David Moye is truly one-of-a-kind, as you’ll see in our interview. Aptly referred to as the Czar of Bizarre, David has been writing about “weird” news for 20 years, most recently for the Huffington Post. Before that he was reading palms as a professional psychic and dabbling in PR. If you have a client with some truly weird news, be sure to read this interview for some of David’s specific best pitch advice.
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Jeana Lee Tahnk, a.k.a the Top Tech Mom, is a technology aficionado whose eyes are always on the latest gear, gadgets and apps that impact kids and family life. After a stint in tech PR she made her way into journalism, and now regularly contributes product roundups and features for outlets like The Huffington Post, Mashable, Cool Mom Tech, Parenting and Top Tech Mom. When pitching Jeana, keep it concise and get to the point fast.
Jarrett Hill is a reporter on ABC’s The Now Tampa Bay where he often covers apps and tech, a Huffington Post contributor known for his cultural thought pieces, and even produces and hosts his own podcast, Back2Reality. If we had to pick one word to describe Jarrett it would be “entertainer.” Though he holds many titles, including the lesser known cheesecake connoisseur, we find that no matter which hat he is wearing that day, Jarrett always seeks to entertain his audience. In our interview, he shares the story of how he knew he was meant for a career in broadcast as well as some really helpful tips on how to pitch him.
If you ask us, Christopher has a dream job. He’s not only found his calling, but made travel and consumer advocacy his life’s work. Like so many other journalists we meet, his career almost took a very different turn, but in the end Christopher always knew what he was truly meant to be doing. As a writer for major publications like USA Today and Huffington Post (among other top-tier outlets) it takes a little more to impress him with a story. Here, he shares his insight on the best pitch he ever got.