ONA Weekly #17

By on July 23, 2014

 ONA Weekly No. 17

Writers, find new revenue for journalism projects

Save the date for New Avenues in Journalism, Oct. 10-11 in San Francisco, featuring Kara Swisher, Re/code Co-Executive Editor, as keynote. At the conference, co-hosted by American Society of Journalists and Authors, San Francisco State University Journalism Department and the Online News Association, media innovators will coach freelancers about new sources of income. ONA members save $25 off the rate for Friday, and $20 off the optional Saturday add-on.

A call for motivated digital news leaders

ONA is now accepting nominations and applications for our 2015 Board of Directors. We’re looking for digital visionaries to help guide the future of ONA, the world’s largest association of digital journalists.

Google for Media: New York City

Join us for a free news summit with industry leaders from New York City and beyond, July 28 and 29 in New York. We’re partnering with Google, the Society of Professional Journalists, the National Association of Hispanic Journalists, the National Association of Black Journalists, the Asian American Journalist Association, and the International Center for Journalists to bring you an expanded two-day training with demos and hands-on workshops, so RSVP now.

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Jeremiah Patterson

Jeremiah was ONA's Digital Manager from 2012 to the fall of 2016 and was responsible for ONA's collection of websites, including journalists.org, conference websites, the membership center, awards platforms and more. Before joining ONA, he served as a web producer and content developer at The Wildlife Society, maintaining the organization’s website, email marketing and other online services. An Ohio native and media enthusiast, Jeremiah grew up with a deep interest in video production and graphic design. He now focuses in user experience and human-centered design.