Loehmer named Hometown Media's business manager

Julie Loehmer is the new business manager for Hometown Media, Inc. Photo by Joseph Slacian

By The Paper staff

Julie Loehmer is the new business manager for Hometown Media, Inc., the parent company of The Paper of Wabash County and the North Manchester News-Journal.

“I am very fortunate to have such a high caliber and dedicated person such as Julie to head up our business department,” said Don Hurd, President and CEO of Hometown Media Inc. “As we continue to grow our company and product lines, Julie will be an integral part of our operations.

“I've been very blessed to be surrounded with so many talented team members working at Hometown Media. Julie has proven herself to be an outstanding leader for the organization.”

Loehmer joined The Paper staff in 2007 as a receptionist. She is currently the Accounting and Human Resource manager.
“I enjoy what I do,” she said. “I am very excited and thankful for the opportunity I have been given, and will always put forth my best effort.

“I love what I do and work with a great team at The Paper.”

A Northfield High School graduate, Loehmer received an associate’s degree in accounting from Ivy Tech Community College. Originally from Ohio, her family moved to Wabash County when she was a youngster.

She has two children, Abigail Schnepp, 12, and Alyssa Schnepp, 10. She, her daughters and her husband, Ryan Loehmer, live in the Urbana area.

When not on the job, she said she enjoys reading and “pretty much anything that gets me outside.”

Posted on 2019 Jun 11