2014 Media Day



Media Day is an annual, full-day conference for PR, marketing, communications, social media and related industry professionals. This year's event will include:

10-10:45 am       Registration & Welcome

11 am-12:15 pm   Morning Panel Sessions
                          Leveraging Convergence of Earned, Owned and Paid Media
                          - Jackie Reau, CEO of Game Day Communications
                          - Jim Price, President & CEO of Empower MediaMarketing
                          - Tiffany Barnes, Public Relations Manager at Cincinnati Zoo

                          Reputation Management 24/7/365
                          - Keith Dailey, Director of Media Relations/Corporate Communications for Kroger
                          - Rick Miller, Principal at Rick Miller Communications
                          - Katy Crossen, Marketing Manager for Al Neyer

12:30-1:45 pm    Keynote Lunch
                          Jeffrey Moran, Vice President of PR, Events & Lifestyle Marketing at Pernod Ricard USA
                          Pernod Ricard USA is the number two spirits and wines purveyor int he world, with some of
                          the most iconic brands - Absolut Vodka, Jameson Irish Whiskey, The Glenlivet and Perrier
                          Jouet Champagne.

2-3:15 pm          Afternoon Panel Sessions

                          Media Relations Tips from Notable Media Members
                          In this panel, local media members will share how to best work with the media, including
                          legacy and online, in today's fast-paced world. Media attendees TBD.

                          Content Marketing: Beyond the Buzz Word
                          - Dottie Enrico, Vice President, Content Delivery at Barefoot Proximity
                          - Drew McKenzie, Director, Media Solutions at Ahalogy
                          - Krista Neher, CEO of Boot Camp Digital

3:30-4:30 pm    Mini-Session Roundtable Discussions
                          Get one-on-one time with some of the city's best subject matter experts during our new 
                          Media Day mini sessions. You and five to 10 other attendees will participate in a 25-minute
                          roundtable discussion about a PR/marketing/social media topic of interest. You will have 
                          the opportunity to participate in two mini-session discussions.

5-6:30 pm         Happy Hour (location will be announced soon)


Ticket Type                     Dates Price is Available         PRSA Cincinnati Chapter Member       Non-member
Student (all day)               July 28-Oct. 1 (5 pm)                                  $95                                       $95
Early Bird                        July 28-Aug. 29 (5 pm)                              $140                                      $170
Regular                           Aug. 28-Oct. 1 (5 pm)                                 $170                                      $200
Lunch Only                     July 28-Oct. 1 (5 pm)                                  $50                                        $70
Happy Hour Only            July 28-Oct 1 (5 pm)                                   $15                                         $15 


You can read all about last year’s event on our blog or view last year’s pictures on Facebook.

Media Day is also the perfect way to get your brand in front of hundreds of industry professionals. To learn about sponsorships, including in-kind and monetary, please view our 2014 Media Day sponsorship packet

If you have questions about Media Day, please contact Ashley Moran and Stephanie Vermillion.

Once you've registered, you can enter the Media Day raffle for a $200 Visa gift card by tweeting that you registered using hashtag #PRSAMediaDay, and tagging @CincinnatiPRSA with the link bit.ly/PRSAMediaDay (case sensitive) to enter. Winners will be announced during lunch at the event. 

Thank you to our 2014 Media Day sponsors:

-       Scripps – Platinum Sponsor

-       Vigilant Technology Solutions – Technology Sponsor

-       UCommunicate -- Panel Sponsor

-       United Way of Greater Cincinnati – Supporting Sponsor

-       US Digital -- Supporting Sponsor

-       Hubbard Interactive – Supporting Sponsor

-       Wordsworth Communications – Happy Hour Sponsor

-       Copperfox Marketing – Gold Sponsor

-       Mercy Health -- Sponsor

-       Brandflick – Sponsor

-       Mark Bowen – Photography Sponsor

-       Michael Kochersperger, MJK Design – Design Sponsor

-       Multi Craft – Printing Sponsor

-      Brezel -- Speaker Gift Sponsor