woodworking network

Last notes from the home office

After 40 years in publishing I am retiring from fulltime work. This will be my last column in FDMC. (With a nod to Frederick Exley in the title.) I’ve seen many shops and have interviewed hundreds of woodworkers. I’m often asked what makes companies successful. Here are some of my own observations from visiting many successful companies. I have written about this in the past and have modified and changed a few things here.

Vance Publishing Sells Woodworking Network to CCI Media

CCI Media will acquire Woodworking Network, part of a larger deal by Vance Publishing to sell all of its assets to Farm Journal Media, Bobit Business Media and CCI Media, Inc. Following the deal, Vance Publishing will ceasae operations.