Luncheon Speakers

Feb. 2, 2006–The Making of a Radio Show–Jessica Cochran

The making of a radio show by Diane Walters Every Saturday morning at 10, if you tune in to KSKA, 91.1 on your radio dial, you can hear an eclectic mix of news, poetry, and feature stories from Alaska’s Public Radio Network. Called AK and produced by Jessica Cochran, the weekend show is now in […]

March 2, 2006–Municipality of Anchorage Website Resources–Sue Fison

Fison highlights muni website resources by Asta Corley “The Municipal Website now contains a wealth of current demographic and economic information that is easy to access,” said Susan Fison, guest speaker at Alaska Press Women’s March luncheon. Fison has been researching and reporting on Alaska demographic and socio-economic trends for more than 30 years. She […]

Jan. 5, 2006– Sustaining Niche Newspapers–Geoff Bederson and Aaron Selbig

Recap of January 2006 luncheon by Sandi Sumner Barbara Brown introduced the January luncheon speakers Geoff Bederson and Aaron Selbig, saying, “There are different ways to reach the audience. We want to know how you start and sustain a niche newspaper.” Then she introduced Bederson, editor of Alaska Humanity News, and Aaron Selbig, editor of […]

Nov. 3, 2005–An insider’s look into the book publishing business–Sara Juday

An insider’s look into the book publishing business by Kris Valencia Sara Juday, Associate Publisher of Alaska Northwest Books and Regional Manager for Graphic Arts Center Publishing Company, shared her thoughts on her almost 20-year career in the very tough business of book publishing – how she got where she is, and what’s happened in […]