Feb 27, 2012 - BankNews Media is pleased to announce the addition of Kristen Rulon to its team as assistant editor, contract publications. She will oversee the design and production of the companyís contract publications, including California Banker, Illinois Banker, In Touch, Florida Banking and Maine Banker. She will also be responsible for the updating the contract publications section of the companyís website and assisting, as needed, on promotional or marketing materials and provides editorial assistance, such as editing, proofreading, for the companyís other publications.
Prior to joining BankNews Media, Rulon worked as the community editor for the Excelsior Springs Standard in Excelsior Springs, Mo. She received her bachelorís degree in journalism with a writing minor from Northwest Missouri State University in Maryville, Mo. While attending Northwest, she worked for the award-winning community/university weekly newspaper, the Northwest Missourian, for two years.
In 2011, Rulon was awarded Best Feature Photograph and Honorable Mention for Best News Story in the Class 1 category for her submissions in the Missouri Press Associationís Better Newspaper Contest.
Contact Kristen at krulon(at)banknews.com or 913-261-7075.
About BankNews Media
Based in Shawnee Mission, Kan., BankNews Media is dedicated to serving the needs of community bankers through a wide range of online and print products and services. Its flagship publication, BankNews, is the leading publication for community banks throughout the United States. The companyís Contract Publishing Division offers a range of services to state banking associations, from editorial and advertising sales, to design, printing and mailing. In addition, BankNews Media has been one of the nationís most respected publishers of bank directories for more than 50 years.