FinePrint March 29, 2013


MMPA Summit & Expo: Register by April 16 for Chance to Win Buca Gift Card

Take advantage of discounted registration to the year’s top professional development event before it’s too late. UPDATE: April 2, 2013. MMPA has just announced that a $100 gift card will be awarded to each of two random Summit & Expo attendees. Eligibility is limited to those registered by the end of early registration on Tuesday, April 16. Register now! Come join us for a must-attend day of…

Ryan Dohrn Sales Training at the 2013 MMPA Summit & Expo

Implement sales-track tactics as soon as you get back to your office. The 2013 Summit and Expo features a full day of sales training from internationally acclaimed speaker, business book author, and ad-sales guru Ryan Dohrn. Join him for a full day of fun and fired up, tactical, practical ad-sales training that you can put into effect immediately. </p><p…

‘Rust buckets’ filled with innovation

By Jim Tarbox

A winner of the 2012 MMPA Innovator Award boldly bucks conventional wisdom. “See a need, fill a need.” That hardly seems like innovative advice in the publication business. But for Steve Thaemert Jr., co-founder (with his father) and editor of Rat Rod Magazine, following just such advice—and his muse—led directly to his winning the 2012 MMPA Innovator Award. Well, that and an iconoclastic mindset…

Save These Dates

MMPA Happy Hours set for May, June, and July. UPDATE: Rochester HH date updated on this page April 3, 2013. Has the recent reprise of January temperatures and snow got you down? Warmer weather is just ahead, however, and MMPA will celebrate with opportunities to enjoy spring and summer while networking with fellow magazine professionals at Happy Hours in May, June, and July. Each event features…

Upcoming FinePrint Deadlines

Mark theses dates for submissions in April and May. FinePrint is published twice each month, with the exception of December. Submissions are traditionally due the first and third Tuesday of each month. To submit your copy for inclusion in FinePrint, use the Communications Form found on the newsletter page of MMPA’s web site, which can be accessed via the green button labeled: “Submit a Story or…

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