Beck Bamberger's Interviews
Hannah Murphy, Financial Times
This week on Coffee with a Journalist we’re joined by Hannah Murphy. Hannah is a tech reporter at Financial Times who covers social media companies including Facebook, Twitter, and TikTok. She also helps cover crypto and digital assets, as well as emerging themes, such as the 'metaverse'. During the episode, Hannah tal
Bailey Schulz, USA Today
Our guest today on Coffee with a Journalist is Bailey Schulz. Bailey is a consumer news and money reporter for USA Today. She covers stories about travel, tech, and money specifically for consumers. During the episode, Bailey sheds light on the importance of keywords in pitches, why embargoes result in better quality s
Kenrick Cai, Forbes
Today on the podcast we’re joined by Kenrick Cai. Kenrick is a senior reporter for technology at Forbes covering venture capital and startups. During the episode, Kenrick talks about reviewing pitch subject lines, the importance of having clarity in pitches, the types of stories that pique his interest, and more.
Mia Sato, The Verge
Today on Coffee with a Journalist we’re joined by Mia Sato from The Verge. Mia is a reporter at The Verge covering digital platforms and the people who use them. During the episode, Mia talks about deceptive subject lines, pitches she receives from The Verge tip line, a recent scoop about Etsy sellers, and more.
Max Ufberg, Fast Company
Our guest today on Coffee with a Journalist is Max Ufberg from Fast Company. Max is a senior staff editor at Fast Company covering and managing the tech team. During the episode, Max gives us the scoop on his pitching preferences, why it’s better to talk with a reporter or editor before you pitch them, what constitutes
Ben Bergman, Insider
Today’s guest on Coffee with a Journalist is Ben Bergman from Insider. Ben is a senior correspondent at Insider covering venture capital and startups. During the episode, Ben talks about why he’s working with familiar sources, the correlation between subject lines and headlines, advice for tying your pitch to recent st