Category Archives: Write Place News

The Write Place to launch book contest

It’s often impossible, even for the best authors, to get a manuscript published. To help one author achieve the seemingly unattainable, the book division of The Write Place will soon launch a contest that will grant a deserving author’s dream of book publication. The Write Place recently vied with 28 other small businesses in Story, […]

New employee part of exciting growth stage at the Write Place

The Write Place team in Pella welcomed a new staff member earlier this month. Writer and editor Hannah Crawford comes south to Pella from Rochester, Minn., to take her place among a talented staff of writers, graphic designers and project coordinators at this communications and book publishing agency. Before joining The Write Place, Crawford worked […]

Write Place event offers information on food, nutrition and publishing

A resolution for healthier eating. A decision to pursue a publishing dream. On Saturday, January 29, Food For Thought offers assistance in achieving either goal in 2011. The open house event features seminars in healthy eating and book publication, as well as door prizes, book discounts, healthy food samples, and a demo on making healthy, […]

The Write Place moves in and moves forward

After 15 years on the edge of town, The Write Place moves its Iowa headquarters to downtown Pella on October 6. The office is in Veel Hoeden—Pella’s new collaborative working center at 709 Main Street. “This is a landmark year for the Write Place,” said Owner Carol Van Klompenburg. “We’re celebrating 15 years of business, […]

Project by the Write Place receives top honors in national recognition program

A recent project designed and organized by The Write Place, of Macomb, Illinois, received Award of Excellence recognition in the 2010 Spotlight on Excellence national awards program sponsored by the Council of Rural Electric Communicators and the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association. The project, a Member Information Packet for East-Central Iowa Rural Electric Cooperative (REC) […]