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Meet the Media

  • University Club 111 Lyon Street Northeast #1025 Grand Rapids, MI, 49503 United States (map)

We’ll welcome back the popular speed pitching format where PR pros will have four minutes with members of the local media to introduce themselves, share a bit about their organizations/clients and to pitch away! These four-minute meetings go fast - so be prepared, plan your story pitches and maximize your time. 


La Mejor GR
Angie Morales, Director
Chuy Morales, Host

Michigan BLUE
Howard Meyerson, Managing Editor

Eric Gaertner, News Leader

Rapid Growth
Lauren Fay Carlson, Managing Editor

West Michigan Woman
Amy Charles, Editorial Director

WOOD Radio
Phil Tower, Program Director

Marvis Herring, Reporter
Diana Willsie, Senior Producer 

WXMI Fox 17
Brooks Blanton, News Director
Michael Martin, Dayside Assignment Editor

Brent Ashcroft, Reporter/Storyteller/Anchor
Julie Flynn, News Director

Registration is open for Chapter Members only through 9/10. General registration begins 9/11.

Later Event: October 18
Trends in PR Panel