Elton Jones is a freelance writer who most frequently covers video games and entertainment for the online publication, Heavy. He’s most interested in exclusives but you might also be able to catch his eye with a slick screenshot gallery or tips guide for popular video and mobile games.
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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.
As a feature and tech reporter for ABC7 Eyewitness News in Los Angeles, correspondent for On The Red Carpet, and meteorologist for LA56-KDOC/ ABC7 News, Jonathan Novack is known for his unique, signature style. In our interview he talks about being creative in your pitches, considering your angle and staying flexible.
We promise you’ll like this interview. You’ll laugh, you’ll learn, you’ll dig the GIFs.
Lance Ulanoff is the Chief Correspondent and Editor-at-Large of Mashable, as well as a fixture in the consumer tech world, often making special network appearances at places like The Today Show and CNBC. If you follow him on Instagram or watch his Vines, you know he shares a passion for tech, entertainment and animation with his thousands of followers. His insight as editorial leader for one of the biggest online news sites is invaluable and here he shares his thoughts on what makes a good pitch.
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.
Zach is a Newsweek writer and chances are you’ve come across his cultural stories (and if you’re a PR person, then someone has probably sent you his article ‘I Read and Replied to Every Single PR Email I Received for a Week‘). He has a distinct voice and tells us that the best pitches he receives are those that speak to him personally. So if you want to pitch Zach, get to know him first. Lucky for you, he shares more about himself in our interview.