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Windy City Media Group publishes
www.windycitymediagroup.com;
Windy City Times (The combined forces of Windy City Times, founded Sept. 1985, and Outlines newspaper, founded May 1987.),
WindyCityQueercast.com;
Nightspots;
OUT! Resource Guide Online;
and Identity Online.


PUBLISHER & EXECUTIVE EDITOR Tracy Baim

Assistant Publisher: Terri Klinsky
Managing Editor: Andrew Davis
Business Manager: Ripley Caine
Director of New Media: Jean Albright
Art Director: Kirk Williamson
Senior Reporter: Matt Simonette
Senior Account Executives: Amy Matheny, Kirk Williamson, Chris Cheuvront, Gretchen Blickensderfer
Nightspots Managing Editor: Kirk Williamson
National Sales: Rivendell Media, 212-242-6863
Theater Editor : Scott C. Morgan
Cinema Writer: Richard Knight, Jr.
Books Writer: Yasmin Nair
Senior Writers: Kate Sosin, Bob Roehr, Rex Wockner, Marie J. Kuda, David Byrne, Tony Peregrin, Lisa Keen, Yasmin Nair, Erica Demarest
Arts & Entertainment Writers: Mary Shen Barnidge, Steve Warren, Lawrence Ferber, Mel Ferrand, Jerry Nunn, Alicia Wilson, Jonathan Abarbanel
Columnists/Writers: Yvonne Zipter, Jorjet Harper, Lee Lynch, Tully Satre, Lisa Keen, Charlsie Dewey, Michael Knipp, Lisa Klein, Joe Erbentraut, Carrie Maxwell, Billy Masters, Chuck Colbert, Micki Leventhal, Sarah Toce, Dana Rudolph, Sally Parsons, Emmanuel Garcia, Matt Simonette, Francesca Royser, Nick Patricca
Senior Photographers: Kat Fitzgerald, Mel Ferrand, Hal Baim, Emmanuel Garcia, Dave Ouano, Tim Carroll
Circulation Director: Jean Albright
Distribution: Ashina, Allan, Dan, John, Renee, Sue and Victor

Web hosting: LoveYourWebsite.com
Lead Programmer: Martie Marro

Promotions: Scott Duff

Windy City Media Group serves the diverse communication needs of the gay and lesbian community. It is the only regional gay media group in the U.S. with multi-media projects, including an online podcast, two weekly publications, one monthly ethnic online magazine, and an online resource guide. And all of our products are available online.

Windy City Times

Windy City Times is the only Chicago gay media outlet with demographics audited by outside companies, Harris Interactive and Community Marketing, Inc. These statistics are rated against the U.S. average for every category, and those detailed reports are available upon request.

Published since 1985, Windy City Times has won numerous awards in both the gay and mainstream communities, from journalism prizes to community service awards:

- Crain's Chicago Business 40 Under 40 for Publisher Tracy Baim.

- Peter Lisagor Chicago mainstream journalism.

- Q Syndicate national press awards.

- Community awards from a wide range of organizations, including The Human Rights Campaign, American Civil Liberties Union, National Organization for Women, Affinity, Dignity, March on Washington, Test Positive Aware, Bailiwick Theatre, and more.

- Studs Terkel 2005 Journalism Award for Publisher Tracy Baim

- Chicago Gay and Lesbian Hall of Fame

induction for WCT Publisher and several key staff and writers.

- 2006 National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association Award to Tracy Baim.

Because of its depth of coverage, readers and advertisers in Windy City Times and other Windy City Media Group products have a long-term loyalty. Some advertisers have been in every issue since 1985. There is a great value in high name recognition and community support, which extends to sponsorship of literally hundreds of events each year in Chicago.

Windy City Media Group is a respected and integral part of the Chicago gay and lesbian community and we welcome you as part of our team.

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Windy City Times Deadline every Wednesday.
Nightspots Deadline every Wednesday.
Identity (BLACKlines and En La Vida): Now archived online only
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Copyright 2013 Lambda Publications Inc./Windy City Media Group; All rights reserved. Reprint by permission only. Back issues (if available) for $5 per issue (postage included). Return postage must accompany all manuscripts, drawings, and photographs submitted if they are to be returned, and no responsibility may be assumed for unsolicited materials. All rights to letters, art and photographs sent to Windy City Times will be treated as unconditionally assigned for publication purposes and as such, subject to editing and comment. The opinions expressed by the columnists, cartoonists, letter writers, and commentators are their own and do not necessarily reflect the position of Windy City Times. Publication of the name, photograph, or likeness of a person or organization in articles or advertising in Windy City Times is not to be construed as any indication of the sexual orientation of such person or organization. While we encourage readers to support the advertisers who make this newspaper possible, Windy City Times cannot accept responsibility for advertising claims.


(773) 871-7610 FAX (773) 871-7609

e-mail: editor@windycitymediagroup.com

www.WindyCityMediaGroup.com

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WINDY CITY MEDIA GROUP, 5315 N. Clark St. #192, Chicago, IL 60640 USA (MAILING ADDRESS ONLY) Windy City Times Deadline every Wednesday. Nightspots Deadline Wednesday prior to street date. Identity (BLACKlines and En La Vida): Archived online OUT! Resource Guide ONLINE www.WindyCityMediaGroup.com www.WindyCityQueercast.com www.QueerTVNetwork.com "Windy City Media Group generated enormous interest among their readers in this year's LGBT Consumer Index Survey. Out of approximately 100 print and online media partners who participated in the survey, Windy City was the best performing regional media in the U.S. Only survey partners with a nationwide footprint were able to generate a greater number of responses." David Marshall, Research Director, Community Marketing, Inc.




Copyright © 2014 Windy City Media Group. All rights reserved.
Reprint by permission only. PDFs for back issues are downloadable from
our online archives. Single copies of back issues in print form are
available for $4 per issue, older than one month for $6 if available,
by check to the mailing address listed below.

Return postage must accompany all manuscripts, drawings, and
photographs submitted if they are to be returned, and no
responsibility may be assumed for unsolicited materials.
All rights to letters, art and photos sent to Nightspots
(Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago
Gay and Lesbian News and Feature Publication) will be treated
as unconditionally assigned for publication purposes and as such,
subject to editing and comment. The opinions expressed by the
columnists, cartoonists, letter writers, and commentators are
their own and do not necessarily reflect the position of Nightspots
(Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago Gay,
Lesbian, Bisexual and Transegender News and Feature Publication).

The appearance of a name, image or photo of a person or group in
Nightspots (Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times
(a Chicago Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender News and Feature
Publication) does not indicate the sexual orientation of such
individuals or groups. While we encourage readers to support the
advertisers who make this newspaper possible, Nightspots (Chicago
GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago Gay, Lesbian
News and Feature Publication) cannot accept responsibility for
any advertising claims or promotions.

 

 

 



 

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