This page will provide you information and contacts for:
- Event listings
- Story ideas & pitches
- Travel content
- Freelance opportunities
- Press trip inquiries
To post your event listing on Daily Xtra, please log in/register and use our Create Event form.
STORY IDEAS & PITCHES
To ensure your story ideas, press releases and communications reach the appropriate Daily Xtra staff members, your contacts are:
Vancouver (Local community news)
News, Features, & Arts Robin Perelle
Ottawa (Local community news)
News, Features, & Arts Matthew DiMera
Daily Xtra works with a base of paid freelance writers and photographers. We are always looking for solid, skilled news reporters, talented feature writers and creative photographers. To discuss freelance opportunities:
- with Daily Xtra, please contact Matthew DiMera;
- in Toronto and Ottawa, please contact Matthew DiMera; or
- in Vancouver, please contact Robin Perelle.
Travel story pitches
Daily Xtra works with a base of freelance writers around the globe to produce entertaining, insightful and fun travel features. Daily Xtra will accept for review and publishing consideration city profiles, short and long travel features, personal ‘travel diary’ articles, stand-alone photos, photo collections suitable for slideshows, and related video submissions. Unsolicited articles will be considered, however, it’s preferable that you contact the travel editor in advance of submission to discuss your pitch, our interest, and article guidelines. For more information about writing for the Daily Xtra travel section, contact Brandon Matheson.
City Listings & City Maps
For information about listing your businesses in city listings and city maps, click here.
Press trip inquiries
Travel bureaus, PR agents and press trip organizers wanting to inquire about Daily Xtra’s participation in media trips should contact Publisher & Editor-in-chief Brandon Matheson.