In partnership with USC Annenberg’s School of Journalism, Center on Communication Leadership & Policy senior fellow and USC Annenberg executive in residence David Westphal convenes a meeting of top producers* of Web-based community news and information to discuss best practices, building audiences, and serving the information needs of local communities. The program also includes presentations by Jarl Mohn, media investor, philanthropist and USC Annenberg board chairman and Jonathan Weber, founder and editor of NewWest.net. This program is part of Dean Ernest J. Wilson III’s Entrepreneurship and Economic Literacy Initiative.
* VideoPart 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4
* Additional presenters include:
Barry Parr http://coastsider.comJulia Scott www.BargainBabe.comPeter Sklar www.edhat.com Peter Krasilovsky http://localonliner.com/ Louis Freedburg californiawatch.orgTara Leonard www.santacruzwire.comMaria Gaura http://santacruzwire.com/Eddie North-Hager http://www.leimertparkbeat.comScott Flodin http://totalcapitol.com/Jacob Bayless http://EmpireReport.orgSusan Mernit http://oaklandlandlocal.comChris Jennewein http://www.sdnn.comEric Richardson http://blogdowntown.comAmra Tareen www.allvoices.comBen Ilfeld www.sacpress.comAnh Do http://la.spot.us/