Online news the focus of CNW Vancouver Breakfast with the Media

Panelists Farhan Mohamed, Andree Lau and Tamara Baluja will share insight into the business of online news

TORONTO, Nov. 2, 2015 /CNW/ - The pressure is on for today's media outlets to create a high volume of quality content that is not just read, but also shared on social platforms.

On November 3, 2015, CNW Group will host another Breakfast with the Media event in Vancouver with some of Canada's top media professionals who will share insight into how they work, the new realities of a digital-first media landscape and how PR people can adjust their strategies accordingly.

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"CNW is dedicated to supporting both Canadian media and public relations practitioners," said Nicole Guillot, President and CEO, CNW. "Our products and services, and our Breakfast with the Media event series, are each designed to bridge the gap between these two professions. We hope to help strengthen necessary relationships and optimize results for all involved in the telling of Canadian news stories."

Created for savvy communications professionals seeking to take their tactics to the next level, PR pros will leave this lively and informative discussion with a better understanding of how to best work with online and digital journalists.

CNW Breakfast with the Media: The Business of Online News

Panel :

  • Andree Lau, Senior News Editor, Western Canada, The Huffington Post
  • Farhan Mohamed, Editor-in-Chief & Partner, Vancity Buzz
  • Tamara Baluja, Social Media Presenter, CBC British Columbia

 

When:

Tuesday, November 3, 2015
7:30 a.m. – Breakfast and registration
8 – 9 a.m. – Panel discussion

Where:

Hyatt Regency Vancouver, Grouse room (34th Floor)
Vancouver, BC

Click here for more information and to register for this event at no charge.

Follow @CNWGroup and use hashtag #cnwbwtm when tweeting about the event.

Download our free article, Quick & Easy Guide to Sharing Your News Release with the World, to learn more about media relations in an online world.

About CNW's Breakfast with the Media

For more than 20 years, CNW has hosted complimentary educational events for the public relations, corporate communications and investor relations professionals within its client roster. CNW's Breakfast with the Media event series brings together Canada's media and communications professionals for lively, educational discussions.

About CNW

CNW Group Ltd. (a PR Newswire company) offers content distribution, creation and monitoring solutions to Canadian professionals working in news media, financial services, public relations, investor relations, marketing, digital communications, social media, corporate communications, public affairs and customer service. The company is best known for its newswire, a digital service that provides simultaneous distribution of news releases and visual content to news media and markets locally and globally. The newswire also powers expansive web distribution networks serving to amplify client content and drive online discovery. CNW Group also provides professional video, photography and webcast production, translation, regulatory filing and printing services as well as monitoring and measurement platforms. Founded in 1960, CNW gets people talking about Canadian brands online and in the news.www.newswire.ca

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Image with caption: "Tamara Baluja, Social Media Presenter, CBC British Columbia will speak at CNW's Breakfast with the Media event on November 3, 2015 in Vancouver. (CNW Group/CNW Group Ltd.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20151102_C4405_PHOTO_EN_533802.jpg

Image with caption: "Farhan Mohamed, Editor-in-Chief & Partner, Vancity Buzz, will speak at CNW's Breakfast with the Media event November 3, 2015 in Vancouver. (CNW Group/CNW Group Ltd.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20151102_C4405_PHOTO_EN_533804.jpg

Image with caption: "Andree Lau, Senior News Editor, Western Canada, The Huffington Post will speak at CNW's Breakfast with the Media event on November 3, 2015 in Vancouver. (CNW Group/CNW Group Ltd.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20151102_C4405_PHOTO_EN_533800.jpg



For further information: For more information and media registration: Melissa Meyer, Communications Assistant, CNW, melissa.meyer@newswire.ca, 416-863-5345


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