Silicon Valley Code Camp : October 5th and 6th 2013
Spark Media Solutions
David Spark is a veteran tech journalist, owner of the B2B tech content marketing firm Spark Media Solutions, and author of “Three Feet from Seven Figures: One-on-One Engagement Techniques to Get More Leads at Trade Shows.” Spark blogs at SparkMinute.com and on Forbes. For weekly tech and media news, subscribe to his weekly podcast, Tear Down Show, and for content marketing tips, subscribe to the Spark Media Solutions YouTube channel.
Becoming a content creator can be one of the most difficult and rewarding things you can do for your career. This presentation is a summary of some of the best media production tips and tricks I've learned from interviewing journalists and producers for my podcast series, "Hacking Media Production." In the presentation, you'll learn industry secrets to pitching yourself as a speaker at a conference, developing popular research reports that get picked up by the Wall Street Journal, how to report on industry trends faster than your competition, how to build an audience around content, and lots more.