On the Road with LMA…

From Local Media Today | April 2017

Constant motion is one way of describing the LMA staff and leadership. Always moving forward and moving around including attending conferences, speaking at various industry events and conducting training across North America and Europe. The upcoming schedule includes:

America East
April 10-12, Hershey, Pennsylvania
LMA Chief Innovation Officer Jed Williams will be conducting two workshops:
-Disruptive Bets in Local Media: What are the big bets that local media are making, and why?
-Smarter Selling for Digital Success

F8: Facebook Developer’s Conference
April 17-19, San Jose, California
LMA President Nancy Lane and board member Tom Sly, VP Digital Revenue, E.W. Scripps Company, will attend a track at F8 that is designed for news publishers. This will include some off-the-record sessions designed to re-imagine what local news might look like on Facebook in the future.

Colorado Press Association Annual Convention
April 21-22, Denver, Colorado
LMA Chief Innovation Officer Jed Williams will be making multiple presentations at this convention. The keynote speaker will be Governor John Hickenlooper.

NAB Show
April 22-27, Las Vegas, Nevada
LMA’s President Nancy Lane and Director of Broadcast Services Jack Zavoral will be in attendance.

New York State Broadcasting Association
May 8-22, multiple cities
LMA Director of Broadcast Services Jack Zavoral will be in Albany, Binghamton, Buffalo, Syracuse, and Rochester, NY throughout the week of May 8-12 conducting local digital sales training on behalf of the NY State Broadcasting Association.

Graham Media Group
June 5, Orlando, Florida
LMA Chief Innovation Officer Jed Williams will be speaking at and moderating Graham’s companywide sales summit.

Western (Canada) Association of Broadcasters
June 7-8, Banff, Alberta
LMA Chairman of the Board Gordon Borrell will deliver the keynote address, ‘A Peek At The Future: What Happens to Broadcast Media in a Very Digital Marketplace’

Second Street Summit
June 12-13, St. Louis, Missouri
LMA Chief Innovation Officer Jed Williams will present on how local media can leverage their audience and advertiser data to fuel new business initiatives.

LEAP Media Roundtable
August 23-25, Vail, Colorado
LMA President Nancy Lane will be presenting at this conference for the third consecutive year. She will lead a panel about media transformation.

To schedule training, inquire about these events or to discuss conference speaking opportunities, contact Jed Williams at jed.williams@localmedia.org.