2016 VPA/Associated Press Advertising & News Conference


Fri, Apr 08 2016

The 2016 Virginia Press Association/Associated Press Advertising and News Conference returns to central Virginia on April 8-9, 2016 at the Hilton Richmond Hotel & Spa/Short Pump.

Stay tuned as programs details, including speakers and professional development sessions, are determined. The two-day conference will end with the annual Advertising and News Contest awards banquet.

Professional Development

  • Workshop

    Publishers' Roundtable


    Friday, November 13, 2015 - 10:30am

    Moderated by Tom Silvestri, president and publisher of the Richmond Times-Dispatch and chairman of SNPA, this roundtable discussion will address topics from management and circulation to generating advertising sales revenue.

  • Webinar

    How to Capitalize on the Buzz around Quizzes


    Tuesday, September 8, 2015 - 3:00pm

    Quizzes are an unique solution that will drive an immense amount of traffic to your—or an advertiser’s—website. Plus, they are incredibly social and shareable, and can reach either a broad or a niche audience, depending on the topic. This webinar explores how to create quiz topics, the best timing for a quiz and ways to monetize quizzes.

    With Liz Crider, Director of Affiliate Success, Second Street

    Cost for VPA Members - $15.00