2012 AAJA-LA Media Access Workshop

 2012 AAJA-LA Media Access Workshop   Presented by Asian American Journalists Association – Los Angeles chapter, in partnership with Asian Pacific American Legal Center When: 10:30am to 12:30pm on Saturday, July 14, 2012 Where: Asian Pacific American Legal Center, 1145 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles LIMITED SEATING + RSVP REQUIRED What: Please join us for

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INVITATION TO 2010 AAJA MEDIA ACCESS WORKSHOP – August 6

This is a session for local community organizations to learn how to pitch their stories to the media and how to get their news covered.

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Community Groups Get Media Access Tips, Tricks

In just under four hours, guests learned what media organizations looked for in press releases, how Asian Pacific American organizations could better publicize their events, and what made great print, broadcast, and radio interviews.

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Learn To How To Get Your News In The News

Sponsored by the Asian American Journalists Association Los Angeles Chapter and USC, the free media access workshop is intended to teach non-profit and community groups how to interact with the media and get their stories in the news.

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Keep pitching your news to get in the news

By LEILANI ALBANO AAJA-LA President Jinah Kim tells people who pitch stories to media outlets to be persistent in their efforts to get their ideas in the news. “Just keep pitching it,” says Kim, a news correspondent with NBC News. “If you believe in your product, eventually others will too.”

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Video: Jinah Kim and the anatomy of a television newscast

Jinah Kim, reporter/correspondent for KNBC and NBC News talks about what’s in a typical television newscast. Kim was panelist at a Media Access Workshop sponsored by the Asian American Journalists Association Los Angeles Chapter and NBC. [youtube xXTQaZF–3Q]

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Video: David Pierson talks about what makes a good story

David Pierson, a staff writer with the Los Angeles Times talks about what makes a good story. Pierson was a panelist at a Media Access Workshop sponsored by the Asian American Journalists Association Los Angeles Chapter and NBC. [youtube Kfql4S4hcBM]

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Video: Bill Imada talks about his LUCKY strategy in dealing with the media

Bill Imada with the IW Group talks about his LUCKY strategy for community-based organizations to get their news in the news. Imada was a panelist at a Media Access Workshop sponsored by the Asian American Journalists Association Los Angeles Chapter and NBC. [youtube SMcmeoiCRts]

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Media Access Workshop – Get your news in the news

Saturday, April 26, 2008 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. NBC News 3000 W. Alameda, Burbank, CA 91523. Rehearsal Hall 1. Park in the A Lot on California, between Riverside and Olive. Free and open to the public, but must RSVP to Gene Choo: Gene.Choo@nbcuni.com Sponsored by the Asian American Journalists

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