Buyers Guide

Companies are listed in alphabetical order with full description and contact information, both online and in an annual print publication that is distributed every November. Display ad space is also available. The print publication is also available online as a PDF flip book. Click here to view the Buyer's Guide Categorical listings and PDF flip book.​​

Rates below are for the 2021 Annual Edition, publishing November 2020!​

Display Advertising Rates

All display ads include a FREE Product Feature and FREE Expanded Listing in up to (5) Categories

Black​ and White

  • Full Page: $2,270
  • 1/2 Page Horizontal: $1,725
  • 1/4 Page Vertical: $1,100
  • Spread: $3,550

*Spot Color (CMYK) add $500

Four Color

  • Full Page: $3,375
  • 1/2 Page Horizontal: $2,840
  • 1/4 Page Vertical: $2,190
  • Spread: $5,110

Premium ​Position

  • Opposite Table of Contents: $3,600
  • Back Cover: $4,950
  • Inside Front Cover: $4,575
  • Inside Back Cover: $4,400

*Guaranteed position add 10%
*All rates are net and non-commissionable

​Product Features

$400 (free with dis​play ad)

  • Includes a 2" x 1.5" image of a product or logo, company name, address, phon​e, website and 50 words of text to describe the pictured product or service.
  • Product features appear in the Product Features section at the back of the printed Buyer’s Guide and PDF only. Categorical listings not included.
  • May be purchased with a Print and Online Expanded listing at a combined rate of $1,000

Print & Online Expanded Li​sting:

$750 (free with display​ ad)

  • Includes company name, address, phone, website, bolded listing in the categorical sectio​n, 4-color logo, 50-word description, and link from Buyer’s Guide online.
  • Please submit logo files as 4-color, vector-based EPS files. All fonts in logo must be outlined.

Online ONLY Expan​ded Listing for 12 months

$600

  • Includes company name, ad​dress, phone, website link, 4-color logo, and 50-word description.

Categori​es

  • Businesses who secure an Expanded Listing will have the option to list their company under a maximum of 3 categories
  • Businesses who secure a display ad space will have the option to list their company under a maximum of 5 categories.
  • Professional Partners receive unlimited categories
  • Additional categories – $75/category

Print Deadlin​es

  • Display Space and Listing – August 2020
  • Art Materials – August 2020
  • Mailing Date – November 2020. Mailed with the November Synergist

Ad Sizes

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Spread (bleed)*​​17"11-1/8"​

*NOTE: Trim size of spread is 16-3/4" x 10-7/8”. For bleed, extend artwork 1/8” beyond all four edges, to arrive at Bleed Size above. Keep all text elements at least 3/8” inside all edges.

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Full Page (bleed)*​8-3/4"​11-1/4"​

*NOTE: Trim size of publication is 8-1/2” x 11”. For bleed, extend artwork 1/8” beyond all four edges, to arrive at Bleed Size above. Keep all text elements at least 3/8” inside all edges.

Full Page​ (no bleed)7"​10"​
​1/2 Page Horizontal7-1/2"4-7/8"
​1/4 Vertical3-3/8"4-7/8"

To reserve your space or learn more contact:

Holly Klarman | 410-584-1954 | holly.klarman@mci-group.com

​​Delivery

Email image, copy, and Web address to:

Terri Wood | terri.wood@mci-group.com​​​​​​​​

Please go to https://aiha.sendmyad.com to submit display ad files.

CLICK HERE to submit your Expanded ​Listing​

CLICK HERE to submit your Product Feature

For questions about submitting artwork, contact:

Terri Wood, MCI USA , terri.wood@mci-group.com; 410-584-1902