NYSCMA, Inc. now accepting entries for 2015 Promotion Awards
March 25, 2015
NYSCMA, Inc. is now accepting entries for its 2015 Promotion Awards competition.
The Promotion Awards contest, which recognizes newspapers and their circulation staff for their hard work and creativity as they grow circulation, is open to all NYSCMA, Inc. members in good standing.
Please note that the deadline to submit entries for the competition is May 15, 2015.
If you have questions about the Promotion Awards, please contact Steve Piersa at (845) 346-3077 or email@example.com.
2015 Conference Registration Now Open!
March 19, 2015
Registration is now open for NYSCMA, Inc. and NYNAME’s Eighth Annual Sales and Marketing Joint Conference.
Set for June 14-16, 2015 at the Inn on the Lake in Canandaigua, the annual conference provides training and networking for the circulation managers, advertising executives and ad sales reps of New York State.
The 2015 conference agenda features informative speakers presenting on a wide variety of topics that matter to department heads in the newspaper industry. Once again, it includes several joint sessions, as well as specialized breakout tracks for circulation managers, advertising managers and advertising sales reps.
In addition to the valuable training and networking the conference provides, the 2015 conference also includes the Annual Advertising & Circulation Awards Reception and Banquet, which will honor winners of NYSCMA, Inc.'s Promotion Awards and NYNAME's Ad Contest.
Once again, NYNAME and NYSCMA, Inc. are offering registration to their memberships at the severely discounted rate of $175 for the first attendee and $125 for additional attendees from that group. Day rates are also available for those interested in only attending part of the conference.
To register for the conference, please use the following links:
Hotel rooms at the Inn on the Lake start at just $124 per night. To make reservations, please call the hotel’s reservation line at (800) 228-2801 and be sure to mention "NY Newspaper Conference" to get our group rates.
But hurry! The deadline to take advantage of the Early Bird registration special and to make hotel reservations is Wednesday, May 13, 2015!
Zinser: April 14, 2015 “Quickie Election” Rule Implementation on the Horizon
March 11, 2015
There is lots of activity surrounding the NLRB “Quickie Election” Rule and its projected April 14, 2015 implementation date.
This month, the National Labor Relations Board is having a major training session in Washington, D.C. to train its agents on how to implement the new rule. Every Regional Office of the NLRB will send staff to the March 16, 2015 training session for educational purposes.
NYNPA now accepting entries for 2013-14 Awards for Excellence contest
March 5, 2015
The New York News Publishers Association is now accepting entries for its 2013-14 Awards for Excellence contest.
The annual competition, which provides recognition for excellence in service to the art of newspaper journalism, photography and production, is open to all members of NYNPA.
Once again, NYNPA is accepting entries and payment online, with an official entry deadline of Friday, April 17 at 5:00 p.m.
For the 2013-14 contest, NYNPA will accept entries that were published in print or online between October 1, 2013 and December 31, 2014. After this year’s competition, NYNPA will begin accepting entries published from January 1 to December 31 in a given calendar year in order to bring its eligibility dates into alignment with those of the N.Y. State Associated Press Association’s contest.
Winners of the 2013-14 contest will be informed via mail in June and will be invited to attend the annual Awards for Excellence banquet, which is scheduled for Wednesday, July 22 at The State Room’s new location at 100 State Street in Albany.
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