Our Team

Dale Naftel
Dale Naftel joined Black Press in 2014, and quickly achieved top sales performance targets on Vancouver Island in both print and digital media with Black Press.
Assuming the title of Peninsula News Review publisher in 2017, he helped develop an award-winning magazine ‘PEARL’ in that market. Active within the peninsula community he served as a director on the Sidney Business Improvement Association for two years. He’s very excited to lead the Oak Bay News team forward!

Dale has an extensive background in hospitality, property management and business ownership. With a distinct entrepreneurial mindset and a passion to succeed, this provides an edge to help understand unique needs and challenges of businesses large and small.