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New marketing coordinator brings social media savvy and bilingual skills to the position

TOPEKA, Kan. (May 19, 2017) – Ogden Publications has hired Elizabeth Granada as a marketing coordinator.

Granada will manage internal merchandise inventory, develop marketing promotions for print and digital campaigns for all of Ogden’s media brands, coordinate promotional campaign calendars and deadlines, participate in product development and launch planning, writing marketing copy, update the e-commerce site as needed, and facilitate off-site marketing efforts related to special events.

“We look for Elizabeth to be an important member of our team,” says Randy Smith, merchandise manager for Ogden Publications. “Her unique skill set combines organizational detail, bilingual proficiency, marketing savvy – especially with social media, and copywriting expertise.”

Granada holds a Bachelor of Science in Journalism (Strategic Communications) and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish, both from the University of Kansas. Granada is a member of the Kansas Paraguay Partners and is a BuzzFeed Community Contributor.

About Ogden Publications Inc.
Ogden Publications Inc. (, based in Topeka, Kan., is the leading information resource serving the sustainable lifestyle, rural lifestyle and collectible machine communities. Its brands include the most prominent voices in their communities: Mother Earth News, Mother Earth Living, Utne Reader, Capper’s Farmer, Grit, Farm Collector, Gas Engine Magazine and Motorcycle Classics. The company maintains an active audience of more than 12 million enthusiasts. Ogden also offers a complete line of individual accident, health and life insurance and annuity products through its Capper’s Insurance Service division. Capper’s Insurance Service serves individuals in Kansas, Nebraska, Missouri and Iowa.


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Randy Smith, merchandise manager:; 785-274-4348

Friday, May 19, 2017