Alberta media news, events, awards & personalities

Learn & Celebrate Excellence at AMPA’s 18th Annual Conference | March 20 – 22 | Calgary

AMPA ConferenceThe Alberta Magazine Publishers Association’s 18th annual conference, March 20-21 at the Carriage House Inn, Calgary, is an opportunity to connect with colleagues and hear industry experts from across North America share their insight, experience, and expertise on the topics that matter most in the magazine publishing industry.

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Alberta Magazine: Highline – A Window into the Culture of the Canadian Rockies

Highline MagazineHighline promises to offer a window into the authentic culture that thrives in the Bow Valley in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. The magazine’s mission is to inspire people to care for the vast wilderness of the Rockies and to celebrate the unique culture of mountain towns.

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Alberta Magazine Awards Invites Submissions Until December 16, 2013

AMC_AWARDS_logoThe Alberta Magazine Awards recognizes, supports and celebrates outstanding magazine content in Alberta. The 2014 Awards will be presented at a gala dinner that kicks-off the Alberta Magazines Conference on March 20, 2014 at the Carriage House Inn, Calgary.

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Alberta Magazine: techlife

techlife magazinetechlife is NAIT’s technology lifestyle magazine with a focus on people, technology and innovation. It explores the everyday application of technology in a wide variety of fields—from engineering technologies and business to culinary arts and applied research—all through the lens of alumni and friends of one of the Canada”s leading polytechnics.

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Alberta Magazine: Wisdom Magazine

Wisdom MagazineWisdom, published two times annually, features in-depth articles about the people of Grande Prairie Regional College, with an emphasis on leadership, knowledge, alumni achievement, and philanthropy. The 36-page, four colour glossy magazine is distributed by direct mail to over 10,500 alumni and major supporters of Grande Prairie Regional College. A further 1500 copies are distributed at special events, in display racks on campus, and as requested by readers.

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Marilyn Jones, Edmonton, Alberta ABOUT ME
I am Marilyn Jones, a news junkie with a penchant for publishing, politics, communications, gardening, hiking, reading, the arts and training nonprofit organizations in media relations and social media communications in Alberta (BA in English with Honours, U of A; Master of Publishing, SFU)