PRESS PASS APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN!
Press Passes for FanX® Fall Salt Lake Comic Convention™ are being made available for the following media outlets:
(A) PRINT MEDIA: Print Media includes local newspapers, national newspapers, college newspapers, magazines, etc…
(B) TELEVISION & RADIO: TV & Radio include AM, FM, Satellite, Local TV and National TV
(C) INTERNET PRESS: Passes for Internet press will be issued on a very limited case by case basis. We have a limited amount of press passes for internet only press, making it difficult to grant passes to everyone who makes a request. In order to even be considered for internet press credentials you must fit the following criteria:
- The website you write for must have been active on the web for at least two years.
- Must have original content updated at least weekly.
- Websites deemed offensive or antagonistic towards our fandom, guests or the event will not be approved.
- Proven community involvement/support for FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ or other comic conventions around the U.S.
- Your website must have at least two verifiable social media pages with more than 1,000 followers each. Pages can be on Facebook, YouTube, Tumblr, Twitter, or Instagram.
- Must appear on at least page two of a Google search for your site.
- Soft measures such as professionalism, quality, and history.
(D) ACCREDITED PHOTOGRAPHERS: Accredited Photographers, please contact Jeremy Kartchner regarding photography at the event–[email protected]
Note: Having a press badge does not guarantee any interviews. FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ is not responsible for setting up interviews with any celebrity guest, authors, artists, or anyone other special guests attending this event.
We value our featured guests and strive to provide a comfortable and enjoyable experience for them. We expect all those who receive press passes to also maintain this environment. If press pass holders fail to live up to this standard, FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ reserves the right to revoke press passes for the current event as well as for future events. Please show respect not only for our featured guests but also FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™.
Application & Deadline
The deadline to apply for press passes for FanX® 2020 is Friday, August 14, 2020, at 11:59 PM MST.
The number of passes are decided on a case to case basis and is purely the discretion of FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™.
If your pass is approved, you will receive a confirmation email from FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ with information regarding where and when you can pick up your press pass. You will also be added to the mailing list for any related press releases.
Please ensure that the email address you provide to us is a working email address. We ask that you also add [email protected] and s[email protected] to your preferred addresses so those emails arrive in your inbox instead of your spam folder.
FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ reserves the right to approve or deny any application. This decision is final and cannot be appealed. Include any and all information in your application that will allow the FanX® Press Office to make an informed decision, as you will not be able to submit further information later on if your application is not approved.
NOTE: If you are not approved for complimentary press credentials, you may still purchase a ticket to the show and report on the show that way.