Dragon Con Media Relations

August, 30 – September, 3 Atlanta, GA

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DCMR Podcast 8 2019: Interview Updates

This week, we talk to Erin Behnke (interviews@dragoncon.org) about updates regarding interviews. This is a very short podcast and the big take away is: Interview Requests for Guests not in the Walk of Fame close on August 29! You have plenty of time to get your requests in. Here are some of the Dragon Con […]

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Afua Richardson Special Signing at Dragon Con Announced!

Dragon Con Comics Guest Afua Richardson is a local Atlanta comic book artist who continues to excel in her craft. Many Dragon Con attendees recognize her work from the very well loved badge she designed for Dragon Con in 2017. Alfua was recently commissioned by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment to create two designs for […]

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Media Applications: Closed for 2019

Media Access Applications for 2019 are closed.  Onsite registration as media is available for local Atlanta news and broadcast outlets or nationally significant new outlets. If you have a question about this policy, please direct your question to mediarelations@dragoncon.org. 

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DCMR Podcast 7 2019: The Greenbriar Room/Horror & Urban Fantasy

Download Podcast Join Samm Douglas, Dragon Con Media Relation’s Director, as she takes over the podcast to prep reporters on what happens when a reporter comes to Dragon Con! Great for first time reporters and returning veterans. She is joined by her co-host, Dragon Con Media Engagement Manager Dan Carroll, who also interviews Derek and […]

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DCMR Podcast 6 2019: SciFi & Fantasy Lit and Xtrack

This week we are joined by Xtrack Director Leigh (also host of the 50 Days of Dragon Con Podcast) and by Sue of Science Fiction Literature and Cisca of Fantasy Literature. We discuss the the new website move and the exciting things happening in these three tracks at Dragon Con. Download podcast. Links: www.dragoncon.org/mediarelationsApply before […]

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NEW WALK OF FAME GUESTS AVAILABLE FOR INTERVIEWS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact:   Phone: Email: URL: Dan Carroll Director, Media Engagement 404 692 1958 mediarelations@dragoncon.orgwww.dragoncon.org NEW WALK OF FAME GUESTS AVAILABLE FOR INTERVIEWS 2019 Guests for Interviews (PDF Version) Walk of Fame-Approved Media Are Invited to Request Interviews with Actors ATLANTA – August 13, 2019 – Over the past few weeks, Dragon Con, the internationally known pop […]

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Dragon Con Adopts GrowTix Ticketing Platform

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Media Contact For GrowTix: Dan Christensen dan@growtix.com Media Contact For Dragon Con: Dan Carroll, Director, Media Relations 404 692 1958 dancarroll@dragoncon.org www.dragoncon.org DRAGON CON ADOPTS GROWTIX PLATFORM FOR MEMBERSHIP SALES Dragon Con Adopts Growtix Platform (PDF Version) Online Purchases for Full and One-Day Memberships in 2019 Will Shorten, Speed Up Registration Lines. […]

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DCMR Update 2019-3 (8/10)

Business Things: Tell us what you need to Succeed Let us know the questions you need answered. Let us know the things you want to do, and if you will need help on the ground making them happen.  Have questions about Disability Services? We can work with you. Is there something we haven’t addressed in […]

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DCMR Podcast 5 2019: Filking and The Brit Track

We are talking music and Doctor Who! Join us on this, our 5th Media Relations Podcast for 2019! This week, DCMR Podcast is happy to welcome: Amber, Filk Track Director for Dragon Con: She tells us about music at Dragon Con and especially about the convention phenomena of Filking. Chris Nightsaber of the Nightsabers: He […]

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DRAGON AWARDS 2019 BALLOT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:       Contact: Phone:   Email: URL: Dan Carroll, Director, Media Engagement 404 692 1958   dancarroll@dragoncon.org www.dragoncon.org   DRAGON CON’S DRAGON AWARDS PUBLISHES ITS 2019 BALLOT 2019 Dragon Awards Ballot (PDF Version) Fans-Focused Awards Recognize Excellence in Fifteen Categories of Fiction, Comics, Gaming, and Filmed Entertainment. Fourth Annual Awards Will Be […]

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