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Welcome to the NeffZone by Jim Neff

Welcome to the NeffZone. From my base in Cadillac, Michigan, I specialize in content creation for print publications and Internet websites. With over thirty years of experience as a magazine and newspaper feature writer, website content editor, and website designer and manager, I offer a unique combination of traditional and online authoring. Projects and assignments are accepted on a contract basis.

Experienced and Professional 

  • Weekly editorial page columnist for the Cadillac News newspaper.
  • Member of the North American Snowsports Journalists Association.
  • Editor of MichiganSkier.com
  • Webmaster for: Northern Zone MEA, Central Zone MEA, MEA 15-B, MEA 7-J, Lake Mitchell Association, Caberfae Ski Club.
  • Writing credits include: SKI magazine, Great Lakes Skier magazine (17 years editor), Snow Country magazine, AAA Living magazine, Traverse magazine, Chicago Tribune, Detroit News.
  • 1998 Winner of the National Lesson Plan Contest for a Huckleberry Finn unit.  

NeffZone Websites and Highlights

  • When KISS came to Cadillac. The name "Jim Neff" is forever associated with one of the most legendary events in rock and roll history. In October of 1975 I was the driving force in bringing the band KISS to Cadillac High School for homecoming. The tale has been retold in print, on VH1 and MTV, on numberous tapes and DVDs, on Volume 1 of the KISSology DVD, and on ESPN's Behind the Lines. The saga will soon be the subject of a major motion picture. My special KISS website has links to everything about this historic event that has facinated music fans for over 36 years.