Janet hails from Charlotte, North Carolina, and received her Bachelor’s degree from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She made the move to Indiana for Dittoe PR’s internship and has embraced her new Hoosier home as she has grown with the company. Today, Janet excels in drafting content for clients and securing coverage in industry trade publications. Her favorite clients range from local events like Indy Scream Park to national CPG brands like Vita Coco. She is co-internship coordinator with Natalie, helping to shape the next generation of PR pros.
Profound tragedy is unfortunately a recurring part of our lives. When we have news to share, it can be a tricky question of what and when you should pitch. As humans, we want to be respectful. As PR professionals, we want to be sensitive to conditions and advise our clients and teams on the best course of action. See some tips on navigating public relations in times of national tragedy.
If there’s news to share, a press release is always the answer, right? It may be, but you’ll need to deploy more tools than just a release if you want national news coverage. Consider these questions in our latest blog.
Did you know? Public relations dates back to the late 1800s and touches nearly every industry around the globe. It’s much more than drafting press releases these days, though, and present-day PR agencies can help with branding, social media and event planning. Read on to learn more.