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Whitaker Publishing
2111 S. Eastgate Ave.
Springfield, MO 65809

(P) 417-883-7417
(F) 417-889-7417


About Us

We’re Whitaker Publishing, a life-improvement company in Springfield, Missouri serving more than 130,000 monthly readers. We produce award-winning publications, have a custom publishing division, a ticketing platform and an event planning division. While we're at it, we host parties and events for movers, shakers and everyone in between. There’s more to come. We promise.


Mission Statement

Whitaker Publishing is a life-improvement company. We enrich our readers' lives with quality information presented in an attractive, entertaining way; our advertising clients with attractive, effective media to reach those readers; and our associates with a positive work environment that rewards professionalism and creativity.



Job Opportunities

See full-time, part-time, internships, modeling opportunities and more here.


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To inquire about advertising, please call Ammie Scott at 417-883-7417.


Photo Submissions

Photographers and readers may submit photos of local interest by email to with a clear subject line, or on a disc to the 417 Magazine office. Images should be high resolution/300 dpi, digital jpeg or tif files without watermark. Please explicitly state the subject matter/location for each image in the email body. For large collections of images, please include a few samples as stated above and include a direct link to the full online gallery.

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