National Digital Roundtable Gains Boost from Barks

For immediate release                                  Contact:    Ed Barks
Tuesday, April 16, 2019                                                    (540) 955-0600


Barks Communications has signed on as a sponsor for the National Digital Roundtable’s April 29 forum in Washington, D.C.

The program, titled, “Influence Across America: The Rise of State and Local Power and the Impact of Digital Media,” takes place from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. at the Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW.

“It’s a pleasure to be associated with the National Digital Roundtable,” said Barks Communications President Ed Barks. “They have been offering stellar programming. The April 29 panel promises to be another winner.

“They will be talking communications strategy, and that is what matters to our clients,” he added.

The program description notes, “This panel will highlight organizations and campaigns that embrace converging media in a changing landscape. They have leveraged traditional media relations tactics and today’s direct-to-consumer digital strategies to advance their causes.”

Information and registration are available at .

Anthony Shop, Co-Founder of Social Driver and Chairman of the National Digital Roundtable will moderate the discussion. Shop and Barks served together on the National Press Club Board of Governors.

Ed Barks works with communications and government relations executives who counsel their C-suite leaders, and with businesses and associations that need their messaging to deliver bottom line results. They gain an enhanced reputation, more opportunities for career advancement, and achievement of long-term business and public policy goals. He is the author of A+ Strategies for C-Suite Communications: Turning Today’s Leaders into Tomorrow’s Influencers and The Truth About Public Speaking: The Three Keys to Great Presentations. As President of Barks Communications since 1997, he has taught more than 5000 business leaders, association executives, and other experts how to succeed when they deal with the media, deliver presentations, and advocate before policymakers.

The National Digital Roundtable is the premier convener of digital innovators, leaders, and policy shapers. Its mission is to educate and inform professionals in a variety of fields and disciplines about the technology, trends and tactics that are transforming how society interacts with the world around them.