By creating events built around its stories, the San Francisco Chronicle cements the connection it has to its readers. After a recent revamp of the Lifestyle section, the team hosted dinners and discussions to accompany its annual restaurant guide. The events opened up opportunities for participants to share ideas and trends in the food community—and influence the information they read every day.
In Kitty’s position, it’s tough to have a typical day—but it’s always easy to have an engaging one. Kitty’s main responsibility is to support the reporters who spend their time at exciting events. Her sporadic hours often include editing blogs and new copy as well as keeping up with how her team’s stories are trending online.