Postal Alternatives and Rates. An NTMC Webinar 9/15/10. Your moderator:. Keith Gilpin , Vice President Advertising Distribution & Operations, Orange County Register Welcome to our first NTMC webinar! All panelists audible, attendees muted. Attendees encouraged to submit typed questions.
An NTMC Webinar
Keith Gilpin, Vice President Advertising Distribution & Operations, Orange County Register
Assisting today: Philip Brown, NTMC Executive Director and Program Organizer – will manage slides, the clock and field questions from attendees.
Jim Hart, President,
Integrated Advertising Solutions
A 6-year trend…
Proposed 2011 Increase
GDP 2005-2010 +17.7%
Duff Heyl, TMC Sales and Operations Manager, Arizona Republic
Ernie Chenault, TMC Manager,
“Hampton Roads Savings Weekly”
Perry Corsetti, Director of Customer Relations, Philadelphia Inquirer
Paul Boyle, Senior Vice President / Public Policy, Newspaper Association of America
Newspaper Target Marketing Coalition - Webinar
September 15, 2010
Paul J. Boyle
Senior Vice President / Public Policy
Postal Reform Law – Rate Setting Process
Mailer / NAA Opposition
Possible Outcomes in Rate Case
Status of the Elimination of Saturday Delivery
NAA Postal Activities in 2011
Rate Cap to Force Cost Discipline
Rate Cap Tied to CPI
Negative CPI in 2009; No Increase in 2010
+ 0.58% CPI in 2010
Exception in Law for “Extraordinary or Exceptional Circumstances”
USPS Says Volume Decline (36 billion pieces/ ’07-’09) = “Extraordinary Circumstances”
Final questions from audience?
Special thanks to all our panelists and attendees, and especially Keith Gilpin, Susan Duchin and Jane Comfort for their contributions and encouragement that made our first webinar program possible!