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How to Pitch MPT

Media releases/pitches are accepted by email. Provide material in the body of email—NO attachments, please.

Media releases/pitches for MPT locally produced programs

Public Square (weeknight programs Direct Connection, Your Money & Business, State Circle)
• Mark Keefer, executive producer, directconnection@mpt.org

Maryland Farm & Harvest (weekly series)
• Sarah Sampson, producer, ssampson@mpt.org
• Mike English, executive producer, menglish@mpt.org

Outdoors Maryland (weekly series)
• Mike English, executive producer, menglish@mpt.org

Chesapeake Collectibles (weekly series)
• Susanne Stahley, producer, sstahley@mpt.org
• All 13 episodes of this program are filmed in one weekend, so there are no opportunities to promote other venues' events during the year. Brief information about unusual and interesting collections that may lend themselves to a short feature segment will be considered.

Artworks (weekly series)
• Sorry, this program does not produce an arts calendar and is not currently accepting releases or pitches.

Other publicity/partnership opportunities

Media sponsorships & partnerships
• Randy Farmer-O'Connor, managing director, Corporate Support, roconnor@mpt.org
• Please provide a reasonable amount of lead time.

Program sponsorships/underwriting/advertising in MPT's monthly Program Guide
• Randy Farmer-O'Connor, managing director, Corporate Support, roconnor@mpt.org

Special events sponsorships
• Kristen Penczek, managing director, Special Events & Community Engagement, kpenczek@mpt.org
• Have your organization's name linked to one or more MPT-hosted public events such as screenings, galas, receptions, family-focused events, etc.

On-air pledge
• Jasmine Byrd, contributor relations representative and volunteer coordinator, jbyrd@mpt.org
• Offer your group to staff phones for an on-air pledge program, including on-camera interview with your spokesperson (group size 12-15).

PSAs or calendar of events
• Sorry, MPT does not accept PSAs and does not publish an events calendar at this time.

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