Times of Northwest Indiana was named the 2016 APME Innovator of the Year, pulling ahead of two Pulitzer Prize winning newspapers, which were finalists for the honor. Editors attending the conference decided among the three finalists and civility won out.
The Washington Post’s relationship with owner Jeff Bezos, CEO and founder of Amazon, enters its third year this October with Marty Baron leading as executive editor.
Hollis R. Towns, the executive editor and vice president of the Asbury Park Press, has long been an advocate for increasing diversity in newsrooms.
Mark Baldwin, executive editor at the Rockford (Ill.) Register Star, worked to coordinate a mentor program between experienced news editors and student journalists working to cover the conference in Philadelphia. The following bios were prepared by students about their mentor.... Continue Reading →
Race relations and changing demographics in the U.S. are some of the biggest topics in newsrooms today.
In a rare conference appearance, Apple’s Eddy Cue spoke candidly with the nation’s top newspaper editors, reaffirming the tech company’s commitment to supporting quality journalism in a turbulent time.
Engaging audiences is key, advised Emily Ramshaw, editor-in-chief of The Texas Tribune and Jennifer Brandel, CEO and co-founder of Hearken.
Incorporating video into the newsroom is becoming increasingly essential in the digital age.