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OFFICERS

President
Steve Scott
WCBS Newsradio 880
1st Vice President
Jane TIllman Irving
WCBS Newsradio 880
2nd Vice President
Joe Connolly
WCBS Newsradio 880
Treasurer
Stephani Shelton
stephanishelton.com
Secretary
Elizabeth Semrai
HarperCollins
Corresponding Secretary
Beth Karas
KarasOnCrime.com

GOVERNORS

Winnie Hu
The New York Times
Rich Lamb
WCBS Newsradio 880
Mitch Lebe
24/7 News Source
Phil O'Brien
Con Edison, Inc.
Gabe Pressman
WNBC
Sonia Rincon
1010 WINS
Glenn Schuck
1010 WINS
Debra Toppeta
WomanAroundTown.com

TRUSTEES

Mark Lieberman
Past President
Jerry Schmetterer
Past President
Larry Seary
Past President
Deborah Wetzel
Past President
Consulting Director
Peter O.E. Bekker
Public Relations
Debra J. Caruso
Photographer
Staton Rabin
Counsel
Farrell Farrell Burke
Clergy
Fr. Matthew F. Malone, S.J.
Rabbi Joseph Potasnik

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A splendid night at the Water Club as tribute to the great journalism produced by the New York area press corps. Congratulations to all!
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Save the Date: October 29th - J-Conference
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Our annual Conference on Journalism returns to NYU's fabulous Kimmel Center for its 24th annual outing on Saturday, October 29th. The J-Conference is New York's most affordable, accessible and informative gathering of journalists, journalism students, academics, and those in the know.

An indispensable opportunity to spend half-a-day learning and socializing with mentors, colleagues and friends. Details, soon.
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A working group is focused on results in 2020 — which means the paper must transform itself right now. (Politico)

It’S one of magazine JOURNALISM’S most pressing questions: How can publications that have long captivated print consumers earn the trust of wary online readers? (CJR)

A veteran crime reporter at KOLD in Tucson and his wife, who is a former reporter at KGUN, are both facing serious criminal charges. (TVSpy)

TV salaries: Biggest gain in years. Radio salaries: Finally a good year. (RTDNA)

Cunningham didn’t just prefer to stay in the background, he believed that as a journalist it was the only way that he could do his job. (Washington Post)

If Twitter’s value is telling you what’s happening 10 to 15 minutes before everyone else, why isn’t the feature that does that best at the front and center of the app? (BuzzFeed)

Not all publishers are created equally, especially by digital media’s new platform overlords. (DigiDay)

‘I’m not there to make friends’ (Poynter)

You can tell us why you never do, too! (FiveThirtyEight)

CNN has hired Donald Trump’s virulently anti-journalist ex-campaign manager for a rumored $500,000. But what can he reveal beyond loyalist talking points? (The Daily Beast)

How to Improve Your Skills in Accountability Journalism. (API)

“Medium’s team did everything.” (NiemanLab)

Wednesday’s dramatic protest on the House floor over gun control was a powerful reminder of how dramatically the cable network’s role as the official chronicler of Congress has changed since its early years. (Politico)

Politico reported the deal would make Lewandowski exclusive to CNN, presumably giving the network an instant expert in all things Trump to lure viewers to its political coverage. (Variety)

Her campaign released this morning a list of supporters with A-list industry names including Netflix’s Reed Hastings, The Chernin Group’s Peter Chernin, Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg, IAC’s Barry Diller, BET chief Debra Lee, and Alphabet’s Eric Schmidt — as well as legendary investor Warren Buffett. (Deadline Hollywood)


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Chip Barnett
Chip Barnett
Senior Market Reporter for The Bond Buyer.


Currently Senior Market Reporter for The Bond Buyer with nearly 40 years of print and Web journalism under his belt. More in Meet a Member.

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Brigitte Quinn
1010 WINS news anchor



New novel, ANCHORED, tells the story of Barbara King whose dream is to become the next Barbara Walters. More in Member News.

The Constant Columnist

Vicky Llerena
Why Latinos Can't Dump Trump.


Says Vicky, "Let’s set the record straight: Trump is by no means a threat to the Latino community." More in The Constant Columnist.

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