Trends & Hot Topics for 2013

A San Francisco Business Times Perspective


As we launch into 2013, San Francisco Business Times Editor Steve Symanovich will offer his insights and predictions about trends and “hot topics” in the various areas that the Business Times covers: technology, health care, small business, clean tech, banking, finance, non-profits, biotech, real estate and construction—to name a few.  He’ll describe how the Business Times maintains relevance and continues to thrive in the world of social media; what social media he pays the most attention to and why; best approaches to pitching reporters; along with other tips and suggestions for gaining coverage for your organization or clients. Bring your most intriguing questions and join the conversation with Steve at this month’s lively New Year’s kickoff program.

Steve Symanovich is an award-winning business editor and columnist with three decades of journalism experience in the San Francisco Bay Area. In the past decade, the Business Times has won five excellence awards from the California Newspaper Publishers Association. For his part, in 2011 Steve won a first place award for his humor columns from the National Society of Newspaper Columnists – for the second time in five years. Steve lives in San Francisco with his wife, two daughters, two cats and Labrador retriever.


Members: $20 pre-registered; $25 at the door
Non-members: $30 pre-paid in advance; $35 at the door

Walk-ins permitted on a space available basis.  Pre-registration is recommended.

Location: Business Wire
44 Montgomery Street, 32nd Floor
San Francisco , CA 94104

Date: Jan. 17, 2013, 11:30 a.m. - Jan. 17, 2013, 1:30 p.m.