PRSA-NJ Young Pros Speaker Series: Elevating Your PR-ofessional Career!
Pitch and Press Release Writing
Perfect your Pitch and Get Ready to Secure Big Press Wins!
Tuesday, May 4th 6:30 – 8PM
Are you looking to connect with more journalists to secure major coverage for clients or companies? This PR-ofessional Talk will help you to understand the art of writing attention grabbing press releases and pitches. In today’s digital age, press releases are more important than ever. They help to establish business credibility, build SEO traffic, customer engagement, and provide a content portfolio; pitches are one of the largest keys to success and allows your client to receive the publicity they deserve.
This is your opportunity to learn from Hellen Ongaro, a seasoned PR-ofessional who has secured placements in Allure, Marie Claire, WWD and GQ to name a few. During this session, Hellen will share her tips for writing press releases and pitches that connect with the biggest editors while driving home the key messages. We will also have a Q&A where you may have your questions answered.
The event will start with a virtual cocktail hour to get to know other Young Pros in New Jersey prior to the presentation so log-on with drink in hand. The presentation will begin promptly at 6:30pm.
This event is free for members and non-members.
About our speaker:
Senior Account Executive, First and Last PR
Hellen works across beauty, haircare, fashion and wellness clients to amplify their brand story, promote new launches and liaise with press regarding their up-coming stories and features. She has been pitching and writing press releases for an astonishing eight years and is thrilled to share her meaningful knowledge and provide us with tips and ways to perfect our skills.
Please note that the Zoom Meeting connection link will be sent to you upon registering for the event.