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Wednesday, October 7 • 10:00am - 11:30am
PR Over Coffee: How to Meet & Pitch Tech Writers | 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

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Have you ever wondered why some tech companies get news coverage and others don't? 

Here is your perfect chance to learn some of the tried and true 'rules of the PR game' that can help your startup get the attention of local and national tech writers. 

Tech writer panelists:

Stacey Higginbotham: senior writer for Fortune. 

Tom Cheredar: tech reporter and media advisor to Gigaom.

Jared Wynne: tech writer for Daily Dot Media with special love for exports.

Laura Lorek: founder of Silicon Hills News, Austin's most prolific tech news site.

Learn more about PR Over Coffee:

Join the small business PR revolution. We facilitate news coverage of of small companies and organizations by holding monthly meetings with media professionals and providing lots of valuable online content. We help small businesses win BIG media exposure, level the media playing field with large corporations and meet local journalists and reporters. 

Austin Startup Week is supported in part by HiredNetSpendIBM BluemixCapital Factory and Techstars. If you see someone from their teams, give them a hug and hi-five!   

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Tom Cheredar

Senior Writer, ForeSee
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Stacey Higginbotham

Senior Writer, Fortune
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Laura Lorek

Founder, Silicon Hills News
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Jared Wynne

Tech Writer, Daily Dot Media

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Jo Detavernier

VP and Partner, Manzer Communications

Wednesday October 7, 2015 10:00am - 11:30am CDT
Techstars 412 Congress Ave. #200

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