Travel Media Pitch Tank

Travel Media Pitch Tank

Thursday, July 27, 2017
1-2:30 p.m. Central time
Price: $209
Member Price: $169

A webinar featuring Lilit Marcus (CNN Travel), Christopher Elliot (USA Today), Andrea Whittle (Conde Nast Traveler), Greg Galant (Muck Rack), Vicki Bristol (New Orleans Convention & Visitors Bureau) and Cory M. Jobe (Illinois Office of Tourism).

Join this webinar to hear where travel coverage is headed—and pitch our panel! You’ll gain new insights on scoring coverage in the travel and leisure media, discover what the travel media will cover in the months ahead and learn how to tie your destination, product or service to the upcoming trends.

Benefits of this webinar:

  • You’ll learn from and pitch journalists from major outlets
  • You’ll be able to watch live with your entire team
  • You’ll receive all presentation slides and handouts
  • You’ll receive a certificate of completion for attending
  • You’ll get access to an on-demand recording
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Product Code: Y17TP06
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Top travel and tourism outlets drive millions of people to the destinations and services they cover. Breaking into their pages can be tough, though. This webinar makes it easy for you to win the travel coverage you’ve been waiting for.

Join to hear firsthand from top editorial gatekeepers what stories they most like to cover, what they plan to cover in the months ahead and how to earn ink for your resort, destination, attraction, restaurant or travel service. You’ll also have the opportunity to pitch these journalists directly in our official “Pitch Tank.”

You’ll learn:

  • New trends and topics commanding coverage now
  • Editorial missions: How to customize pitches to outlets that differ in tone and audience
  • The story elements that attract travel journalists
  • How to handle trips, junkets and site visits
  • A checklist for vetting journalists and bloggers
  • How to use online and 360 video, virtual reality, Instagram photos and other multimedia to catch travel editors’ eyes
  • How to use Twitter, LinkedIn, Snapchat and other social media for improved media relations
  • Lessons for improving your pitches based on live Pitch Tank feedback