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ECPA streamlines Leadership Summit schedule and extends early bird deadline

ECPA has just announced that it will streamline the schedule for its upcoming online Leadership Summit. Sessions will be held Tuesday-Thursday on April 27-29and May 4-6.  In the first week, programming will run from 10 am to 12 pm(central).  In the second week, two segments will be held daily at 10 am and 1 pmcentral.

The program will feature more than 15 webinars and roundtables, conducted by thought leaders and experts on issues specifically affecting Christian publishers.  Speakers during Practicum week include NPD’s Kristen McLean on a deep dive into the opportunities of the Christian market; HCCP’s VP of digital marketing and analytics Jerri Helms and Minno CEO Erick Goss in a session on growing online sales channels; with Book Manufacturer’s Institute’s Matt Baehr and General Manager of Lifeway India Ashish Thomas finishing the first week with a global report on printing and distribution.  On May 4-5, presenters include author Tod Bolsinger (Tempered Resilience: How Leaders Are Formed in the Crucible of Change), David French (The Dispatch), Timothy Dalrymple (Christianity Today), Michael Pietsch (CEO, Hachette Book Group), Daisy Hutton (Hachette Nashville), Madeline McIntosh (CEO, Penguin Random House), Tina Constable, (Waterbrook & Multnomah), Walter Kim (NAE), Thom Rainer (The Post Quarantine Church), and Nicole Martin (American Bible Society).  On May 6, the conference will conclude with a Town Hall led by the ECPA board, and the annual ECPA Awards Celebration featuring Max Lucado.

The early bird deadline has been extended to April 9.
ECPA members and their management teams are invited to REGISTER soon!