Meet the Media: PR & the Cannabis Industry Reaching New Highs
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Now that recreational marijuana is legal in California, cannabis-related businesses are turning to public relations professionals for creative and innovative ways to tell stories involving one of America’s fastest growing industries. Today’s newsrooms cover every aspect of the cannabis industry from strains and policies to emerging market issues. Join us for a panel discussion with the Bay Area’s premiere pot journalists to explore how media coverage and representation of the cannabis industry is reaching new highs.
- David Downs, Cannabis Editor, San Francisco Chronicle
- Melia Robinson, Senior Innovation Reporter, Business Insider
- Ellen Holland, Senior Editor, Cannabis Now Magazine
Todd Nelson, a.k.a. “The Pot PR Guy,” Principal & Chief Communications Officer, TNTpr
5:30 - 6:00 p.m. Registration & Networking
6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Panel discussion and Q&A
7:00 - 7:30 p.m. Post-panel Mingling
PRSA-SF Members: $25 (must provide member number when registering)
Students & PRSSA Members: $10 (must show student ID upon check-in)
PRSA-SF Board: No Charge
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