- On February 21, 2015
Before starting MicroMedia, Bill Blevins was the vice president of new business development for GateHouse Media, a public company with their headquarters located in Fairport, NY. GateHouse Media owned more than 465 newspaper websites across the country. He was formerly Vice President of Online Operations with Community Newspaper Holdings, Inc. located in Birmingham, AL, from 2004 to 2006. From 1990 to 2004, Mr. Blevins held several newsroom and online management positions, including Director of Photography and Internet Director running Fredericksburg.com, for The Free Lance-Star Publishing Co. Inc., of Fredericksburg, VA. In December 2000, Bill received the Newspaper Association of America’s “20 Under 40” award honoring 20 people under 40 years of age who have had significant positive impact on the newspaper industry. Mr. Blevins has more than 20 years of experience in the newspaper industry. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the School of Fine Arts and Communications at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, VA.