Investigations, Freedom of Information requests, holding the government to account and affecting tangible change. A day in the life of a B2B news journalist is one packed with specialist reporting, providing industry readers with trusted and valuable information. In an era of fake news and misinformation, B2B journalism is more important than ever to keep professionals updated and informed.
This PPA Live! B2B News, sponsored by Shutterstock Editorial, featured two of our PPA 30 Under 30 Class of 2020, who are both at the forefront of B2B reportage in housing and civil engineering. Rob Horgan, former News Editor and now Head of Content & Engagement at New Civil Engineer and Nathaniel Barker, Deputy News Editor at Inside Housing spoke with Ben Giles, Director of Media at Shutterstock about how they got to where they are now, the ground-breaking news reporting that has affected change at government level and the importance of multimedia storytelling in the digital age.