May 28, 2015
May 26, 2015: This Week: Booth #2732 at the Javits Center in New York City
Stop by, find out more about EFA, and meet some of our members.
EFA will have booths at the following industry events also:
Printers Row Lit Fest, June 6-7, Chicago. Editors Association Canada Conference: Editing Goes Global, June 12-14, Toronto. Writer's Digest Annual Conference, July 31-August 1, New York City. Brooklyn Book Festival, September 20. American Medical Writers Association, September 30-October 3, San Antonio.
May 19, 2015: Voting Has Begun!
The 2015 EFA ballots were sent to members by email today. If you don't find yours in your email system, please contact the EFA office.
Positions on this year's ballot are: 1 Co-executive director 1 Treasurer 7 Members at large (MALs)
Candidates' statements are posted in the Announcements section.
Residing in or near New York City is NOT a requirement for election to the board, but you must be an EFA member in good standing.
Election results will be announced at the Annual Meeting, by email, in our newsletters, and here on the website. Thank you for participating!
May 8, 2015: Upcoming EFA EventsEFA will have booths at the following industry events. Stop by, find out more about EFA, and meet some of our members. BookExpoAmerica and UPublishU and BookCon, May 27-31, New York. Printers Row Lit Fest, June 6-7, Chicago. Editing Goes Global, Editors' Association of Canada, June 12-14, Toronto. Brooklyn Book Festival, September 20. American Medical Writers Association, September 30-October 3, San Antonio.
Members: Save the Date! Annual Meeting, June 17. For details, see under General Meeting in the sidebar to the right.
Don't see an event near you? Check out our regional chapters for more activities.
March 25, 2015: New Benefit Can Help You Manage Contracts and More
Members: Check out our newest member benefit, a 25% discount off of the Shake Pro app (based on an annual plan). Create, sign, and send legal agreements seamlessly from any device! For details, see the Benefits Summary page.
March 19, 2015: Calling All EFA Authors
Members, are you interested in writing an informational booklet that will help your fellow EFA members? The Publications Committee Chair wants to hear from you! See "Calling All EFA Authors" in the Download Center for details.
February 24, 2015: Out and About with EFA
Thanks to the efforts of our board's Events Subcommittee and of many local volunteers, EFA has booths at numerous conferences, book fairs, and other industry events throughout the year. Do stop by and say hello.
Members, if you would like to volunteer or propose a booth at an event near you, see the Members' page Representing EFA at Events. It's a great way to meet colleagues and for potential clients to meet you!
Some places we'll be in 2015: Tucson Festival of Books, March 14-15. American Copy Editors Society (ACES), March 26-28, Pittsburgh. Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP), Booth 1731, April 8-11, Minneapolis. BookExpoAmerica and UPublishU, May 27-30, New York. Brooklyn Book Festival, September 20. American Medical Writers Association, September 30-October 3, San Antonio.
Check back for updates on more conferences throughout the year.
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