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Welcome to the 19th annual American Copy Editors Society national conference in Pittsburgh March 26-28, 2015. (Photo by Jeremy Davis.)

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Saturday, March 28 • 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Maintaining Good Design in a Hub Setting

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In this session, David Kordalski discusses the challenges and changes to work patterns required for success in a remote design/editing location, using The Plain Dealer as a case study. He’ll share the lessons that have helped keep its design standards at or near where they were before the change to a publication hub environment. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Tim Martin will join for a discussion about copy editing and design in a more traditional context.


David Kordalski

Assistant managing editor/visuals, The Plain Dealer
A visual journalist since the early 1980s, David Kordalski is assistant managing editor/visuals at The Plain Dealer in his hometown of Cleveland. Prior to that, he worked at large-, midsize- and small-circulation dailies. The Plain Dealer visuals team has been recognized by the Society for News Design (SND) and other journalism organizations in nearly every design, photography, illustration and graphics category. David received Ball State... Read More →

Tim Martin

Senior assistant managing editor, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Tim Martin has witnessed newspaper production evolve from manual typewriters, carbon paper, black and white film and Linotype machines; to IBM Selectrics, scanners and wax paste-up; to video display terminals, pagination, digital images and color printing. He saw the Internet enter the newsroom and change the culture again, coupled with the challenges of remote computer servers and off-site presses. He worked as a photographer and reporter... Read More →

Saturday March 28, 2015 2:00pm - 3:30pm

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