This panel discussion promotes positive narratives of black men in the media and beyond to the community. We will discuss the importance of crafting a story to enhance the perspective to combat the stereotypical image that is often shown in media. Attendees can expect to hear from variety of professional journalists and business owners in the community that are on the front lines of the multimedia industry.
Bring your business cards to network and exchange. Photo opportunities are available.
Light refreshments will be served.
Agenda 10-10:30 Registration, snacks and networking 10:30-11:30 Panel with prepared and audience questions 11:30-12 pm Announcements, photos, and networking
The Triad Association of Black Journalists (TABJ) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides networking and professional development opportunities for African American journalists, encourages students of color to pursue media-related careers, and creates a dialogue with the Triad community to make sure our stories are being told well.
TABJ, founded in 2010, is an affiliate chapter of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) that represents the interests of black journalists and media-related professionals in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina.