About Us

Tiloben Publishing Company, Inc. is the largest African American owned and operated communications company in the Pacific Northwest. We target the African American and other communities of color with four newspapers: The Seattle Medium (Seattle, WA), The Seattle Metro Homemaker (Seattle, WA), The Tacoma True Citizen (Tacoma, WA) and The Portland Medium (Portland, OR).

We are one of the Northwest’s most quoted weeklies and a major force in community service, news, and editorial commentary; an influential leader in the community.

We produce and distribute the publications of choice that residents of the Seattle, Tacoma, and Portland areas read to stay informed regarding issues and events that affect and enhance the quality of life in the African American and minority communities. Tiloben Publishing, Inc., publishers of the Seattle Medium, Metro Homemaker, Tacoma True Citizen and Portland Medium, owns its printing plant and is in its 44th year of service to the African American and minority communities of Washington and Oregon.