Fewer than half of newspaper jobs that existed 15 years ago still exist today, and the Bureau of Labor predicts that television will lose 9% of its workforce by 2024. PR workers now outnumber journalists 5 to 1, but the work journalists do now may be more important than ever, as the technology that is available to us grows better every day. As you try to navigate your role in the business and plan for your future, you won’t want to miss this discussion, among some of the most important leaders in our ever-changing industry, about what’s working for media companies, what’s not, and how they are planning for the future of our profession.
Moderated by: Steven Petrow
Panelists: Stephen Adler, Rick Berke, Karen Hawkins, Randy Lovely, Ed O’Keefe, Phillip Picardi, Lydia Polgreen
Awards presented: Excellence in Podcast, Excellence in Radio, Excellence in Column Writing, Excellence in Opinion/Editorial Writing