How to Pitch A HearSay Segment

Thank you for your interest in HearSay. We are flooded with story ideas, guest ideas, and news tips on a daily basis, and we cannot respond to every one. These tips will give your pitch letter a greater chance of succeeding.


1. Send an email directly to the producer, Paul Bibeau, at Paul.Bibeau@whro.org.

2. If your firm is local or you have some connection to HearSay or Cathy Lewis, please say so in the subject line or in the very opening paragraph of the email.

3. Make the email as short as possible.

4. Put the strongest news hook you have as close to the top of the email as possible. Put it in the subject line if you can.

5. Feel free to send us another email after a week.