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Gorkana meets...Last Word

Gary Corcoran, editorial director at Last Word which publishes financial titles International Adviser, Portfolio Adviser, Expert Investor and Fund Selector Asia, on the publisher's recent rebrand, its push into video content and how PRs can help amplify its coverage.

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Gorkana meets...Alphr

David Court, editor of Dennis Publishing's new tech title, Alphr, on how tech isn't just for IT managers, why he thinks in-car tech is so exciting, and how PRs should "walk-the-walk" and find creative ways to pitch in.

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Gorkana meets...Mail on Sunday

Joanne Hart, investments editor at the Mail on Sunday, on writing about stocks and shares for the paper's 'Middle England' readership, how enthusiasm goes a long way when pitching into her Midas column and wanting to cover businesses with growth potential.

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Gorkana meets...The Sunday Times

Human interest stories and accessible language are key to making The Sunday Times' Money section as successful as it is, according to Becky Barrow, Money editor, The Sunday Times. You would expect a publication with a circulation of 766,201 in print to have an impact but the Money section's credibility is reinforced by recent award wins, including the 2015 Santander UK Financial Media, Financial Title of the Year, which it was given in November, writes Sam Willis.

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Gorkana meets...PharmaTimes

Hugh Gosling, the recently-appointed editor of PharmaTimes, on how he's enjoyed his 'return' to print, how reader feedback keeps the magazine moving forward and how it would be impossible to produce the title without the help of PRs.

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Gorkana meets...Finimize

Scott Tindle, co-founder of 'bite-sized' news service Finimize, on demystifying financial 'jargon' for millennials, publishing the two most important pieces of global business news daily and wanting more personal finance content.

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Gorkana meets...Business Insider UK

“We get excited about business, tech and politics. That really translates through BI’s coverage.” ‘Quirky’ news stories, having a self-starting editorial team and third-party content were just three of the topics covered by Business Insider’s James Cook, technology editor, and Lianna Brinded, finance editor, in an exclusive media briefing with Gorkana yesterday (Tuesday).

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Gorkana meets...Daily Mail city editor Alex Brummer

The ‘Uber of banking’, financial journalism’s leap into the mainstream and how consumer companies “can’t do without” the Daily Mail, were just three of the many topics covered by the paper’s city editor Alex Brummer in an exclusive media briefing with Gorkana this week (Thursday).

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Gorkana meets...CityMetric

Jonn Elledge, editor of the New Statesman's 'urbanism' site CityMetric, on how the title "fittingly" celebrated its first anniversary in July this year, his readers' love of maps and how product-led op-eds won't make it onto the site.

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Gorkana meets...Press Association

Accurate, fast, impartial and balanced. Four of the key principles underpinning the Press Association's news output have not changed, even if the pace it works at has, Pete Clifton, the Press Association's editor in chief, told the audience at Gorkana's exclusive media briefing event on 10 November (Tuesday), writes Josh Gray.

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