We're proud to provide State College and the surrounding region with an interesting, timely and fun monthly magazine that brings together great people, ideas and events. Over the years, we have had the pleasure of getting to know a lot of wonderful people from our area—young and old. This is our opportunity to introduce ourselves to you!
Marlene Sample has been in the publishing business for more than 30 years. She and her husband, George, own several newspapers and shoppers throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maine, New Hampshire and New York. State College Magazine and Pennsylvania Business Central were acquired by the Sample Media group in 2007. These two publications, along with The Bargain Sheet, are housed in the Vallamont Building, 1001 University Drive. As a 1973 Penn State grad, she is loyal to all that is "Penn State Proud." Marlene loves golf and the beach, but most of all, spending time with her daughter, Morgan. Email Marlene at email@example.com
David Wells was named publisher of State College Magazine on Jan. 1, 2014. He is also the publisher of the Sample Media group’s Pennsylvania Business Central, Marcellus Business Central and The Bargain Sheet and the director of Centered magazine. David has been with the Sample Media group since 2009, initially focusing on the company’s business publications and launching the Marcellus Shale biweekly. David and his wife, Kim, have been part of the State College community for 40 years, raising three boys and three girls. Email David at davidwells620@. gmail.com
Maggie Anderson joined State College magazine in November of
2013. She grew up in Boalsburg and graduated from State College Area
High School. She has a bachelor’s degree in English from New York
University as well as a master’s degree from Sarah Lawrence College.
Maggie enjoys spending time outdoors in the woods and indoors in the
kitchen. Email Maggie at firstname.lastname@example.org
Chris Blaska is a lifelong resident of Central Pennsylvania. He graduated from Pennsylvania College of Technology with a degree in graphic design. He joined the Sample Media staff in 2001. Chris enjoys watching and playing sports and following Penn State athletics.
Sandy Lauri joined the staff of State College Magazine in late 2004, bringing 14 years of print sales experience with her. Working with her clients to meet their marketing needs in creative ways while staying within their budgets has always been her focus. Sandy enjoys motorcycling with her husband and watching her two adult children spread their wings. Email Sandy to discuss your advertising needs today! email@example.com
Corinna Anskis joined Sample Media in 2006. She enjoys working with her clients and creating effective advertising within their budgets. When not working, she volunteers for the March of Dimes and plays an active role in her three children's activities. Email Corinna to discuss your advertising needs today! firstname.lastname@example.org