Date: Nov 02, 2016
- Nov 02, 2016
To boldly go where no one has gone before….As Convention attendees explore new worlds and future galaxies for news media companies, we’ll be celebrating the 50th anniversary of “Star Trek” at the PNA Foundation’s annual fundraising auction. Vulcans and Klingons alike are invited to enjoy cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, dinner and silent and live auctions.
Location: Omni Bedford Springs Resort
Date: Nov 02, 2016
- Nov 04, 2016
For the 92nd year, PNA's Annual Convention will bring together publishers, general managers and owners for two and a half days of educational opportunities, serious discussions and social gatherings. Industry leaders and expert speakers share valuable knowledge on the latest issues affecting revenue, staffing, management, growth and change.
Date: Nov 16, 2016
- Nov 16, 2016
Don’t miss the chance to hear OOR Executive Director Erik Arneson discuss the mediation process! Erik Arneson, Executive Director of the Office of Open Records, will talk about the OOR's mediation program, which has become much more active in 2016. He’ll discuss why and how it’s being used, when and how it works best, the advantages and risks, pros and cons, etc.
Date: Nov 17, 2016
- Nov 17, 2016
For 30 years, Sharon Johnson connected with the readers of The Patriot-News (Harrisburg) through her arts and entertainment writing. Her witty and informed style made her a must-read in central Pa. In honor of Sharon's memory, this workshop will focus on important issues or concerns on writing.
In 2016, we'll be exploring social media platforms. Learn to make the most of your social media. Friend Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter and the rest to benefit your journalism.
Date: Dec 01, 2016
- Dec 01, 2016
We’re hitting the road and bringing valuable advertising and editorial training to the Blair County region. Convenient for those in western and central PA! Two tracks are available! For advertising sales reps and managers, we have revenue-generating sales strategies, using research to dazzle clients and digital sales suggestions. For reporters and editors, we’ll have legal issues with newsgathering and technology along with updates on the Sunshine Act and Right to Know.
Date: Dec 08, 2016
- Dec 08, 2016
Back by popular demand! Learn how to better manage sales calls, handle objections and improve negotiation skills while also building multimedia proposals that give advertisers a reason to act. Generate more revenue through improved efforts.
Date: May 11, 2017
- May 11, 2017
Each year, the Carrier Golf Outing raises funds in support of the PNA Foundation's Newspaper Carrier of the Year contest through the generous participation of newspaper professionals, vendors and supporters. Plan to join your colleagues for a day on the links, while supporting this worthwhile program!