Posts in "The Washington Post" category

Adam Popescu

Adam Popescue - Smashd, PLayboy, TechCrunch, Daily Dot, Fast Company, The Verge | Best Pitch I Ever Got

In one of our most in-depth interviews, prolific writer Adam Popescu talks about the media business, how tech might be too big a beat for any writer, and how the topic of power continues to fascinate him and inspire his writing.

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Menachem Wecker

Menachem Wecker - Washington Post, The Smithsonian | Best Pitch I Ever Got

Menachem Wecker covers a wide range of topics including art, education and religion for publications such as Washington Post and Smithsonian Magazine. If you plan on pitching him, don’t waste his time with a blanket release. He appreciates succinct, simple ideas that get the critical details across. In our interview, he shares a copy of a pitch that worked, and some advice for reaching out.

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Christopher Elliott

Christopher Elliott - Huffington Post, Washington Post | Best Pitch I Ever Got

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.

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