Meet the US Media - Short lead Power Pitching Case Study

28th September, 2023

Event in Numbers | 1 hour 15 mins | | 17 top tier media | 1 brand partner

On the 28th of September, we hosted an amazing Meet the US Media - Short Lead Power Pitching event presenting an exceptional opportunity for brands and retailers to meet with 17 US journalists seeking fresh inspiration for their upcoming gift guides and editorial features.

Brilliant Brands

The virtual event saw prominent brands and retailers including Sarah Haran, Seasalt Cornwall, Wonderbly, Dualit, Trunki, Big Potato Games, Lily & Roo, Boppi showcase their latest collections over 6 minutes, offering our esteemed journalist friends an exclusive sneak peek at their best-selling products and trendsetting gift options for this special occasion. 

Amazing Media 

At this event, brands and retailers connected with top-tier US media representatives, fostering valuable relationships and connections with high-calibre contacts. The carefully curated list of journalists included editors and content writers from leading national and consumer titles from the likes of New York Times, Cosmopolitan US, Shop TODAY, Futurism US, and the New York Magazine. 

Fantastic Feedback 

The feedback from the participating journalists highlighted the exceptional quality and relevance of the products showcased, reinforcing the event's position as an essential platform for connecting brands with influential media contacts.

“Loved the fast pace of it, no awkward lag time.” Amanda Champagne-Meadows / InTouch, Life & Style Weekly

“All the brands CIJ brings to the table are top-notch and do a terrific job presenting their story and their products in such a limited amount of time. CIJ runs a tightly paced event that's also a lot of fun -  the perfect combination.” Julie Peck / Business Insider

‘Overall, this event was extremely well run and there was a nice mix of companies.” Ellen Seidman / The Pioneer Woman Magazine 

Get involved

If you’re interested in securing a spot on one of our Power Pitching events and connecting with top-tier media or would like to become a brand partner, please email for further details. 

CIJ Team