Join your fellow niche media LEADERS for two days of expert speakers, panels and roundtables focused on revenue growth and business strategy. ONLY media leaders may attend.


Tim Hermes: There is Life After Publishing!

Tim is a multi-million dollar publishing giant that started and managed some of the most profitable magazines in the tech space. Then... he sold them ALL! Now, he is the founder of one of the fastest growing watch brands in the nation, Monterey Watch Co. Tim will share his top lessons learned in over 30 years in media (including how to sell your brands or company profitably) and show you how he took his publishing savy and created his next profitable venture!

Colleen McKenna: Unlocking the Hidden Powers of LinkedIN

Learn to create a strategic plan to empower your sales team and your total media business with LinkedIN. Colleen is the President of Intero Advisory and one of the nations foremost authorities on using LinkedIN to grow your business. She and her team have worked with over 800 organizations and tens of thousands of business professionals since 2011 to help them unlock the power of LinkedIn. (Colleen received a 100% 5-star ranking from attendees at the 2022 Niche Media Conference!)

Ryan Dohrn: 10 Strategies to Lead Your Team to Peak Performance

Ryan Dohrn has trained over 30,000 sales pros in 7 countries, plus currently works monthly with over 50 media companies and their related sales and management teams. He is also a graduate of the Cornell Executive Leadership Program. All that experience equals first-hand knowledge of pulling teams together to drive revenue and create new products and efficiencies. These strategies can inspire your teams to max performance and growth in 2025!


  • Niche media Publishers, Owners, and C-Suite Executives

  • VPs of Sales, Sales Directors, and top-level sales managers

  • VPs and Directors of Audience, Events, and Editorial

This is a high-level media operations attendee group ready and willing to share business details and talk the same language with each other, without confidentiality or competitive cautions.

This 2-day roundtable event has a primary focus of networking and sharing among the participants. All roundtables are moderated by industry professionals and broken down into niche groups like Consumer, B2B, City & Regional, and Sales Management to create very detailed and actionable discussions. Sample topics: managing print costs, paid content, new technologies, hiring/firing, finding salespeople, event revenue, building an editorial board, new revenue ideas, overhead and company management, and more. (Pro moderators will guide the topic selection and discussion.)