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DC Event Alert: WTS’s Working with the Media

WTS Professional Development Event
Working with the Media

How can you work WITH the media to communicate your message? Knowing how to communicate your message to the right media sources, at the right time, and with the right message is an important skill. Join WTS to learn how you can propel your transportation project or initiative into tomorrow’s news with a panel of national media leaders including:

  • Fawn Johnson- National Journal (moderator)
  • Kathy Wolfe- Politico Pro
  • Chuck McCutcheon- Freelance Writer and Print Reporter
  • Tanya Snyder- Streetsblog Capitol Hill
  • Martin DiCaro- WAMU Transportation

This professional development event will have a panel format followed by an opportunity for questions from the audience. Advance RSVP is required, and seating is limited.

When: Wednesday, May 9, 2012
6:00-6:30 – Registration and light refreshments
6:30-7:30 Panel presentation and discussion

Where: Hall of States
444 North Capitol Street Washington D.C.
Room 385

Parking: Street and Garage Parking Available
Metro: Union Station

Cost:
Members: $15
Non-Members: $25
Students: $10

RSVP required – space is limited! Click here to RSVP

Program Sponsorship Opportunities are Available.
Please contact Susan Sharp at susan@sharpandco.com

About Aimee Custis

Aimee Custis is the Communications Manager at the Coalition for Smarter Growth. A policy wonk by training and a public transportation advocate by profession, she moved to DC in 2008 to learn everything she could about livable communities, transit, and public policy. She has served as both National Vice Chair for Communications and for Membership at Young Professionals in Transportation, and is an editor and contributor at Greater Greater Washington.

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