Media Trends in 2022

Event Details

Date Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022
Time 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Today's media is more diverse than ever. New technologies introduced in the last twenty years have dramatically altered the way we interact with media. The ongoing global pandemic has accelerated trends that were already in place before the turn of the decade. To make sense of these changes and predict some future trends, we turn to a panel of veteran media members.

Join the Publicity Club of Chicago on Wednesday, February 2 at 12:00 PM for Media Trends in 2022. This webinar will feature Axios' Monica Eng, Politico's Shia Kapos, and Chicago Public Square's Charlie Meyerson

This webinar is complimentary for PCC Members and $10 for non-members. Interested in joining? Membership starts at $100 and includes complimentary webinars and other member discounts for a full year after you sign-up for membership. Keep scrolling to learn more about our webinar speakers.

Speaker Bios

Monica Eng is a reporter for Axios, where she writes the daily Axios Chicago newsletter with Justin Kauffman. Prior to joining Axios in August 2021, Monica was WBEZ’s Curious City reporter. She also reported on food, health, cultural and environmental issues at the station.

Monica joined WBEZ in 2013 after spending 16 years editing and reporting on food, culture and health at the Chicago Tribune. Before that she wrote and edited at the Daily Southtown and Chicago Sun-Times. Monica has won multiple writing awards and been nominated for the James Beard Award five times.

Monica is a fourth generation Chicagoan whose children are fourth generation Chicago Public School graduates.

Charlie Meyerson is founder and publisher of the free daily email news briefing (“Chicago’s new front page”) and founding head of news at startup Rivet360. He’s devoted a career in Chicago to connecting great journalism with growing audiences—on-air (at WXRT, WNUA, WGN, FM News Chicago and WBEZ radio), online and in print (at the Chicago Tribune). He’s the winner of a national 2016 Edward R. Murrow Award for online audio investigative reporting and a 2018 Chicago Headline Club award for Best Radio Newscast — the latest of dozens of awards for his work. And he’s served as adjunct professor of journalism at Roosevelt and Northwestern Universities and Columbia College Chicago. With his Rivet colleagues, he shares a U.S. patent for delivering a “contextually relevant media content stream based on listener preference.”

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