Lecturer Kelly Taylor was part of a panel discussion March 18 titled “What is a Journalist in the Digital Age,” sponsored by The Press Club of Toledo at the Toledo Lucas County Public Library.
The panel discussion was part of a series of Pressing Issues forums designed to discuss issues of relevance to regional media and public relations practictioners.
The panelists discussed wide-ranging topics related to how the digital world today provides anyone the opportunity to be a publisher and how social media is rapidly changing the information landscape.
The other panelists were Anthony Knopps, news director at Toledo News Now/WTOL/Fox; Kate Fineske, assistant executive director of Mom-mentum; and Mark Jacobs, co-publisher and CFO at Adams Street Publishing. Marlene Harris-Taylor of The Blade moderated the discussion.