About Us

Paton Media is a media company based in Chico, California. We got our start in quality and we’ve never lost our focus…

What do we do?

  • We publish books, videos, webinars, and elearning courses, and we do training and consulting for quality and standards professionals through our Paton Professional division.
  • We publish two websites: InsideStandards for standards professionals and TheAuditorOnline for auditing professionals, internal and external.
  • We help organizations with developing and designing websites
  • We provide custom publishing and media consulting services
  • We assist with social media marketing

Who are we?

Paton Media is owned by Scott and Heidi Paton. Scott was the editor and publisher of Quality Digest magazine for more than 20 years. He has also been the publisher of The Auditor newsletter since 2006.  Scott has helped his authors publish more than 50 books. He is also a member of the U.S. TAG ISO/TC 176, the committee responsible for the ISO 9001 standards series.

Use the contact us link if you’d like us to help you with any of your projects.