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Meet Lee Hews

Lee Hews was the founder of Current Publishing, and held the position of President, Publisher, and Sales Manager. Over a fifteen-year period, Lee launched several community newspapers and popular lifestyle magazines. Lee had up to 50 employees and managed teams in several different office locations throughout southern Maine. Lee successfully negotiated the sale of the company in 2015 and worked with new owners to transition teams and products.

Lee is a strong sales manager and team builder and as a small business owner, she has become skilled in all aspects of human resource and general business management. Through acquisitions and mergers, Lee gained valuable experience in change management and turn around situations. Lee can help you to breathe new life into existing situations, or build from the ground up.

Lee has also held positions with Sun Media Company, Maine Today Media Company, & Journal Transcript Newspapers, Saunders Brothers as a National Sales Manager, DeLorme Publishing as a Direct Marketing Manager, and Unum as a PR professional. She has served on numerous boards and community organizations, and has taught at the college level. In addition to professional consulting work, Lee and her husband manage a small van conversion and rental business.

Lee holds an MBA from Suffolk University in Boston (2015) and her BA in Literature from North Adams State College.