Phone: 209-862-2222 • Direct 209-243-8101
Susan Mattos is the Publisher of Mattos Newspapers. After a brief career in the banking industry, Susan began working at Mattos Newspapers, Inc. in 1978. Through the years it has been her priority to provide quality printing and customer service as well as in depth local community news and advertising to our 19,000 West Side readers.
Classifieds and Customer Service
Phone: 209-862-2222 • Direct 209-243-8102
Customer service with a smile is Mary's strong suit since beginning her employment with Mattos Newspapers in 2012. She handles many responsibilities in the front office such as UPS shipping, processing printing orders, classified advertising and billing, legal publication affidavits as well as phone receptionist. Before working for Mattos Newspapers, Mary was employed at a custom gift basket company in Modesto.
Print and Online Advertising Sales
Phone: 209-862-2222 • Direct 209-243-8170
Kyle comes to Mattos Newspapers with many years of customer service experience. Kyle is well versed in advertising, sales, and client management as a whole, and is passionate about helping local businesses. As our Advertising Sales Representative, Kyle dedicated to taking care of clients’ needs in the best possible way.
Phone: 209-862-2222 • Direct 209-243-8104
Dean joined the Mattos Newspapers staff in 1984 after working for community newspapers in his native state of Iowa. His first job in newspapers was driving a route twice a week delivering papers. As Managing Editor, Dean holds a wide array of responsibilities. He writes most of the news, sports and features which appear in our papers and shoots photography. He has nurtured important relationships with municipal boards as well as elected officials which ensures that our readers will stay informed of the important issues facing the West Side.
PRODUCTION & PRINTING:
Creative Services and IT
Phone: 209-862-2222 • Direct 209-243-8109
Chris started working in the field of community newspapers while still in high school and has worked in the industry nearly ever since. He has been employed with Mattos Newspapers since February 2006 and is responsible for layout of each week's newspaper, designing ads, processing incoming jobs from our commercial web printing customers and overseeing all of the newspaper's technology and website-related needs. Prior to joining the Mattos team, he worked at the Oakdale Leader for almost a decade in a similar capacity.
Creative Services and Legals
Phone: 209-862-2222 • Direct 209-243-8103
1986 Orestimba graduate, Jody Freitas is among the Mattos Newspaper employees who spend much of their time working behind the scenes - but who fill vital roles in publication of our weekly newspapers and related services. Jody's primary responsibility is creative services for our printing division and she also does typesetting and layout of the classified and real estate advertising as well as legal publications.