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Business Journalism and Fake News – What You Need to Know

January 18, 2018
4:15 PM to 5:30 PM
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Maggiano's Little Italy
10367 Midtown Parkway
Jacksonville, FL 32246

Join Andy Corty, president and publisher of Florida Trend Magazine and a Trustee with the Poynter Institute, and the North Florida Chapter of PRSA on Jan. 18, 2018, as he discusses trends in business journalism and the challenges of fake news. 


Andy is president and publisher of Florida Trend, the statewide magazine that is widely read by business executives, government officials, and civic trend-setters.  As publisher, Andy is responsible for Trend's monthly content, for the company's annual specialty titles, for all business operations, and for Trend's widening array of digital offerings. 


Andy previously worked for The Washington Post and served as vice chairman of Congressional Quarterly in Washington, D.C. In addition to leading Florida Trend, Andy sits on the board for Times Publishing.  He serves as a trustee of The Poynter Institute, the not-for-profit school that owns the Times.


Andy received his bachelor's degree from Harvard College and his M.B.A. from Stanford Graduate School of Business.  A graduate of Leadership St. Petersburg and Leadership Florida, he serves on the board of trustees and executive committee of the Salvador Dali Museum and on the board of Enterprise Florida.  

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