AWRT: “Women Inside the Campaign Trail: A Post-Election Conversation”

Who: American Women in Radio and Television (), NYC Chapter

What: AWRT-NYC presents a lunchtime panel discussion, “Women Inside the Campaign Trail: A Post-Election Conversation”

This year’s Presidential campaign has seen more women in high-profile media positions””from executive management to studio anchoring to on-the-road reporting–than ever before. In newsrooms and studios, on websites, podcasts and blogs, women were on-the-scene and in control of the media’s coverage of Campaign ’08.

Join AWRT-NYC and our panel of three special guests for a cand id conversation about life behind-the-scenes of an historic election in a brave, new world of seemingly limitless media distribution. This event will be moderated by Betsy Morgan, CEO of The Huffington Post. We’ll explore the realities of news reporting, share stories from the road and debate the criticisms between the media, the campaigns and the American public.

Panelists:

Maria Gavrilovic
Producer/Reporter
CBS News

Janelle Rodriguez
Executive Producer
CNN “American Morning”

Kate Snow
Co-Anchor
“Good Morning America” weekend edition
ABC News

Guest Moderator:
Betsy Morgan
CEO
The Huffington Post

When: Thursday, November 20, 2008

Where:The Hard Rock Café at Times Square?, 1501 Broadway at 43rd Street? The New York Room

Time: 12:00 noon – Registration & Networking?, 12:30 – 2:00pm – Luncheon/Panel

AWRT-NYC Media Contact:
Rosemarie Sharpe
(212)481-3038
[email protected]
www.awrtnyc.org

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