Technology Partner Joins the Ranks with EPA

VERTIQUL by Advontemedia is the latest EPA affiliate to join our benefit partner program which consists of strategic companies which can offer our members a product or service at a discount to aid them in their publishing efforts. VERTIQUL features a creative platform structure that preserves the style that makes magazines great not only for […]

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Video Library Features 78 On-Demand Training Presentations

EPA has a library of 78 on-demand video presentations from the virtual events and webinars we have held in recent years. Receive training from industry experts in writing, editing, design, photography, digital publishing, social media, professional development and more. Hear from such leaders as Phil Cooke, Kay Warren, Walter Kim, Karen Swallow Prior, Anne Marie […]

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Stetzer, Bennett, Goss Named Keynote Speakers for DigitalMediaCon 3.0

What started as a virtual substitute for EPA’s annual convention in 2020 has now become an annual event. DigitalMediaCon, version 3.0, returns on October 25 to 27 with 15 new sessions focusing on digital communications and e-marketing. Billed as a virtual conference for Christian communicators, DigitalMediaCon is produced by EPA and co-presented with the NAE. […]

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2022 Best in Class Contest Now Open

EPA has launched its 2022 single-entry competition for Best in Class that has member magazines competing for awards based on print circulation. Compete against your own size! Just one entry. A recurring comment from members with small budgets and limited staff has been they find it difficult to compete with magazines produced with significant resources […]

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2022 Compensation Survey

In May 2022, EPA conducted an anonymous survey on salaries and benefits of its members, commissioned by the EPA Board of Directors and conducted by 5by5, an independent research firm based in Nashville. This is the third time EPA has conducted this survey with prior surveys in 2016 and 2019. The survey was a followup […]

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New 2022 Annual Directory Published

The 2022 EPA Member Handbook and Directory has been published and nearly 800 copies are being mailed to each individual on the current EPA member list. The 120-page directory features contest winners, the EPA bylaws (as revised in both 2021 and 2022), the EPA Ethics Code, a list of member benefits and benefit partners, plus […]

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Hovsepian, Pickard Elected to the EPA Board

During the annual business meeting of EPA held Tuesday, April 12, 2022, as part of the Colorado Springs convention, Ann-Margret Hovsepian was elected to the board as an advisor and Leah Pickard was re-elected as secretary. Ann-Margret, a native of Montreal, Quebec, joined EPA as an associate member about 20 years ago and has been […]

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EPA Board Approves Bylaw Changes

At the Fall 2021 board meeting, the EPA board of directors unanimously approved several changes to the organization’s bylaws. The changes affect three aspects of the bylaws: Honorary membership — Removed distinction that candidacy for honorary membership was limited to editors. Annual meetings — Made provision for virtual meetings and online voting. Quorum — Reduced […]

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DigitalMediaCon 2.0 Coming October 19 to 21

DigitalMediaCon was created a year ago in response to the cancelation of the 2020 annual convention. In light of its success, EPA will bring it back this fall. DigitalMediaCon 2.0 will take place on October 19 to 21 and, as last year, will be an online conference utilizing the Whova virtual event platform. Produced by […]

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2021 Best in Class Contest Now Open

EPA has launched its 2021 single-entry competition for Best in Class that has member magazines competing for awards based on print circulation. Compete against your own size! Just one entry. A recurring comment from members with small budgets and limited staff has been they find it difficult to compete with magazines produced with significant resources […]

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