Chris Wailes rebuffs the death of traditional media

Pierpont’s Vice President of National Media Relations, Chris Wailes, began his guest lecture at the University of Texas at Austin with the help of Mark Twain: The death of traditional media, he quipped, has been “greatly exaggerated.”

Reflecting on his 26 years of media relations experience, Chris spoke to students in Dave Junker’s public relations techniques class on the relevance of traditional media and how to work productively with old media in the new media age. Read more about how Chris utilizes personal interactions to achieve media relations success. 


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