Ken Hitchner talks marketing strategies at Jersey Shore PR and Advertising Association 1-28-2014 covered a speaking appearance by Kenneth Hitchner, Executive Director of the Professional Services Group of Central New Jersey. Hitchner, a former deputy press secretary to New Jersey Gov. Codey, discussed how to leverage new trends, incorporate traditional tactics and other key marketing strategies into the planning process. This video was recorded at the Jersey Shore Public Relations and Advertising Association‘s January 28 meeting at Monmouth University.

Ken Hitchner

Kenneth B. Hitchner

Ken Hitchner has been providing leadership and counsel in the field of marketing communications. He has also served as Senior Public Information Officer for NJ Transit and as a senior reporter and Editor for Gannett and Thomson Financial. provides audio and video newsgathering capabilities for breaking news and scheduled events throughout the New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Delaware markets.

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Steve Lubetkin is the news director for Steve’s journalism background includes print and broadcast reporting for NJ news organizations. In May 2019, he began anchoring and reporting for the new weekly podcast, "The CRE News Hour," a news and features program focusing on the commercial real estate industry. From 2014 to 2019 he was New Jersey and Philadelphia editor for and filled in covering Chicago/Midwest and Atlanta. He has won numerous awards for his audio and video news reporting from the Garden State Journalists Association, and he has also been recognized for video by the New Jersey Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. He has produced audio podcasts on CRE topics for the NAR Commercial Division and the CCIM Institute. Steve has also served (from August 2017 to March 2018) as national broadcast news correspondent for, a news website focused on practical advice for senior executives in small- and medium-sized companies. Steve also reports on-camera and covers conferences for, a public policy news coverage website focused on New Jersey government and industry; and for clients of, a division of The Lubetkin Media Companies LLC. In March 2021, he was elected to the board of directors of the New Jersey Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. Steve has been the computer columnist for the Jewish Community Voice of Southern New Jersey, since 1996. Steve is co-author, with Toronto-based podcasting pioneer Donna Papacosta, of the book, The Business of Podcasting: How to Take Your Podcasting Passion from the Personal to the Professional. You can email Steve at