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Missouri Press Convention and Trade Show

Thursday is the day! Missouri Press is abuzz with preparation for MPA’s 151st Annual Convention and Trade show.  From people making donations for the live and silent auctions, to preparing numerous opportunities to recognize Missouri’s newspaper men and women, everyone is in for a treat. There will be an annual board meeting thursday morning because, lets face it, we have to work before we can play.  But as soon as the clock strikes five, loosen your ties, let down your hair, hop on the shuttle and let the fun begin! Thursday night kicks off the event at Mother’s Brewing Company where registered attendees can enjoy... read more

Local Media Webinar Delves into Digital Transformation

Inside Look: “The Secrets of Driving Digital Transformation” Thursday, July 27 | 3-3:30 p.m. ET For a traditional media outlet, adding digital to your product mix can feel like getting into uncharted waters. Join us as we share how a leading publisher navigated the digital revolution. We’ll share how this organization leveraged a 40% increase in digital gross sales to complement their traditional product base and stem their loss of print revenue. Plus, we’ll share practical tips for how your business can do the same—all without overwhelming your existing resources. Presenters: Tracy Kersting, Senior Manager – Partnership... read more

2017 MIZZOU Football Tickets/Newspaper Ad Trade-Out Proposal for MPA Member

For the 27th consecutive year, the University of Missouri Athletic Department is working through Missouri Press to arrange a “football-tickets-for-advertising trade-out.” Mizzou’s Athletic Department is offering MPA newspapers an allotment of tickets for the season-opening home game with the Missouri State Bears on Saturday, Sept. 2. Game time is to be determined. You may use these tickets for your newspaper family, for your advertisers, for promotions, etc. The program, which is strictly voluntary, involves the publishing of Mizzou athletic display advertising in your newspaper(s) in return for a similar value of tickets (minimum of 6... read more