Deadliner Express — August 8, 2012



Deadliner Express — August 8, 2012

Up on the Rooftop at The Deadline Club’s Annual Midsummer Mixer (August 14)

Mingle with fellow journalists at The Deadline Club’s free summer networking mixer on Tuesday, August 14 from 6pm – 8 pm—rain or shine—at the Roosevelt Hotel’s trendy mad46 rooftop bar with indoor and outdoor lounges. Enjoy the beautiful view, delicious complimentary hors d’oeuvres and refreshing drinks (cash bar). Entrance on 46th St. at Madison Ave. Mention “Deadline Club” and find us at the terrace’s SW corner. Although the event is free, space is limited. Please RSVP here before 4 p.m. on August 14 to reserve your spot.

What: The Deadline Club’s Midsummer Mixer
When:  From 6pm to 8pm on Tuesday, August 14
Where:  mad46, the Roosevelt Hotel Rooftop Bar. Entrance on 46th Street and Madison Avenue.

Hurry! Early-bird Rates Expire Next Month for the SPJ National Convention in Ft. Lauderdale

Reserve your spot for SPJ’s Excellence in Journalism 2012 national convention and conference in sunny Fort Lauderdale, Fla. from September 20 to 22. Dozens of programs will be offered this year. It is an excellent opportunity for networking, learning and relaxing with your peers from around the country. SPJ members attend the event at a reduced rate.

Early-bird registration expires on August 28. Until then member and non-member prices are as follows:

Member: $195
Non-Member: $395
Student Member: $145
Student Non-Member: $245

Benefits of Deadline Club Membership

The Deadline Club is the New York City Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. The club typically hosts one or two events a month, including intensive workshops on topics ranging from freedom of information laws to social media, insightful panels, newsroom tours and media mixers. It’s a great way to make new professional contacts. Members have many opportunities to socialize with their peers working in print, broadcast and digital media in New York City. Although the Annual Awards Dinner is open to all, members may attend on discounted tickets. Deadline Club members also enjoy wining and dining privileges at the historic Salmagundi Club, our home base on Fifth Avenue in the Village. (See

Membership in The Deadline Club is not automatic for SPJ members. Not yet a member? Apply at Once you complete your application for national membership in the Society of Professional Journalists, click “local chapter dues” and enter $30 for the New York Deadline Club. That’s right, local dues are a mere $30! What are you waiting for? Join online today.

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