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Howard Dubin

Howard Dubin (BSJ54) is a member of the Medill Hall of Achievement.

Dubin is the chairman and treasurer of Manufacturers’ News, Inc., a publishing firm he started in 1957 in Evanston, Illinois. Today the company publishes 51 annual industrial directories and provides content for, an Internet buyer’s guide for manufacturing services and vendors.

Throughout his career, Dubin has held various leadership roles at many levels of the Society of Professional Journalists. Dubin first became involved with the SPJ as a member of the Chicago Headline Club, the local professional chapter of SPJ. Dubin also has been a member of the chapter’s board of directors and served as chapter president and treasurer.