thousands of journalists, media executives, public relations professionals and students gathered here today through Sunday for the 38th annual convening of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ). "People. Purpose. Passion. The Power of NABJ. " is the theme that will run through the plenary sessions, workshops, conversations and parties featured on a packed agenda at the Convention Center.
As a former TV news and public affairs producer, I will be joining a panel of public relations practitioners who will discuss the "joys and pains" of consulting - and making the shift from "objective" journalism to advocating for a client partner.
Most exciting is the booth hosted by the Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau to preview next year's NABJ convention venue: our very own Beantown Stay tuned!"