Registration opens in July 2022.

Media representatives must present required credentials from an approved media outlet, as outlined below. BDNY reserves the right to refuse anyone a press badge.

Who qualifies for a press badge at BDNY?

  • Editors, television and radio producers, and print/broadcast reporters from approved media outlets will receive editorial press badges.
  • Publishers and advertising and sales representatives from approved media outlets will receive advertising press badges.

Who does not qualify for a press badge at BDNY?

  • Public relations representatives; marketing, creative services, circulation and other employees of magazines, newspapers and television stations
  • Writers and publishers of personal or corporate newsletters
  • Family members of legitimate media are not eligible for press badges.

Accepted Press Credentials

  • A business card, with individual’s name and title, and the name of an approved media outlet
  • The mastpage from an approved media outlet with individual’s name and title listed
  • A copy of or an internet link to a current by-lined article published in an approved media outlet within the past six months.

Freelance writers and photographers: Please present a letter of assignment from an approved publication.

Electronic media representatives, including website editors: Please present proof of an existing site with relevant editorial content and proof of circulation.

Interested in a media partnership?

Contact Jennifer Yarber, Senior Marketing Director.