Local Newscasts: Adapt or Die?

Presented at ONA16
September 17, 2016
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If you’re a local TV news broadcaster, chances are you’re busy honing your approach to web video. Help is on the way. Hear strategies and outcomes from a top local broadcast outlet, a legacy newspaper company that’s adopted a digital-first strategy and a digital-only streaming news service embracing local news.


Speakers

Emily Dresslar
Director of Strategic Partnerships, Calkins Digital
Adriano Farano
CEO & Founder, Watchup, Inc.
Katie Larson
Director, Media Strategy, Frank N. Magid Associates
Andrew Pergam
Head of Video and Washington Operations, McClatchy
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