You just released a major investigation – Yay, it’s done! Oh sh*t. Now what?

  • Event: 2019 IRE Conference
  • Speakers: Emily Le Coz of GateHouse Media; Noah Pransky of independent journalist; Anne Galloway of VTDigger.org; Andrew Finlayson of SmithGeiger
  • Date/Time: Saturday, Jun. 15 at 9:00am
  • Location: Texas F
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

Four experts give you strategies for identifying follow-ups and using social media to keep your story alive and create the biggest impact.

Speaker Bios

  • Andrew Finlayson is the EVP of Digital and Social Media Strategies at SmithGeiger, an international research and consulting company.  He was a Knight Fellow at Stanford University and before that was a news director in Chicago, San Francisco and Nashville.  He is the author of "Questions That Work".  @questionswork 

  • Anne Galloway is the founder and editor of VTDigger in Montpelier, Vermont. In 2017, she was a finalist for the Ancil Payne Award for Ethics, the Al Neuharth Innovation in Investigative Journalism Award and the Investigative Reporters and Editors FOIA Award for her investigation into allegations of foreign investor fraud at Jay Peak Resort.

  • Emily Le Coz is the managing editor of GateHouse Media's National Data and Investigations Team, based in Sarasota, Florida. Previously, she served as deputy investigations editor for the Sarasota Herald-Tribune, where she collaborated on the nationally award winning "Bias on the Bench" investigation. Before that, she was an investigative reporter at the Clarion Ledger in Jackson, Mississippi, where she also helped cover the legislature and was a stringer for Reuters.

  • Noah Pransky is an investigative reporter who collected national Cronkite, Polk, duPont, and Murrow awards for his watchdog work while at WTSP in Tampa Bay.  He recently brought his out-of-the-box government, consumer, and sports business watchdogging to New York City, a return to the region where Pransky began his career as a sports anchor/reporter.
    Twitter/FB/IG:  @NoahPransky

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