Our Team

Martina Dopf
Martina Dopf started a sales consultant with the 100 Mile Free Press in 2005 before taking over as publisher in 2016. She has a degree in International Business and Management, Marketing and Public Relations from the University of Nuertingen, Germany, and is fluent in English and German.

Max Winkelman
Max Winkelman started in journalism while still in high school by cohosting a local radio show. Since then, he’s earned two journalism degrees from TRU and Carleton University. He’s worked for the Yukon Quest (interviewing mushers), Shaw TV (hosting and producing TV segments), Haligonia (news writing and video), House Edge Media (sports writing and video), JoinDota (eSports writing) and Marketing Breakthroughs (producing marketing content, SEO and PPC) before joining the 100 Mile Free Press.

Carole Rooney
Carole Rooney is a news reporter at the 100 Mile House Free Press, where she began her journalism career in 2008. Carole’s news and feature writing benefits from her 20-year background in business writing, and is inspired in part by her childhood introduction to Ma Murray at her Lillooet home around 1970.

Multi-media Marketing Consultant
Taylor Ormiston
Taylor Ormiston joined the 100 Mile Free Press team as a multi media marketing consultant. Her history in direct to consumer marketing, paired with a keen sense for branding and innovative marketing strategies makes her a valuable addition to our sales team.
Do you have a new product you’d like to take to market? Want the word out on an upcoming event? Looking to take your brand to the next level? Get in touch with Taylor to learn what Black Press can do for your business.

Ad Designer
Kerri Mingo
With 23 years as an ad designer for the 100 Mile Free Press, Kerri Mingo is one of the most experienced designers you can find. Using her extensive expertise, she’ll make sure your ads get noticed, meet your specifications and exceed your expectations.

Graphic Designer
Evan Fentiman
Evan Fentiman has been employed with Black Press for the last decade in print production, working in the areas of newspaper, web and speciality publications. Prior to joining Black Press, Evan worked with several magazine and newspaper companies in B.C. as well as several years in the mining, forestry and drafting fields as a graphic designer.

Graphic Designer
Deb Theoret
Deb Theoret has been with the 100 Mile Free Press for 20 years, during which she’s created thousands of ads and laid out hundreds of pages. Deb’s production expertise results in outstanding ads and layout.

Front Office Clerk

Lori Brodie
Lori Brodie has worked with the 100 Mile Free Press since shortly after moving up to 100 Mile House several years ago. She enters classified and display ads, deals with all circulation matters, and is the friendly face behind the counter greeting all visitors and answering phone calls.

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