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Succession Planning at 1517 Media

Thursday, November 3rd, 2016

Earlier today, 1517 Media Board of Trustees Chair Mark Brokering and I met with the entire staff of this ministry and business of publishing to make an announcement that is important in the life of this organization. We announced that I have decided to step down from my current role as President and CEO when […]

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Exciting News from Augsburg Fortress!

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016

Did you know that we at Augsburg Fortress are the proud inheritors of a Lutheran publishing tradition that extends back 200 years in North America?  Even though today we are more likely to deliver products digitally than by horse and buggy home delivery or even traditional brick and mortar bookstores, our mission really hasn’t changed. […]

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Wednesday, March 9th, 2016

I have been writing this blog since August 2003….that’s a long time!  While I don’t receive too many comments on it, I receive fairly regular feedback in other ways. Sometimes I’ll receive an email from someone about something I have written. Yesterday, there were 71 Facebook “likes” for my blog post. So, someone is reading […]



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