2017 Event Details

Thank you! The 2017 CNPA Press Summit brought publishers, editors and senior executives together from all over the state.

The event was held at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel, May 18-20, 2017. An enormous thank you to each and every one of our our speakers, hosts and sponsors who shared their expertise and joined us for the event.

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Press Summit 2017

Title Host Sponsor

Los Angeles Times logo

Event Host Sponsors

Gannett Logo

Host Sponsors

Gold Event Sponsor

NTVB Media

Silver Event Sponsors

Ultimate Print Source
Jassy Vick Carolan
Santa Monica Travel & Tourism
Southwest Offset Printing


Advance Web Offset Logo
United Reporting Logo
Creative Circle Media
FWD Management Group

Travel & Accommodations


We are working now to finalize the hotel bill and confirm # of nights stayed at Loews for our newspaper members. Once we have audited the bill, we will rebate newspapers for the amounts noted below. No additional information is needed.


CNPA will reimburse newspaper members for a maximum of three (3) nights per room, based on actual room nights used during the conference within the CNPA discounted room block. Rooms purchased outside of the room block (i.e. via Expedia, Hotels.com, etc) are not eligible. Names and dates will be confirmed by the hotel pick-up report. Rebates will be available 10-30 days after the Summit.

1 night hotel room, $299/night++

2 nights hotel room, $299/night++; CNPA will rebate $100/night (max 2 nights).

3+ nights hotel room, $299/night++; CNPA will rebate $130/night (max 3 nights).

These discounted prices and rebates apply to the CNPA Summit room block and expire when all rooms in our block are booked. Contact renee@cnpa.com for more information.