Telling the stories of business and culture in New Hampshire’s diverse communities
WHAT IS 603 DIVERSITY?
603 Diversity Magazine is dedicated to sharing the stories at the intersections of business and culture in New Hampshire’s diverse communities. Each issue will feature profiles of New Hampshire’s business and arts leaders, guide readers to the wealth of locally-owned businesses in the state and explore the long history of diverse contributions to New Hampshire’s development into one of the highly ranked states in the country across a range of categories, from business and economy, to health care and opportunity.
603 Diversity’s mission is to educate readers of all backgrounds about the exciting accomplishments and cultural contributions of the state’s diverse communities, as well as the challenges faced and support needed by those communities to continue to grow and thrive in the Granite State.
603 Diversity will launch its first issue in October 2021.
What’s inside this issue:
- Promoting Positivity With Street Art in Nashua
- Innovation and Resilience: Uniting to Support Entrepreneurial Diversity
- Authentic Cuisine: The Vessel of Unity
- Growing Up Different in NH
- The Future of Diversity in NH
603 Diversity Writers, Contributors and Advisors
Carolina is a Colombian-born writer and finance professional. She has been a contributor for CNBC, CNN, MamasLatinas, and El Diario NY, among others.
Rony is the son of Haitian immigrants and a freelance journalist based in Nashua.
Constance is a three-time winner of NH Press Association awards for her freelance arts/entertainment reporting.
Nour is an experienced journalist currently covering issues surrounding race and equity in New Hampshire.
James is president of the Manchester, NH branch of the NAACP and managing partner for consultant group Organizational Ignition.
Deo of Deo Mwano Consultancy designs services, initiatives, campaigns, programs and products for businesses, schools and nonprofits with a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) focus
Robert of Robert Ortiz Photography & Videography has photographed and filmed everything from local weddings and events to the native peoples of the Peruvian Amazon.
Coutney is a New Hampshire creative strategist, designer, life coach and radio show host
Ernesto is the Vice President and Publisher for McLean Communications
Jodie Hall, Production Manager
Jodie is the production manager for McLean Communications
603 Diversity puts your advertising message in front of a well-educated, affluent and influential audience including members of the diversity community in New Hampshire. Ranging from your local community members to the state’s key decision-makers, readers are looking to embrace and build diversity in the 603.
The total reach of 603 Diversity is more than 75,000 New Hampshire readers including:
- Inserted in New Hampshire Magazine quarterly
- Inserted in NH Business Review quarterly
- Distributed to major state chambers of commerce
- Distributed as a digital edition by email to more than 40,000 readers statewide including members of the diversity community in NH
The following 603 Diversity underwriters provide a significant financial foundation for our mission: enabling us to provide representation to diverse communities and for diverse writers and photographers, ensuring the quality of journalistic storytelling and underwriting BIPOC-owned and other diverse business advertising in the publication at a fraction of the typical cost. We’re grateful for our underwriters’ commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion in this magazine, their businesses, and their broader communities.
Do you have a story idea for a future issue of 603 Diversity? We’d love to hear about it!
To illustrate the mission of 603 Diversity, Seacoast artist Richard Haynes has provided one of his recent designs to accompany our publication’s motto for use as a logo in this premiere issue. We are preparing to print a limited number of fine-art-quality T-shirts with Haynes’ design and selling them to raise funds for the Manchester Chapter of the NAACP. To reserve one, please fill out the form below and we’ll let you know when they’re ready for purchase.