Coffee with a Journalist

Updated: 27 Feb 2024 • 141 episodes
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"Coffee with a Journalist" features candid conversations with top tier journalists. Each week OnePitch Co-Founder, Beck Bamberger, speaks 1:1 with editors, reporters, and journalists to uncover their publicist pet peeves, favorite books, outlook on the future of journalism, and more. Sometimes, we even drink coffee.

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In this episode, we sit down with Conz Preti, the senior editor for Freelancers at Business Insider. Conz covers a wide range of topics, including parenting, health, college life, and sex and relationships. Throughout the episode, she provides valuable insights for publicists and freelancers looking to pitch stories to

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20 Feb 2024 • EN

Lucy Morgan, Glamour

In this episode of Coffee with a Journalist, host Beck Bamberger sits down with Lucy Morgan, purpose editor and deputy website editor at Glamour. During the discussion, Lucy shares the inside scoop on her role, her hectic inbox filled with exciting and sensitive pitches, and her dedication to meaningful, women's empowe

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13 Feb 2024 • EN

Thomas Germain, Gizmodo

In this episode of Coffee with a Journalist, host Beck Bamberger gets into the nitty-gritty of the journalist-publicist relationship with senior technology reporter, Thomas Germain from Gizmodo. Thomas shares insights into the kind of pitches and emails he prefers, his pet peeves about pitches, his love for direct and

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In this episode of Coffee with a Journalist, our host Beck Bamberger chats with Melissa Daniels, the senior reporter at Modern Retail. Melissa shares insights on her process for handling the hundreds of pitches she receives daily and offers tips for effective pitching. She discusses her passion for covering retail, e-c

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30 Jan 2024 • EN

Sam Blum, Inc. Magazine

In this episode of Coffee with a Journalist, we sit down with Sam Blum, a senior writer at Inc. Magazine. During the interview, Sam shares insights into his inbox management, building relationships with publicists, and what makes a compelling pitch. He also gives us a peek into his preferences on communication, news co

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23 Jan 2024 • EN

Anna Tingley, Variety

Welcome to another exciting episode of Coffee with a Journalist! Today, our host, Beck Bamberger, sit down with Anna Tingley, editor at Variety. In this episode, Anna shares insights into her role at Variety, her approach to covering e-commerce, and her preferences for receiving pitches. From her favorite types of pitc

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