The LION Summit 2013 conference committee and sponsors are busy preparing for tonight's welcome reception at Film Row Cinema.
Six dozen independent news website publishers, journalism students and sponsors are expected for the inaugural LION Summit Oct. 3-5 at Columbia College in Chicago, IL.
Regstration opens at 4:30 p.m. followed by a reception where publishers will mix and mingle with their peers, network with old friends and greet new LIONs to the pride.
Meet the 36 winners of the 2023 LION Local Journalism Awards
Each winner received at least $1,300 to further boost their independent news business.
Introducing LION’s five-year strategic growth plan
Why we’re doubling down on measuring sustainability as our core offering.
What we’ve learned about the unique struggles and success of BIPOC news leaders, and how to better support them
Challenges include access to capital, lack of business experience and low capacity