St Croix Press

FinePrint June 20, 2017

Articles

Excellence Awards Deadline Approaching

All submissions are due by 11:59 p.m. June 30 The final deadline for 2017 MMPA Excellence Award entries is Friday, June 30. All entries must have a cover date between July 1, 2016 and June 30, 2017. Remember, this year there are new categories, including: Video Storytelling, Social Media, Digital-First Publisher Overall Excellence, Website Design/Functionality and Use of Data…

MMPA Needs You to Judge

Publishing pros wanted for editorial, digital, design and events/marketing awards judging With MMPA Excellence Awards entries coming in now, we are also seeking publishing professionals to judge the entries. We’re looking for judges who are knowledgeable about editorial, digital, design, events and/or marketing. The judging portal is all new and is part of the new entry system, making the judging…

Eight Tips for Better Interviews

Franchise Times Associate Editor Tom Kaiser shares how to conduct interviews that lead to stronger, more compelling stories From talking franchise business with NFL great Drew Brees to diving into ATV details with outspoken rocker Ted Nugent, Tom Kaiser has had some prominent interviews during more than a decade reporting and editing at various local and national publications.   But…

Digital Awards Categories Reflect Changing Publishing Landscape

Digital-first publishing and video storytelling will be recognized as part of the MMPA Awards for the first time The 2017 MMPA Excellence Awards scheduled in November will recognize several new digital publishing categories thanks to the work of the new Digital Lab committee. And there should be plenty of interest, particularly in a couple of areas. Overall Excellence: Digital-First Publisher If…

Sponsor Spotlight: Royle Printing

Working to help publishers boost member engagement and print revenue Since 1948, Royle Printing has served its clients with the understanding that creating engagement with your marketing efforts is crucial to having success. Royle Printing has assisted hundreds of publishers across the nation by providing unique and engaging print mediums with strong brand messaging. Taking your print media to the…

June HH Midway cook-out

For this month’s MMPA Networking Happy Hour, we’re heading to Midway for a cook-out on June 22. We’ll be grilling at 10 Missions Media, nearly the exact midpoint between St. Paul and Minneapolis. So grab your Twins hat and your Saints jersey and we can all put our city biases aside for a cold drink and a hot dog. Our gracious hosts at 10 Missions Media will provide the beer and wine and we’ll…