The Memphis Flyer
  • 460 Tennessee St., Suite 200
  • Memphis, Tennessee 38103
  • Phone: (901) 521-9000
  • Fax: (901) 521-0129
  • Circulation: 42,128 (as of June 2014)
  • Audited By: Circulation Verification Council
  • Publication Day: Every Thursday
  • Market Served: Memphis Metropolitan Area
  • National Advertising: Voice Media Group
The Memphis Flyer was founded on February 16, 1989, by Contemporary Media, Inc., publisher of Memphis magazine. With more than 222,000 regular readers, the Memphis Flyer is an urban newsweekly with a blend of hard news and features, and columns devoted to politics, sports, art, theatre, film, etc. In addition, the Flyer provides Memphis' most comprehensive event listings, calendar, and entertainment reporting.

Over the past 25 years, the Flyer has become an important part of the Memphis community, with a reputation for breaking important stories and taking a fresh, sometimes irreverent look at the landscape of the city. In the past three years, the staff of the Flyer has earned more than 30 awards from the Society of Professional Journalists/Mid-South Chapter. The Flyer has also won the prestigious Green Eyeshade award for investigative reporting from the Atlanta Chapter of SPJ.
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Recent AAN Awards

2011 Music Criticism, 1st Place (Circulation Above 50000) by Chris Herrington
2010 Individual Blog, 2nd Place (Circulation Below 50000) by Chris Davis
2010 Music Criticism, 2nd Place (Circulation Below 50000) by Chris Herrington
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Title Name Email address*
Publisher Kenneth Neill ---
CFO Jennifer Oswalt ---
Associate Publisher/Editor Bruce VanWyngarden ---
Director of Digital/Operations Molly Willmott ---
Advertising Director Penelope Huston ---
Art Director Carrie Beasley ---
Managing Editor Susan Ellis ---
Staff Writer Chris Davis ---
Reporter Louis Goggans ---
Staff Writer Toby Sells ---
Classified Advertising Manager DeShaune McGhee ---
Advertising Manager Carrie O'Guin ---
Senior Account Executive Kelli de Witt ---
Sales Executive Max Dynerman ---
Marketing Manager Matt Writt ---

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Recent Articles

Metro Pulse Deserved Better

Print isn't dead, but there are some brain-dead media organizations.
The Memphis Flyer  |  Bruce VanWyngarden  |  10-24-2014  |  Media

Double Play

The Boston Globe’s fire-sale price tag raises the question: Is the paper undervalued now or was it overvalued two decades ago?
The Memphis Flyer  |  Kenneth Neill  |  08-09-2013  |  Media
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