Industry News


Stop the Press! Forward Names Surman Associate Publisher

Yoav Kaufman 12/02/2010

The Forward, America’s most influential Jewish weekly newspaper and website, has appointed Barry S. Surman associate publisher. In his position, Surman will be responsible for growing both the print and digital revenues of the Forward…

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Award-Winning Consultants

Yoav Kaufman 07/29/2010

Lautman Maska Neill & Company is proud that three campaigns – which successfully raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for three wonderful organizations – were awarded Silver Maxis by the Direct Marketing Association of…

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Rating the Charities

Yoav Kaufman 04/07/2010

There are several charity rating agencies on the web, the best-known and largest being Charity Navigator. CN looks at a lot of financial data and then rates 5,500 agencies using a 0-4 star system.…

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That’s It?

Yoav Kaufman 02/18/2010

“The average consumer receives 24.7 pieces of mail per week. That’s the fourth straight year that shows a drop in volume, a 5.7 percent drop compared to the heydays of 2005 and 2006 (which…

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“PR 101 for charities”

Yoav Kaufman 01/25/2010

Editorial from the 01.25.2010 “A few days ago, for the first time ever, the Ministry of Welfare and Social Services made public the amount of shekels it contributes to Israel’s third sector. While…

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Camp Foundation Names Fingerman New CEO

Yoav Kaufman 01/12/2010

Source: NEW YORK (JTA) — “The Foundation for Jewish Camp has tapped businessman Jeremy Fingerman as its new chief executive officer. Fingerman, most recently the founder and managing principal of the consulting and…

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