08/03/2016 – President’s Column

Hello everyone, I hope you are all enjoying your summer and that your revenue trend is as hot as the weather has been here in Norfolk! When I look at the day-to-day activities of my job, my role boils down to 3 things: Drive revenue through solutions that provide results Attract and retain customers by…

05/24/2016 – President’s Column

Dear Mid-Atlantic N.A.M.E. members: About a month ago we came together in Winston-Salem to learn from our speakers and learn from each other. I heard a lot of positive feedback from the sessions, the speakers and the topics. Hopefully you have been able to take one or more ideas from the conference and turn it…

06/18/2015 – President’s Column

Dear Mid-Atlantic N.A.M.E. Members: It was just a few short weeks ago that your officers and directors met to recap our conference and to discuss ways that we can continue to grow membership and raise the bar on the quality of programs that we offer to our members. We also discussed opportunities to provide a…

04/01/2015 – President’s Column

Dear Mid-Atlantic N.A.M.E. Members: Before I get started I want to thank the Board of Directors for asking me to serve a second term as your Mid-Atlantic President. I am truly honored to be among some of the most talented people in our industry. These are hard-working professionals who are committed to ensuring that we…

10/30/2014 – President’s Column

Happy Holidays! As we move through the final months of the year, expending more energy, resources and determination to make this holiday season more profitable than the last, I wanted to take a moment to give thanks. Your Mid-Atlantic N.A.M.E. Board of Directors have worked tirelessly in developing an incredible program for our Spring 2015…

06/02/2014 – President’s Column

Hello again! I thought it was time I sent out an update on what your officers have been doing behind the scenes since my last correspondence. Our goal is to evaluate everything that we do, in order to provide value to our members of Mid-Atlantic. We are in the process of enhancing our website. Once…

Leslie Kahana website

04/18/2014 – President’s Column

Dear Mid-Atlantic N.A.M.E. Members: Have you noticed something new on the President’s message page? The gavel from past president Pat Taylor has officially been passed over to me. I am honored to be given such a prestigious position within our organization. I look forward to serving and leading you as we move forward into one…

Pat Taylor

03/26/2014 – Prez Sez

We’re closing in on another annual cycle for Mid-Atlantic NAME and it has certainly been an eventful one.  We’re headed toward what promises to be a terrific conference in Charlotte, April 10-12, put together by Leslie Kahana of the Chattanooga Times Free Press. Leslie and her team have created a conference focused on The Millennials,…

Pat Taylor

01/17/2014 – Prez Sez

The details of our 2014 Tearsheet Contest are now available.  We’re excited to announce that the tearsheet entries can now be submitted digitally through the Better Newspaper Contest website.  Click here for full details and entry instructions. We look forward to seeing all of your entries! Pat Taylor President Mid-Atlantic N.A.M.E. Advertising Director, The Pilot,…