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The Evolving Philadelphia Media Landscape and How it Impacts PR Practitioners: A Deep Dive with The Lenfest Institute For Journalism

December 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join PRSA Philadelphia for an exclusive presentation by Jim Friedlich, CEO and Executive Director of The Lenfest Institute for Journalism, an innovative non-profit organization that supports local journalism in Philadelphia and nationwide. During his presentation, Jim will speak about lessons from the BEYOND Summit, how journalism in Philadelphia is being re-imagined and its impact on PR practitioners. Additional information on Jim is below.

In honor of the holiday season, all funds collected from this event will be donated to support Lenfest’s important mission of promoting the freedom, diversity and sustainable future of Philadelphia’s press.

Students $5 | Members $10 | Future Members $15

About Jim Friedlich

Jim Friedlich serves as CEO and Executive Director of The Lenfest Institute for Journalism, an innovative non-profit organization that supports local journalism in Philadelphia and nationwide. Founded in 2016 by philanthropist H. F. “Gerry” Lenfest, the Institute supports investigative news, newsroom diversity, and digital technology investment at The Philadelphia Inquirer and throughout the Philadelphia news ecosystem. The Institute is the owner of The Philadelphia Inquirer, now the largest newspaper in America owned by a non-profit organization, and it leverages the Philadelphia Inquirer as a “live lab” for journalism innovation efforts nationwide. Friedlich was a long-time executive at Dow Jones and Company, serving previously as Group Publisher of The Wall Street Journal for Europe, Asia, and the Americas, in charge of global business operations. He was a Board Director of CNBC and a co-founder of the Journal’s digital edition, WSJ.com.

Details

Date:
December 20
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm