2019 Compensation Survey

In May 2019, 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. The survey was a followup to a 2016 survey to see what has or has not changed. The survey was promoted through […]

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Infinity Concepts Joins EPA Benefit Partner Program

Affiliate member Infinity Concepts has been a friend and supporter of EPA for many years. Now they are taking that relationship to another level by becoming a benefit partner. EPA members in good standing will have access to their marketing and communication services at a substantial discount. Infinity Concepts is a strategic marketing agency focused […]

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Christianity Today Appoints Timothy Dalrymple as New President/CEO

The Christianity Today Board of Directors has unanimously elected Dr. Timothy Dalrymple as its next president and CEO. He will begin his new role May 1, 2019. “Tim comes to CT at a strategic time,” said board chair Eugene Habecker, “He has a remarkable opportunity to build on the foundation put in place by retiring […]

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EPA Holds Fall Regional Seminars

In early November, a group of 20 writers, editors, and publicists from five EPA member organizations participated in a Writing Powerful Stories seminar led by Anne Marie and Mark Winz. The seminar was hosted by ONE Magazine at the Free Will Baptist denominational headquarters in Antioch, TN. The daylong session featured strategies to help writers […]

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MTI Holds Magazine Training Conference in Kenya

By Michael Ray Smith, Special to EPA   NAIROBI, Kenya — E-Life editor Bola Adewara loves to tell audiences about the first issue of his magazine. He received an unsolicited telephone call in his Lagos, Nigeria, office asking him the budget he needed to get his first issue to press. “Budget?” Adewara asked. “I don’t know.” […]

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Former Executive Director Ron Wilson Remembered

Ron Wilson, executive director of EPA from 1992 to 2002, died June 8, 2018, after an extended illness. Ron’s decade as director was sandwiched between Gary Warner and Doug Trouten. He was born on January 21, 1932, grew up outside of Boston, served in the U.S. Army, and received his bachelor’s degree from Gordon College. […]

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Bob Terry Honored for Fifty Years of Service

  During the Orlando convention, EPA honored long-time member Dr. Bobby S. “Bob” Terry for his many years of service to EPA and to Christian media. After 50 years in Christian publishing, Terry is retiring at the end of 2018. For 20 of those 50 years, he was the editor of Word & Way, the […]

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Glahn, White Nominated for Board Positions

(Update 4/6/18) Sandra Glahn and Terry White were elected to the board during the annual membership meeting held on April 6, 2018, during the convention in Orlando. The EPA Board of Directors has announced the candidates for two open board positions. An independent committee made up of Mark Winz (Cru Storylines), Deborah St. Lawrence (ONE […]

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Stamp of Creativity

The next time you press that postage stamp onto an envelope, you may be looking at creative work designed or directed by long-time EPA member Greg Breeding, co-founder  and creative director for Journey Group. Breeding has done work for the U.S. Postal Service for more than a decade, and he has been one of their […]

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International Media Summit is Eye-Opener for EPA Member

Israeli entrepreneurship seems to be having a remarkable impact on the world. But how do secular and faith-based media perceive the nation and its many accomplishments? This was one of the main topics on the agenda of the inaugural Christian Media Summit in Jerusalem in October. Dwight Widaman, an EPA member and publisher of Metro […]

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