The mission of MMPA is to serve as a resource and voice for publishing in Minnesota, while advancing and recognizing the professional development of its members.
Make sure you're taking advantage of all your member benefits!
Monthly Educational Programming (FREE for members!)
Our programs provide great opportunities to gain new ideas, solutions and contacts in a casual setting with your peers.
Formerly known as “Magazine Celebration” is a fun-filled networking event held in conjunction with our partner, The Loft Literary Center.
Young Professionals Group
Kicked-off in 2010, the YP Group offers the next generation of publishing professionals an opportunity to network, meet seasoned leaders in our industry, and further develop their skills.
Fine Print Newsletter
Our print and digital Fine Print publication will keep your staff updated on what’s happening with Minnesota publishing companies. We also invite you to share your organization’s news with our members.
MMPA Summit & Expo
Is the premier local educational event for the publishing industry with national speakers and topics designed to educate your staff and improve your product or process. It’s your chance to invigorate your team in a cost-effective way – Discounted rates for members, and no budget busting travel expenses!
Digital & Web Lecture Series:
New in 2011! Stay tuned for more information on this series which will be geared for staff that manages and writes digital editions, e-products, and websites.
Member directories provide a resource to find member organizations, locate freelance help when needed, and highlight vendors who have made a commitment to support our industry.
MMPA Excellence Awards
Is the premiere competition offering your company the opportunity to showcase your best efforts and earn your company and staff recognition.
Free postings of open positions for MMPA members and the ability to connect through Linked-In to find qualified people in our local market.
Every employee of a member organization is entitled to MMPA benefits. So, whether it’s development, support or recognition, MMPA is here to strengthen your publishing efforts.
Not sure if your employees are receiving MMPA information? Please contact our office to obtain a list of your employees listed under your MMPA membership.