Carol Goss-Daniels has been hired as the new executive vice president of the Tennessee Press Service. Dave Gould, president of TPS, said, "In her new role, Carol will lobby on behalf of our newspapers, lead the TPS ad sales efforts and oversee the staff."MORE
Digital Genie and ITI Digital are the newest members of SNPA.MORE
Digital Genie and ITI Digital have applied for membership in SNPA.MORE
When newspapers are disappointed with their digital results, the problem typically is a combination of not having the right products for their market, their sales teams not being fully equipped with everything they need, and possibly not being held accountable for their digital sales numbers.
Carol Evanicky and Penny Merian of Digital Genie, a new company that launched in early April, are working with newspapers to help them address these issues and to develop those audience and advertiser segments they want to grow.MORE
An SNPA member newspaper wants to revive its NIE program and is looking for curriculum that will be helpful to North Carolina teachers.
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Post your recommendations in the COMMENTS section of this article or email Cindy Durham in the SNPA office: firstname.lastname@example.org.MORE
A little hummingbird wants gum and can blow big bubbles. Artie Knapp's short stories are free to SNPA member newspapers.MORE
Young students are introduced to some of the characteristics of Autism, when a new student starts attending their school. Artie Knapp's short stories are free to SNPA member newspapers.MORE
A young boy learns that you don’t always find what you looking for, but if you keep on going you might find something just as interesting. Artie Knapp's short stories are free to SNPA member newspapers.MORE
A mysterious alligator drops by to participate in the 26th Annual Belvar Bowling Championship. Artie Knapp's short stories are free to SNPA member newspapers.MORE
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Five years after its inception, Main Street Media of Tennessee is a fast-growing media company operating in the suburbs of Nashville. Publishers of eight weekly newspapers, magazines and websites, the company's focus on hyper-local news unique to each community has allowed it to grow ad revenue as well as circulation.
In three weeks, at the SNPA News Industry Summit, hear how a "print-first" operation has been able to buck the trends and set itself on a path for continued growth.
Dave Gould, president and CEO of Main Street Media, says: "The idea that people no longer want to read newspapers is, in my opinion, completely misguided. But as an industry, we have to be honest and ask ourselves if we are offering our communities a product that will attract and retain readers. If we do that, can we then build a business model that will support our efforts to provide readers with strong newspapers? I believe the answer is 'yes' and that has been the basis of our company's growth to this point."More