As the Co-owner of The Ann Magazine, Jim lives in the new and fast-changing landscape of local media. He will discuss the importance of journalism in an increasingly complex world.

About Jim

Jim McBee is a co-founder of The Ann magazine, a monthly news magazine for Washtenaw County that’s in its sixth year. The Ann is the third startup print publication he’s been involved in. He’s been an editor, designer and supervisor in newspaper newsrooms across America. He believes solutions to journalism’s problems will come from independent rather than mainstream, corporate media.

Twitter: @jimmcbee