Kevin Benz interview

Kevin Benz, Concordia University Speaker series

The way we consume news and information has undergone revolutionary change — disrupting both the news media and those organizations and businesses using it for promotion or defense in crisis.

Kevin is an engaging speaker, presenting to diverse groups from CEO gatherings to governmental associations to public relations professionals and professional journalism organizations. He delivers a dynamic, entertaining, interactive discussion teaching attendees how the news media work and how to leverage the new news media landscape.

Considered a trailblazer in journalism and new media, Kevin launched i-Media Strategies, News 8 Austin (now TWC News) and CultureMap Austin. He knows the news media and pulls back the curtain, discussing how and why news professionals make specific coverage decisions and how businesses and organizations can take advantage.

Kevin will create a presentation matching your group’s needs and interests. Popular topics include:

  • The News Media revolution and how you can benefit
  • Be a Reporter’s best friend: How to earn “earned media”
  • Surviving Crisis: Using the right people at the right time
  • What is your expertise? Marketing beyond product

Contact Kevin for availability