AIR's 2019 Bitchin' Pitchin Panel

Block B: Friday (2pm-3:15pm) / Saturday (11am-12:15pm)

Block B: Friday (2pm-3:15pm) / Saturday (11am-12:15pm)

A bonafide Third Coast tradition, this session - hosted by AIR (Association of Independents in Radio) - pulls back the curtain on one of the most difficult and important skills every producer has to tackle: how to pitch.

Hosted by Leila Day ( The Stoop, Pineapple Street Media), this year's Bitchin’ Pitchin’ panel features the following editors: Jen Chien ( Reveal ), Erika Clark (Spotify), Kristina Loring (Dipsea), Catherine Saint Louis (Neon Hum Media), Maiken Scott ( The Pulse ) and Robert Smith ( Planet Money ).


Leila Day

Leila Day (@leiladayleila) is a producer and co-host of The Stoop Podcast and a producer at Pineapple Street Media. At the 2019 Third Coast Conference, Leila will be facilitating AIR’s Pitch Panel—a hands-on peek behind the curtain at one of the most important skills a producer can learn: how to pitch.