Public Relations Seminar

Chicago Booth Alumni Club of Chicago

May 9, 2019: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn what you must know about Public Relations to build your company.


Gleacher Center
450 Cityfront Plaza Dr, Chicago, IL 60611
Chicago, Illinois

Event Details

During this seminar, attendees will learn how the media decides what to cover and how reporters execute their ideas. We'll go over the basic principles of news judgment using real pitches sent to reporters, sharing ones that were accepted vs. discarded and why.




Register Online

Deadline: 5/9/2019

Speaker Profiles

Melissa Harris '16 (Speaker)
Founder & CEO, M. Harris & Co.

Leading the seminar will be Melissa Harris, a former Pulitzer Prize-nominated business columnist at the Chicago Tribune and, currently, the CEO of M. Harris & Co., a marketing and communications agency.

M. Harris & Co.


Matthew Kroll, '09