That’s A Wrap on Our Media Mixer!

Set against the backdrop of a New York street at the CBS Studios in Studio City, nearly a hundred attendees met and mingled with 20 members of the media at NCM Network’s Annual Media Mixer. Entrance fees for this popular annual event support our Ruth Collander Endowment Fund, which provides scholarships to communications and journalism…

Annual Media Mixer – June 15

Every summer, the Nonprofit Communications and Media Network (NCM Network) hosts the Annual Media Mixer so that members and guests can meet the media. This annual event supports our Ruth Collander Endowment Fund, which provides scholarships to communications and journalism students attending Southern California colleges and universities. If you’ve attended a previous Media Mixer, you…

State of the Media: Radio, News Services & Podcasts

Each year, the Nonprofit Communications and Media Network (NCM Network) presents “State of the Media” programs. Due to the changing nature of media and how news is distributed, we separated this year’s discussion into two programs. In April, we discussed TV, Print, and Bloggers – click HERE for a recap. On May 18, we discussed…

State of the Media: TV, Print and Bloggers

Each year, the Nonprofit Communications and Media Network presents “State of the Media” programs. Due to the changing nature of media and how news is distributed, we have separated the discussion into two programs this year. The first program scheduled for April 20 featured TV, Print, and Bloggers; and the second program scheduled for May…

A New Name, A New Era

After 60 years, a name change for PIRATES was necessary. Many wondered about the meaning of the PIRATES’ acronym and what it had to do with the organization’s purpose. Through a year-and-a-half process, your volunteer Board of Directors verified that the organization’s name was confusing for potential and current members. When created as a nonprofit…