Tri-City Herald President and Publisher Gregg McConnell will be the keynote speaker at the American Society for Quality's April 2 meeting.
He will discuss the business of journalism, the transformation of the newspaper industry and the struggle to differentiate journalism from news.
He will share some of the key challenges being addressed and how quality plays a role in the industry's future.
The meeting will be O'Callahan's/Shilo Inn in Richland. Check-in and networking starts at 5:30 p.m. The buffet dinner at 6 p.m. and the presentation at 6:45 p.m.
Cost is $17 for ASQ members, $20 for non-members, or $5 for the presentation only.
Reservations are due March 28. Email Panda_2@ charter.net or call 509-371-2221.
For more information about ASQ Section 614, go to www.asq614.org.