New  York News Publishers Association

The New York News Publishers Association

NYNPA is the non-profit trade association representing the daily, weekly, and online newspapers of New York State. We offer many valuable services to our members, and discount newspaper advertising to the general public. Please use the links above or below to learn more about NYNPA and the many services we provide, and thank you for supporting the newspapers of New York State.

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NYSCMA, Inc. now accepting entries for 2015 Promotion Awards

March 25, 2015

NYSCMA, Inc. is now accepting entries for its 2015 Promotion Awards competition.

The Promotion Awards contest, which recognizes newspapers and their circulation staff for their hard work and creativity as they grow circulation, is open to all NYSCMA, Inc. members in good standing.
To submit entries please download the Call for Entries letter (which includes rules and instructions on how to enter) by clicking the link below:

Please note that the deadline to submit entries for the competition is May 15, 2015.

If you have questions about the Promotion Awards, please contact Steve Piersa at (845) 346-3077 or

2015 Conference Registration Now Open!

March 19, 2015

Registration is now open for NYSCMA, Inc. and NYNAME’s Eighth Annual Sales and Marketing Joint Conference.

Set for June 14-16, 2015 at the Inn on the Lake in Canandaigua, the annual conference provides training and networking for the circulation managers, advertising executives and ad sales reps of New York State.

The 2015 conference agenda features informative speakers presenting on a wide variety of topics that matter to department heads in the newspaper industry. Once again, it includes several joint sessions, as well as specialized breakout tracks for circulation managers, advertising managers and advertising sales reps.

In addition to the valuable training and networking the conference provides, the 2015 conference also includes the Annual Advertising & Circulation Awards Reception and Banquet, which will honor winners of NYSCMA, Inc.'s Promotion Awards and NYNAME's Ad Contest.

Once again, NYNAME and NYSCMA, Inc. are offering registration to their memberships at the severely discounted rate of $175 for the first attendee and $125 for additional attendees from that group. Day rates are also available for those interested in only attending part of the conference.

To register for the conference, please use the following links:

  • NYNAME Members (advertising, publishers) and Exhibitors - Register Here!
  • NYSCMA, Inc. Members (circulation) and Exhibitors - Register Here!

Hotel rooms at the Inn on the Lake start at just $124 per night. To make reservations, please call the hotel’s reservation line at (800) 228-2801 and be sure to mention "NY Newspaper Conference" to get our group rates.

But hurry! The deadline to take advantage of the Early Bird registration special and to make hotel reservations is Wednesday, May 13, 2015!

For conference updates, search Twitter using #2015NYNC or visit the conference’s official website at today!

Zinser: April 14, 2015 “Quickie Election” Rule Implementation on the Horizon

March 11, 2015

There is lots of activity surrounding the NLRB “Quickie Election” Rule and its projected April 14, 2015 implementation date.

NLRB Activity

This month, the National Labor Relations Board is having a major training session in Washington, D.C. to train its agents on how to implement the new rule. Every Regional Office of the NLRB will send staff to the March 16, 2015 training session for educational purposes.

Download the full column here (PDF).

NYNPA now accepting entries for 2013-14 Awards for Excellence contest

March 5, 2015

The New York News Publishers Association is now accepting entries for its 2013-14 Awards for Excellence contest.

The annual competition, which provides recognition for excellence in service to the art of newspaper journalism, photography and production, is open to all members of NYNPA.

Once again, NYNPA is accepting entries and payment online, with an official entry deadline of Friday, April 17 at 5:00 p.m.

For the 2013-14 contest, NYNPA will accept entries that were published in print or online between October 1, 2013 and December 31, 2014. After this year’s competition, NYNPA will begin accepting entries published from January 1 to December 31 in a given calendar year in order to bring its eligibility dates into alignment with those of the N.Y. State Associated Press Association’s contest.

Winners of the 2013-14 contest will be informed via mail in June and will be invited to attend the annual Awards for Excellence banquet, which is scheduled for Wednesday, July 22 at The State Room’s new location at 100 State Street in Albany.

For instructions on how to enter, please download the Official Rules and Entry Information Booklet, or to submit entries visit today.


The Association
NYNPA is the non-profit trade association representing the daily, weekly, and online newspapers of New York State. NYNPA monitors the New York State Legislature on behalf... More

Advertising Services
NYNPA offers statewide and regional advertising solutions through its Advertising Service, giving clients the ease of one-order, one-bill placement for both classified and display advertising in... More
Newspapers in Education
Get the latest NIE news about the newspaper industry, educational trends, fund-raising ideas, free educational resources and upcoming events. It's free to subscribe to the NYNPA niE-Newsletter... More
The New York Newspapers Foundation, a public organization, was established in 1977 by the New York State Publishers Association (now the New York News Publishers Association). The Foundation...More
The New York Newspapers Advertising & Marketing Executives is the organization representing the advertising and marketing professionals of New York's daily newspapers. Comprised of 53... More
A comprehensive list of the New York News Publishers Association's 53 member newspapers and links to each paper's website, as well as a list of companies that support the association as Allied Members. More
Awards for Excellence
Each year, the New York News Publishers Association recognizes newspapers and their staff members for their hard work in service to the fine art of newspapering. The annual Awards for Excellence competition serves as a... More
A list of resources including links to websites of Allied Members, national and international newspaper and news-related organizations, the New York State government, and other press associations across... More
"In a New York Minute" is the free, weekly electronic newsletter of NYNPA, providing you with member news, money-saving and money-generating ideas, and upcoming events. To subscribe... More
Job Bank
Members of NYNPA can post job openings at their newspapers for free in NYNPA's job bank by e-mailing their listing to us. Be sure to include a listing expiration date, or let us... More
Other Services
A list of additional services provided by NYNPA, include press release distribution, letters to the editor distribution, and the sale of our annual members directory. More
Contact Us
NYNPA's mailing address, phone and fax numbers, hours of operation, and staff listing including name, department, and e-mail address. More

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