Civil Air Patrol Public Affairs Academy Aug. 5, 2008. Managing Your Media Relations. Maj. Paul S. Cianciolo Director of Public Affairs National Capital Wing. Overview. What is News? What is Media Relations? What is the Media Market? What is the Media Team?
Public Affairs Academy
Aug. 5, 2008
Maj. Paul S. Cianciolo
Director of Public Affairs
National Capital Wing
What is an example of a CAP-related story idea for each?
210 TV Designated Market Areas in U.S. counties
Understand “maximum disclosure with minimum delay” (DoD Policy)
Consider a “worst” case scenario: a CAP aircraft accident involving loss of life
“Never argue with someone who buys ink by the gallon and paper by the ton.”