Three’s company: Colorado Press Association joining Inland, SNPA as 2017 Annual Meeting co-sponsors


The Colorado Press Association will join the Inland Press Association and Southern Newspaper Publishers Association as a co-sponsor of the first-ever joint 2017 Annual Meeting, September 10 to 12 at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colo.

“The upcoming meeting at The Broadmoor will be a special event, and we are thrilled that the members of the Colorado Press Association will join the executives from Inland Press Association and the Southern Newspaper Publishers Association at this first-of-its-kind event,” said Edward VanHorn, executive director of SNPA.

Tom Slaughter, executive director of Inland Press, said: “We’re excited that the Colorado Press Association will be joining SNPA and Inland as a co-sponsor of this year’s meeting in Colorado Springs. We’ve put together a terrific program and look forward to seeing members of the CPA at this historic meeting.”

Jerry Raehal, chief executive officer of the Colorado Press Association, said: “We’re excited to partner with Inland Press and SNPA allowing us to provide a discounted rate to our members. Member education is one of our core missions, and we think this a great opportunity for our members to take advantage of.”

A special rate of $395 was created for Colorado weeklies that attend the meeting.