Rates/Specifications

Want to capture the attention of the hard to reach organizers? Are you looking to increase the ROI from your marketing spend? Join the world’s leading convention centers, convention bureaus, registration companies, service contractors and other service providers who are shifting their ad dollars to Trade Show Executive magazine and getting better results . . .

 

FURTHER YOUR MEDIA OBJECTIVES

Increase recognition and awareness of your company, venue or service by advertising with Trade Show Executive. Industry awareness is critical today. With so much competition within the market between venues and suppliers vying for the same customers, Trade Show Executive is the publication to remind potential clients why your company is superior. Trade Show Executive can also help you target and influence executives. Our subscribers are decision-making executives who produce small, mid-sized or mega shows on national, regional and international levels. Get started today by contacting our sales team and/or downloading our rate card located to the right.

 

ADVERTISING TEAM

Linda Braue
VP of Advertising
Phone: (424) 731-7523
Fax: (310) 862-4537
Regions: North, East, South and Midwest United States, plus Canada
lbraue@tradeshowexecutive.com

Gabrielle Weiss
Vice President & Editor-in-Chief
Phone: (312) 493-7753
gweiss@tradeshowexecutive.com

 

SIZE SPECIFICATIONS

Trade Show Executive is printed sheet-fed and saddle-stitched bound. Page trim is 8.375 inches by 10.875 inches. Text and logos must not extend beyond 5/8 of an inch (.375 inches) from the trim size to avoid being cut off. Below is a list of popular ad sizes and their dimensions:

AD SIZE WIDTH HEIGHT
Full Page Non-Bleed 7.375” 9.875”
Full Page w/Bleed 8.625” 11.125”
1/2 Page Horizontal 7.375” 4.75”
1/2 Page Island 4.85” 7.375”
1/3 Page Vertical 2.35” 9.715”
1/4 Page Horizontal Banner 7.375” 2.125”

 

FILE FORMATS

High-resolution PDF files are the preferred format. Ads should be submitted as press-ready PDF files. Please ensure that all fonts and/or images are embedded. Ads may also be submitted as native files using Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator or Adobe Photoshop files (version CS5.5 or below of Adobe Suite accepted). All supporting logos, images, graphics and fonts used in the ad must be included with the file. If font files cannot be provided, type must be outlined or rasterized before sending to us.

 

COLOR & RESOLUTION

All colors must be CMYK and total ink density should not exceed 300%. Pantone (PMS) colors and metallic ink need to be converted to CMYK color mode. All images and logos must have a minimum resolution of 300 dpi (1200 dpi for bitmap graphics) at 100% print size.