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SAY GOODBYE TO BUSINESS AS USUAL!

It’s an all-new SABEW Spring Conference where we’ll focus on the future of business news. You can count on big ideas and Ted-style talks, hands-on skills development and more time for member networking. It’s like nothing we’ve ever done. We promise you’ll go back to your newsrooms with plenty to share and use.

Get the App! On your phone, go to sabew17.sched.com/mobile. Tap “Add to Home Screen.”

Conference chairs are Lisa Gibbs, global business editor, Associated Press and Beth Hunt, director, editorial recruiting and development, American City Business Journals.

For sponsor or exhibitor information contact Renee McGivern.

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Thursday, April 27 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Future of Business News Welcome Reception

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Welcome to SABEW17's opening event! Join SABEW and the Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism for the opening reception at the Seattle Times. Seattle is an exciting urban city surrounded by surrounded by water, mountains, and unmatched natural beauty. Famous for its coffee, music and rainy weather, Seattle is home to many famous landmarks, such as Mt. Rainier, the Space Needle and Pike's Place Marketplace.

Reception sponsored by Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism.

Venue hosted by the Seattle Times.

Welcome: Andrew Leckey, the Donald W. Reynolds Endowed Chair in Business Journalism, president of the Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism, and professor at Arizona State University; Cory Schouten, president of SABEW; Frank A. Blethen, publisher and chief executive officer, The Seattle Times.

Location: Seattle Times


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Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism

The Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism has trained more than 22,000 journalists and educators since it was established in 2003 with the goal of improving the quality of media coverage of business and the economy. The center offers training in person and online and sponsors a variety of other initiatives, including the national Barlett... Read More →

Welcome
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Frank A. Blethen

Publisher and chief executive officer, The Seattle Times
Frank Blethen is a fourth-generation member of the Blethen family, which founded The Seattle Times in 1896. He has been publisher and chief executive officer since 1985, having joined the family business full time in 1968. He held a variety of training positions at The Seattle Ti... Read More →
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Andrew Leckey

President, Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism
Andrew Leckey is president of the Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism, and Endowed Chair at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and a professor at Arizona State University. Andrew's professional journalism career has included a nationally-syndicated column, network television anchoring, books and online sites, teaches business and economic journalism at the Cronkite School. He was named the Reynolds Endowed Chair in Business Journalism and President of the Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism in 2009. | A longtime syndicated investment columnist for the Chicago Tribune, Andrew is a former CNBC anchor and the author or editor of 10 financial books that include an annual Random House business journalism... Read More →
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Cory Schouten

SABEW president, CJR senior editor
Cory Schouten is a senior editor at Columbia Journalism Review, where he commissions and edits stories from staff and freelance journalists for CJR.org. He was a Knight-Bagehot Fellow in Economics and Business Journalism at Columbia University. Previously he served as managing editor of Indianapolis Business Journal. Prior to taking over as managing editor in 2013... Read More →


Thursday April 27, 2017 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Seattle Times 1000 Denny Way, Seattle, WA 98109