Paul Steiger of ProPublica to Speak at NPC Luncheon on Tuesday, June 15

Jun 14, 2010, 14:13 ET from National Press Club

WASHINGTON, June 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The speaker for the National Press Club luncheon on Tuesday, June 15 will be Paul Steiger, Editor-in-Chief, President, and Chief Executive Officer of ProPublica, and former Managing Editor of The Wall Street Journal. ProPublica, a new media venture funded by foundation money, was recently honored to receive a Pulitzer Prize for its investigative reporting.


The luncheon begins at 12:30 p.m. Mr. Steiger's speech (followed by Q&A) begins at 1 p.m. The event will conclude at 2 p.m.

A limited number of tickets are still available for this lunch, which is being held in the Ballroom of the National Press Club, 529 14th Street NW 13th Floor.

Reservations can be made directly with the National Press Club at 202-662-7501,, Tickets are $35 for members of the general public.

Founded in 1908, the National Press Club is the World's Leading Professional Organization For Journalists. The Club has 3,500 members representing nearly every major news organization. More than 250,000 guests visit the Club every year to attend speeches, luncheons, news conferences, meetings, seminars and other key events.

SOURCE National Press Club