FinePrint July 09, 2015


MMPA Excellence Awards – Closed

The chance to submit entries for the MMPA Excellence Awards is now closed.  Good luck to everyone that submitted!  We look forward to see you at the Excellence Awards Thursday, November 12 at Aria in Minneapolis. MMPA Excellence Awards Extension New July 13 deadline – there’s still time to submit entries! Miss the July 7 deadline to submit your entries for the 2015 MMPA Excellence Awards? Have no…

One-On-One with the USPS

Attend the MMPA Ed Series on July 14 to hear from postal experts. The USPS Northland District staff will answer all your postal questions at the July 14 MMPA Ed Series presentation. Do you have questions about your mail? Have you heard about the changes allowing periodical permit holders to mail items that were previously standard and now qualify under periodical class? Do you wonder when…

Join MMPA at a Happy Hour and Barbecue

Mingle with publishing colleagues on Thursday, July 30, for the MMPA’s first-ever barbecue. The MMPA thrives on connecting publishing professionals and supporting publications throughout Minnesota. That’s why the MMPA is teaming up with Minnesota’s latest publication to go monthly, The Growler, to host a happy hour and barbecue. Late last year, after much success, The Growler magazine became a…

Last Chance to Sign Up to Be a Judge

MMPA Excellence Awards in need of judges; deadline is July 13. The MMPA is still looking for judges for this year’s Excellence Awards competition, and the deadline to sign up is Monday, July 13. Judges choose the winners of the MMPA Excellence Awards, so we need volunteers like you to help us sort through the best of the best in the Minnesota publishing industry. We’re looking for those with…

Sponsored Content: How to Avoid Liability with the FTC

Save the date for September 10 educational session As advertising evolves, publishers participating in the creation of sponsored content may become liable if such material isn’t plainly identified as paid material. It’s more vital than ever that publishers, editors, sales teams, and designers are actively engaged in transparency with readers when sponsored content is being published. Mary K. Engle…

Put Your Communication Skills to Work

Join us at a casual happy hour to jumpstart MMPA’s communications committee Looking for a way to use your writing and editing skills and meet more Minnesota publishing colleagues? Join us at Ginger Hop (201 East Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis, 55414) on Wednesday, July 15, at 5:00 p.m., for a casual happy-hour meeting. We’ll brainstorm ideas and share expertise on how to make the FinePrint…


July 14, 2015

One-On-One With The USPS

July 30, 2015

July Networking Happy Hour BARBECUE!

September 24, 2015

Education Series

November 12, 2015

Save the Date: Excellence Awards Gala