Integrated Media Company

While our work encompasses the content marketing needs of our target industries, our three key media brands are the tent poles of our success and growth strategy.
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Our Projects

In concert with our major media brands, we create world-class content marketing programs for clients in the community, economic development, travel and consumer-facing agriculture arenas.

Livability: Williamson County, Tennessee

Livability: Williamson County, Tennessee

Community
Texas Wide Open For Business

Texas Wide Open For Business

Economic Development
North Carolina Field & Family

North Carolina Field & Family

Agribusiness
North Carolina Travel Guide

North Carolina Travel Guide

Travel
South Carolina Commerce

South Carolina Commerce

Economic Development
Nashville Visitors Guide

Nashville Visitors Guide

Travel
Livability: Southern Idaho

Livability: Southern Idaho

Community
FFA New Horizons

FFA New Horizons

Agribusiness
Georgia Grown

Georgia Grown

Agribusiness
Montgomery County, MD Economic Development

Montgomery County, MD Economic Development

Economic Development
Asheville Travel Guide

Asheville Travel Guide

Travel
Livability Sweetwater County, Wyoming

Livability Sweetwater County, Wyoming

Community

Find the Good – and Praise It

This phrase was found at the bottom of Alex Haley’s pale yellow personal stationery. It described Alex’s personal code of conduct, what might be called his operating philosophy. It predated his connection to Journal, the small startup in which he had become an investor in 1988, along with his photographer friend and fellow Pulitzer Prize-winner Robin Hood.
Sometime early in Journal’s history, the company adopted Alex’s personal credo as its own. Like Alex, the words were simple, direct and abundantly positive. The phrase perfectly fit the company’s growing business of telling stories with distinctive photography and compelling editorial content.

Alex would be amazed at the company’s progress and the tools at its disposal to tell the stories of communities and specific industries in print, digital, social, video and mobile.

He would be amazed that the company has transformed from a single-focused custom publisher to a media company anchored by three distinct brands: Livability, Farm Flavor and Business Climate.

But he would be most amazed that the enduring element that describes the company’s mission is his simple, powerful phrase: “Find the Good – and Praise It!”

Testimonials

  • Our Livability partnership with Journal provides a robust promotion program to reach our customers: visitors, economic development leads, local consumers and residents, through a traditional print magazine and Livability.com presence. Over our 10-year relationship, the editors, writers, and photographers always find new and exciting ways to tell our story. 

    Shawn Barigar
    President/CEO, Twin Falls Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Journal has done an outstanding job as our publishing partner for the Nashville Meeting Planning Guide and the Nashville Visitors Guide for the past 18 years. They understand how to implement our vision for the city and convey that in guides that help bring more visitors to Music City.

    Butch Spyridon
    President, Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp
  •  What has impressed me most about Journal is the quality of their product. The magazine that they created for us was stunning—it had beautiful photography and a wonderful layout. More than that, it had first rate journalism on industries that people wanted to know about. Put it all together and it’s no surprise that we blew through most of our copies the first month it was out.

    Dan Seals
    Assistant Director, Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity
  • There is not enough we can say about our success in reaching our membership through the working relationship we have had with the staff of Journal. Together, we have published a product that has been well accepted in the homes of our 650,000 members and has become a tool that has tied our membership to our organization. Each issue just seems to get better and better.

    Pettus Read
    Director of Communications (retired), Tennessee Farm Bureau
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