PRWeek Editor Julia Hood Hits “The Hook with Katie Kempner” on WebmasterRadio.FM

Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) August 21, 2006

WebmasterRadio.FM, the premier free, business, 24/7 internet radio network focused on the e-commerce marketplace, welcomes PRWeekK Editor Julia Hood to “The Hook with Katie Kempner.” The latest broadcast of the network’s hit advertising and PR shows airs Tuesday, August 22nd, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. EDT on http://www.WebmasterRadio.FM.

Julia Hood is editor-and-chief of PRWeek US. She began her career at Haymarket as a reporter on the title in 2000, and became the Bay Area Bureau Chief in 2001. Hood was named editor in 2002, and since her appointment has re-launched both the print and Web editions of the magazine. Under her leadership, PRWeek has also introduced numerous surveys and specials, including the Marketing Management Survey, the Cause Marketing Survey, and the PRWeek Career Guide. Prior to joining PRWeek, Hood worked in corporate communications and research at such companies as BAT Industries and Mobil Services. She has a MA in journalism from New York University.

Hosted by Katie Kempner of Crispin Porter + Bogusky, “The Hook with Katie Kempner” charts the territory where advertising and public relations meet, featuring advertising and public relations gurus, authors and experts in the industry. “The Hook with Katie Kempner” airs live every Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. EDT. Previous editions are available in archived and podcast format on http://www.WebmasterRadio.FM.

Previous guests on “The Hook with Katie Kempner” have included Brandweek Entertainment Editor Becky Ebenkamp, Advertising Age Editor Jonah Bloom, New York Times “Consumed” Columnist Rob Walker, acclaimed Wall Street Journal reporter Suzanne Vranica, Creativity Magazine Editor Teressa Iezzi, Adweek columnist Barbara Lippert and The New York Times Advertising Columnist Stuart Elliott, advertising icon and author Warren Berger and Chuck Porter, chairman of top advertising agency Crispin Porter + Bogusky.

“Katie’s show is so highly respected because she consistently features high-profile guests who are the best of the best of their industry segment,” explained WebmasterRadio.FM Vice President of Marketing Brandy Shapiro-Babin. “This insight and perspective brings immeasurable benefit to the WebmasterRadio.FM listening audience, and we are thrilled to congratulate Katie on what will be another fantastic show.”

Host Katie Kempner is the VP/Director of Agency Communications at Crispin Porter + Bogusky, named the world’s most awarded agency in 2004. Since joining CP+B in 1996 as the agency’s first public relations director, their work has gained recognition in both the national and international press, and the agency has been featured in numerous top publications. CP+B has the unprecedented distinction of winning the Grand Prix at the Cannes International Advertising festival in three separate categories, Media, Cyber and the coveted Film category. CP+B was recently named “Agency of the Year” by Creativity Magazine for the fourth time, the agency’s second consecutive win. Based in Miami, CP+B’s clients include Volkswagen, Google, Coca Cola, Virgin Atlantic Airways, the Gap and Method.

About WebmasterRadio.FM

WebmasterRadio.FM strives to lift the “veiled curtain” of the Internet to bring the business community together through an interactive radio network. Its listeners are a global group comprised of everyone from corporate executives and decision makers to individuals who work for themselves, small and mid-sized businesses to those just starting out. The WebmasterRadio.FM listening audience has a vast appeal to anyone looking to learn industry-specific information from the most successful marketers and technology experts in the world. These Internet “influencers” create, learn and listen in a true community destination.

WebmasterRadio.FM’s stellar line-up of radio programming includes “CoverStory” with David McInnis, CEO, and Mick Jolly, Executive Vice President, of PRWeb, WebmasterRadio.FM’s official newswire; “The Hook with Katie Kempner” with Katie Kempner, Vice President of Crispin Porter + Bogusky; “ad:tech Connect” with host Susan Bratton, ad:tech Chair and CEO of Cendara, Inc.; “DomainMasters” with Monte Cahn, CEO of; “The Daily SearchCast” featuring Danny Sullivan of SearchEngineWatch; “NextStuffNow” with Chris Tolles, VP of; “Power Source” with Tim Mayer of Yahoo! Search and Jeremy Zawodny of Yahoo!; and more. To tune into WebmasterRadio.FMs live content, or to check out the show lineup, please visit http://www.WebmasterRadio.FM.

Media Contact:

Brandy Shapiro-Babin


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