PMA University Preview: What’s in It for You?

February 2004
by Robin Bartlett, PMA University Chair

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Every year, I have the pleasure of working with a creative and talented group of course organizers while planning the PMA University. We will be holding the event at the Marriott Hotel in Chicago on June 1, 2, and 3, just prior to the start of Book Expo America (BEA). Our theme is Independent Book Publishing: The New Frontier,and we have an exciting course lineup to present to you, with more new courses than ever before. In fact, we will offer 45 new courses, which means that a whopping 64 percent of the 70 lectures, courses, and special event opportunities at PMA University will be new!

Betting This Is the Best

PMA University represents the very best of what our organization stands for and tries to accomplish on behalf of its members. All the speakers and course organizers are volunteers, and no one is paid for presentations or expenses. In other words, the people who present courses at PMA Universities are truly dedicated to giving back to the publishing industry and helping others succeed in their publishing endeavors. Our history and experience proves that PMA University offers the best speakers, the best courses, and the best educational program at an extremely affordable price. No other course, company, academic institution, or regional program comes close.

Now, I realize that’s a pretty bold statement, and as the PMA University chair, I admit I’m a bit prejudiced, but I’m willing to stand behind the statement and pr…IBPA Members – Click here to view the full article (login required).

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