Here is a list of media contacts that have published stories and articles on Maplewood in the St. Louis Region.
The City of Maplewood's Community Development Director, Rachelle L'Ecuyer
, will assist you with public relations and in determining which media outlet is the best fit for your business and help you find the best contact at that publication.
The Community Development Director sends regular press releases to area press contacts regarding events and happenings and can work with you to get your information to the press. The City of Maplewood also has a two social media pages with a focus on the positive and interesting aspects of the Maplewood business community. Our weekly viewership has reached over 10,000 on facebook
and we have over 2,800 followers on twitter
Local Print and Online Publications
Maplewood is covered by these local print and online publications:
Regional Print and Online Publications
Regional print and online publications cover Maplewood for specialty articles including dining, shopping and entertainment:
Business growth and development are covered by:
Television News covers big events that appeal to a regional viewership. It is always worth a try to inform these media outlets about your event or accomplishment:
Also, Great Day St. Louis
and Show Me St. Louis
are daily shows focusing on events and trends in the area.
Brush-up on Writing that Press Release
You may wish to brush-up on your press release writing skills before sending out a press release (see below section on writing a press release courtesy of Diane Blaskiewicz
Target the Right Outlets
Also, before you start sending out information make sure you are targeting media outlets that are suitable for your business.
Keep it Simple!
One final tip: Keep It Simple! Send information that is about the who, what, when, where and make it easy to "cut and paste".