Got journalism experience? Then you have a ‘leg up’ in the PR business, says former editor turned PR pro

Alan Stamm, a PR pro in Michigan, took exception to an Atlantic magazine blog that said reporters might make lousy PR pros. “Aside from any initial hesitation about ‘going to the dark side,’ it can be a smooth glide from one form of information delivery to another,” he wrote for . “That was my experience after three decades on editing desks in New York, New Jersey and Michigan — and I’m hardly an exception.” Stamm drew from his own experience, and that …

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