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Black Press & Sound Publishing employee contributions well received by LMA (Local Media Association)

It was another spectacular year in the 2013 LMA (Local Media Association) Advertising and Promotions contest! With hundreds of note-worthy entries and fierce competition from across North America, Black Press and Sound Publishing are thrilled to be among the companies to be recognized for increasingly high standards of excellence throughout the industry. We have our […]

Sound earns 219 industry awards in 2013! (so far)

The winners of the 2013 WNPA (Washington Newspaper Publishers Association) contest were announced and Sound Publishing, Inc. secured 215 awards. 73 of those were 1st place, including the coveted General Excellence! General Excellence 1st place: South Whidbey Record (Group II) and Whidbey Examiner (Group I) General Excellence 2nd place: Federal Way Mirror (Group IV) and […]

Linares named Advertising Director at The Daily Herald

Pilar Linares has been named Advertising Director of the Daily Herald in Everett, Wash. Pilar will be joining Sound Publishing on Monday, September 9th, 2013. Pilar “Pili” Linares was the Advertising Manager for the Beaumont Enterprise in Beaumont, Texas. With more than 19 years of newspaper industry experience, Linares returned to Hearst newspapers joining the […]

Little Nickel teaming up with community papers

Beginning in September, Sound Publishing, Inc. will combine the strength of its community newspaper readership and home delivery with the respected classified content and brand recognition of its Little Nickel products. Little Nickel’s advertising will be delivered within the pages of the community newspaper products. “Our Nickel advertising clients will certainly see benefit of having […]

Burnett named South Whidbey Record editor

Sound Publishing’s Whidbey Regional Publisher and Executive Editor, Keven Graves, and South Whidbey Record Associate Publisher, Kim Winjum, announced Friday that Whidbey News-Times reporter Justin Burnett will be the new editor for The South Whidbey Record, a twice-weekly community newspaper located in Langley. Burnett is succeeding longtime editor Jim Larsen, who left The Record earlier […]

Radcliff named Retail Sales Manager at The Daily Herald in Everett

Effective today, Sound Publishing, Inc. to announce the promotion of Carrie Radcliff as the Retail Sales Manager of The Daily Herald and Herald Business Journal. In this new role she will provide the dynamic, local leadership needed to lead The Herald retail sales team. Carrie graduated with a public relations degree from Central Washington University. […]

Johansen joins Sound’s National Sales team

Sound Publishing, Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of Craig Johansen to its National Sales Team. Craig brings 35 years of sales experience to the lineup, 24 of those as Major Accounts Executive for the Daily Herald. Craig began his career at the Herald 33 years ago as an outside geographic representative and spent the […]