Category Archives: Media

Author Q&A: Founder and CEO of SCOTTeVEST Shares His Small Business Success Story In Debut Book

“You’re so full of crap,” said Mark Cuban to the equally brash Scott Jordan, CEO of SCOTTeVEST, on ABC-TV’s Shark Tank. What Scott Jordan is really full of is passion, energy, ideas, and pockets – all of which are topics in his … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: John Duff, Senior VP and Publisher, Perigee Books

The following interview with John Duff appeared in the the latest edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To view our fall newsletter or to subscribe for future editions, click here.   John started his career in the book business in the basement … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Terry Gross

The following interview with Terry Gross appeared in the premier edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter, and was reprinted with permission by Tami Keaveny for C-VILLE Weekly. To view our summer newsletter or to subscribe for future editions, click here.   … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Rachel Fershleiser from Tumblr

The following interview with Rachel Fershleiser appeared in the premier edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To view our summer newsletter or to subscribe for future editions, click here.   MC:  What book are you reading right now? RF:  “Love Me … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Leigh Newman From Oprah.com

The following interview with Leigh Newman appeared in the premier edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To view our summer newsletter or to subscribe for future editions, click here.   MEDIA CONNECT:  What book are you reading right now? Leigh Newman: … Continue reading

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MEDIA CONNECT Interviews Maggie Linton

The following interview with Maggie Linton appeared in the premier edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To view our summer newsletter or to subscribe for future editions, click here.   MEDIA CONNECT:  What book are you reading right now? Maggie Linton:  … Continue reading

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The Power of Radio

By Nicole Martineau, Publicist   One of our specialties here at MEDIA CONNECT is the Morning Drive Radio Tour, a popular service where we arrange back-to-back interviews with radio stations across America in a single morning. Whether you are a … Continue reading

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“Laffing” It Off At The View With Comedian George Wallace

  photo by Anna Patrick By Brian Feinblum, Senior Vice President and Marketing Officer   Recently I had a chance to see The View, now in its 17th season of sticking women together from different backgrounds to dish on topics, personalities, or … Continue reading

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From the Archives: Malcolm Gladwell, Ambassadors and the Power of Small Groups

photo credit By David Hahn, Managing Director   Like many people I’m a big fan of Malcolm Gladwell.  The Tipping Point is such a great book, not only for marketers but also helps you identify where you are on the … Continue reading

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27 Tips to Help You Pitch the Media

photo credit By Brian Feinblum, Senior Vice President and Marketing Officer Sometimes we get into a slump when it comes to pitching, or maybe we just hit a bad streak with the media. Perhaps you feel overloaded. Maybe our busy … Continue reading

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