Welcome to Episode #15 of the Media Pro Spotlight podcast. In this episode, Craig Ey, editor-in-chief at the Philadelphia Business Journal, explains the role of editor-in-chief, why it’s an exciting time for journalism, and how the Business Journal brand extends far beyond the production of a weekly business newspaper.

Listen to the Audio

Some of the key takeaways from Craig are:

  • What he loves about being a journalist
  • Why the “power of the pen” is a big responsibility
  • What the “Chinese wall” is and why it mustn’t be crossed
  • How the weekly issue gets put together
  • The components of a great pitch

Read the Transcript

You can download a complete, word-for-word transcript of this episode here:

Episode 15 Craig Ey Transcript

Links & Resources

Philadelphia Business Journal

Email: cey@bizjournals.com

Phone: 215-238-5134

Twitter: @PHLBizEditor

About Dana Dobson

Dana Dobson is CEO of Dana Dobson Public Relations, a boutique PR firm that helps businesses with creative publicity campaigns and business building content strategies. She is an award-winning B-2-B business writer, specializing in producing compelling, persuasive content for businesses in the services sector. She is the creator of the PR Breakthrough Publicity workshop series, an online training program that teaches you how to launch your own successful publicity campaigns, and she is also the host of the Media Pro Spotlight podcast, featuring interviews with top media talent. Dana speaks frequently on building market presence for executive and subject matter experts, demystifying media relations and how to write effectively.

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