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MARKETING AND PUBLICITY OPPORTUNITIES
Did you know that APA Members have the opportunity to participate in APA sponsored media and events to showcase their authors and narrators. Opportunities include the BEA TEA, PLA Supper, June Is Audiobook Month, Dropcards and more! APA members can take advantage of these APA initiatives to increase their visibility and grow audiobook awareness for the industry.
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2015 Audies Gala program.
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Thursday, December 3
12:30 p.m. EST.
Differentiating Voices - How Characters Age
Moderated by publisher/narrator Amy Rubinate, in conversation with acclaimed narrators Katherine Kellgren and Scott Brick and PRH audiobook director Christina Rooney.
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Save the dates! Registration and venue information coming soon!
1/12/16 - New York City
3/29/16 – New York City
5/9/16 – Chicago (pre-APAC)
June 2016 - Orlando (in conjunction with ALA Odyssey party)
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DID YOU KNOW...
The APA conducts various studies that serve as documentation of all aspects of the industry, as well as the backbone for new research. The Annual Sales Survey and the Biennial Consumer Survey provide snapshots of the industry and the consumer. Only Members have access to the complete reports and analysis--a valuable resource to understanding industry trends and aiding in strategic decision making.
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