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For more than 41 years, the WPA has been championing our industry by advancing excellence in publishing. From print to digital, social, blogs, video, mobile, apps and new publishing platforms as they develop, the WPA recognizes and honors excellence in editorial and design.

Membership is open to individuals or organizations primarily engaged in the professional, academic, or collegiate publishing industry, including print, digital, mobile, video, blogs, apps and other publishing platforms appropriate to our mission, or primarily engaged in providing services and/or supplies to this publishing industry.

Thank you for joining now!

Gold/Silver Packages
no. of employees
Best Value
Rising Stars**
University Journalism Department
Network with more than 400 industry influencers and decision-makers
Access to Maggies Winners List
White Papers
(coming late 2017)
Insights from experts from inside and outside our industry
Ask The Experts' WPA Strategic Advisors
exclusive access to experts in social media, research, audience engagement, data analysis, HR, ad ops, sales, marketing and more
WPA Career Center
post a job opening, find a job, post a resume, search resumes
Publication Showcase on WPA Website
your publication showcased for one week in our new content feature where you can promote your magazine to our membership and beyond
Find an internship or post an internship in any facet of our business. This will include both paid and unpaid opportunties
WPA Community
(coming 2018)
a forum for ideas, networking. recruiting, and making meaningful connections in our industry
WPA Mentors
(coming in 2017)
Become a mentor to a student or Rising Star, or come to find a mentor
Posting of Company Job Openings on Website
Featured Publication in 3 WPA Newsletters
(coming in 2017)
Featured Publication in 1 WPA Newsletter
(coming in 2017)
Maggies Entries Discount
Maggies Awards Banquet
The most prestigious event honoring excellence in publishing in the West. Discount with membership
Maggies Sponsorship
custom sponsorships will be available at a discount with your membership
Happy Hour With The Experts Events
Monthly panels with experts from every facet of our industry.
Discount with membership
Rising Stars Member Profile
as one of the newest members of our industry, you will be featured in our What Members Are Saying Feature the WPA website
Rising Stars Networking Events
(coming in 2018)
Get togethers for the newest members of our industry
Discount with membership
WPA Bootcamp
(coming in 2018)
One day tune-up with industry experts sharing best practices in editorial, design, advertising, sales, events, marketing and more. Discount with membership
Sponsorship of 2 WPA Newsletters
your company profiled to our membership
Exclusive offers can be included
Vendor Guide on WPA Website
Your company profiled on a custom page including logo, description of services and products offered, contact info, URL link and exclusive offers to members
Promo Link on WPA Website
This can link to your company or whichever URL or Logo you want to include
300X250 Ad Unit for 2-weeks on WPA Website
Your ad creative will run for two weeks on our website
Logo in Maggies Banquet Program*
your logo will be included in event program
*If you are a sponsor, this will be expanded to promote your company and include your offers to our members
Company Profile on WPA Website for 1-week
your company will be featured on the WPA homepage and can include offers to our membership
What Members Are Saying Feature on WPA Website
Members will be featured on WPA talking about their industry experience
Journalism on Campus Feature on WPA Website
A new feature promoting our Journalism On Campus initiative. Your department and Journalism program will be showcased
Journalism on Campus Student Profile
As a student member of the WPA, you will be showcased in our Journalism on Campus feature on the WPA website
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*If you'd like to pay by check, please send it to:  Debi Leibovitz | Executive Director | WPA | 444 N. Larchmont Blvd | LA CA 90004