92nd Annual NETPA Convention


IMG_4977Room reservation deadline is March 5  for the 92nd Annual Convention at the Hilton Garden Inn in Granbury April 5-7, 2018.

Make your reservations early at the special group rate of $119 per night.   Call 817-579-3804 and use group code NETXPS

Download registration form and schedule of events

Additional hotel information

Visit Granbury

Tentative Schedule

Thursday, April 5
10 a.m.Golf at Harbor Lakes Country Club
$50 per player
2 p.m.Registration Desk opens
6 p.m.Burgers, Brews and Bingo at Grumps
Bring cash for Bingo cards to benefit scholarship fund
Friday, April 6
8 a.m.Registration Desk opens
8 a.m.Breakfast
8:45 a.m..Welcome to Granbury
9 a.m.Saving Community Journalism
What we learned and what we are doing. Tommy Thomason of TCCJ will lead a discussion from the TCCJ workshop held in 2017
11 a.m.Be more productive
Tommy Thomason and Broc Sears of TCCJ will present free online and smartphone tools to help you work faster and smarter
11:30 a.m.How would you react to an active threat?
Granbury PD Sgt. Cris Brochetto will give information on how to react to life threatening situations
Sgt. Brochetto will continue his program with a Q&A to follow
2 p.m.Free time to enjoy Granbury
5:30 p.m.President's Reception
6:30 p.m.Dinner
Kristin Jaworski, Trail Boss of the Fort Worth Herd will entertain with tales of her many adventures with the legendary longhorns
8 p.m.Hospitality Room
Saturday, April 7
8:30 a.m.Great Idea Exchange
8:45 a.m.Advertising promotions and ROP successes
9:30 a.m.Circulation improvers
10:00 a.m.Social Media: Are we doing it right?
10:30 a.m.General Business Meeting
Silent Auction ends
11 a.m.Awards Brunch
Winners of the NETPA Better Newspaper contest will be announce by Brad Blakemore, chairman

Questions for suggestions: Contact Rick Craig

Hilton Areial Photo