"Information that matters, from people who care."
EP Mission Statement
To Develop, Translate, and Share Information as Tools for Positive Change for the Special Needs Community
About epWorld, Inc and Exceptional Parent
ep (Exceptional Parent) is a 42-year-old, award-winning publishing and communications company. ep provides practical advice, emotional support and the most up-to-date educational information for families of children and adults with disabilities and special healthcare needs as well as to the physicians, allied health care professionals, and educational professionals who are involved in their care and development.
ep uses a multi-media approach to disseminate information through the following methods: its monthly print publication, ep (Exceptional Parent) magazine; a comprehensive Resource Guide; its Web site (eparent.com); clinical custom communications projects; and online, interactive CME accredited seminars and teleconferences on a wide range of special needs topics and an international Conference known as the World Congress on Disabilities.
Editor-in-Chief - Rick Rader, MD
Managing Editor - Vanessa Ira
Production, Ad Traffic Manager - Stefanie Valenzano
Human Resources Manager - Lois Keegan
Director of Circulation & Business Development - Hamilton Maher
Circulation Assistant - Kelly Walker
Art Direction and Design - FoxPrint
Resource Guide Specialist - Dennis Dusevic
Intern - Lorena Hernandez
Webmaster - Ron Peterson
Sales & Marketing
Matthew Valenzano, Sales & Marketing Manager
Nick Laqualia, Sales & Marketing Manager
Joann Lucchetti. Sales & Marketing Manager
Jim Stovall, Sales & Marketing Manager
Customer Service / New Orders
Publishing & Editorial Office