Luncheon Speakers

Nov. 2, 2006–Every vote matters–Jean Craciun

Craciun says “Every vote matters” by Mariah Oxford Jean Craciun, sociologist and market researcher, took time away from her 8-day-old daughter to address Alaska Press Women at its November luncheon, just a few days before the election that had everyone talking. Craciun provided her insights into the race, as well as predictions for how she […]

May 4, 2006–Bestselling Author Shares Secrets to Self-Promotion–Marion Owen

Bestselling author shares secrets to self-promotion by Laurel Downing Bill Master gardener, photographer, entrepreneur and New York Times bestselling author Marion Owen told those attending the Alaska Press Women luncheon on May 4 that they needed to beat their own drums to get the word out about their work. Born and raised on Puget Sound […]

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 […]