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PRODUCTION INFORMATION VISIT ST. MAARTEN/MARTIN AND MAPS OF ST. MAARTEN/MARTIN AD SPECIFICATIONS Ad Size Full Page (Trim) Full Page (Bleed) Two Third Vertical Half Page Horizontal Third Page Square Quarter Page Vertical One Sixth Page

Width 8” 9 1/4” 4 7/8” 8” 4 7/8” 3 7/8” 2 1/2”

x x x x x x x

Height 9 7/8” 11 1/8” 9 7/8” 4 3/4” 4 3/4” 4 3/4” 4 3/4”

Map Ad

2 3/8”

x

2 1/8”

screen fonts. Include all images as EPS, JPEG or TIFF in high resolution (at least 300 DPI at 100%) as CMYK. If files are not provided as CMYK, then we will be forced to convert the color and we cannot guarantee an exact match of color on press. PDF/X-1a files are preferred. 2. A color proof must accompany each ad for all formats, otherwise North South Net [Cayman], Ltd. will not accept liability for files that do not print correctly. 3. Live material not intended to bleed must be kept at least 3/8” from all sides to allow for trim. 4. Double-page spreads: Perfect alignment of type or design across the gutter of two facing pages is not guaranteed. Live matter in the facing-page subject cannot be closer than 1/8” to the gutter. 5. There will be an additional charge if the advertiser requires ad design and production.

AD MATERIALS TO: Ingrid James St. Maarten Office Cole Bay, St. Maarten Tel: 721-522-1230 E-mail: ingrid.james.sxm@gmail.com

MAPS ST MAARTEN ST MARTIN

VISIT ST MAAR TEN

VIDEO ST MAARTEN ST MARTIN

ST MARTIN

THE

COMPLETE

EXCLUSIVE IN ROOM MAGAZINE

MEDIA

PA C K A G E

| BOOKLET OF MAPS | 30 SEC VIDEO

* If a high-quality color proof/Matchprint such as Kodak Approvals or Epson (or similar analog proofs with a color control bar) are not provided, then we cannot guarantee color. Please note that all proofs must be made according to SWOP standards. Proofs that do not meet these criteria cannot be used for color matching.

AD MATERIAL REQUIREMENTS 1. Electronic files are to be sent in Macintosh format only. Accepted programs include Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe InDesign. Include all PostScript and

VIDEO ST. MAARTEN/ST. MARTIN OPTION 1:

OPTION 2:

ON LOCATION VIDEO: $600

MOVING SLIDE SHOW: $400

Our professional crew will film raw footage in high definition at your establishment, edit and format your 30-second video complete with audio for kiosk, online distribution and iPAD ®APP. The video production is yours to use each year, on other promotional efforts or website. FILM DATE/ DEADLINE On-Location Videos: These are shot approximately one month after signing contract with clear instruction as to what the video should feature. A representative from NSN Digital International will confirm the date of shooting.

Our professional will create a video-like slideshow, from 6-8 photos which you provide. Includes all features with slide show, map locator, individualized QR Code, text window and up to seven menu tabs to feature limitless images and or text. Your business page will run on a fun-to-use, interactive touch-screen. PRODUCTION DEADLINE Moving Slidesshow: 6-8 slides should be send in to NSN Digital International no later than one month after signing the contract.

VIDEO PRODUCTION MATERIALS NSN (Cayman) Ltd., P.O. Box 133, Grand Cayman, KY 1-1101 Cayman Islands, WI Phone: 345.949.7282 E-mail: info@northsouthnet.com

OR

Ingrid James St. Maarten Office Cole Bay, St. Maarten Tel: 721-522-1230 E-mail: ingrid.james.sxm@gmail.com

For Technical Support Please call: IFGuide Tel: 786 306 3067 E-mail: Joyce@ifguide.com © 2016 North South Net. All rights reserved

2016/2017 MEDIA KIT THE OFFICIAL IN-ROOM PUBLICATION OF THE ST. MAARTEN HOSPITALITY & TRADE ASSOCIATION

W W W. V I S I T S T M A A RT E N . C O M


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THE SHTA – NORTH SOUTH NET PARTNERSHIP In May 2014, SHTA entered into a long term contract with North South Net to become the official publisher of its inroom hotel magazine. The purpose of the partnership is twofold: first, to promote St. Maarten / St. Martin to potential visitors to these shores and to increase the actual number of stay-over tourists; and second, to provide the air tourist arrivals with the highest quality information that will enable them to make the best choices on their vacation and thereby benefit a wide range of St. Maarten / St. Martin businesses. In order to generate more visitors to St. Maarten / St. Martin, North South Net provides SHTA, at NSN’s expense, with a substantial print and radio advertising budget for use in St. Maarten’s key airlift markets in the USA. NSN has also developed and funded a number of other programmes with SHTA that will increase the number of tourists to the island. In order to provide visitors with the highest quality information upon arrival, North South Net produces a luxury magazine placed on an EXCLUSIVE basis in the guest rooms of over 50 hotels comprising more than 4,500 rooms in St. Maarten / St. Martin covering the vast majority of the half million stay-over tourists to the island. By supporting this partnership with your advertising, you are supporting SHTA, helping to increase the number of tourists to St. Maarten / St. Martin and providing those tourists with the means to make the best choices. You will find all the reasons why you should make Visit St. Maarten / St. Martin your primary advertising choice for 2015/16 on the opposite page.

ADVERTISERS RECEIVE ADDITIONAL BENEFITS FREE OF CHARGE FREE WEBSITE COVERAGE ON WWW.VISITSTMAARTEN.COM The official SHTA website, VisitStMaarten.com, has been redesigned, at North South Net’s expense, to create a more attractive, dynamic website. This website is in the top two search results searching St. Maarten on Google along side the Government’s own websit. Visit St. Maarten/St. Martin is featured on the website and the latest happenings, promotions and events in St. Maarten are constantly updated. As an advertiser, you receive a complimentary business profile on the website which includes contact information, photo, business description and a link to your own website. All SHTA members and advertisers in Visit St. Maarten/St. Martin have the opportunity to expand their messaging through the purchase of advertising on the VisitStMaarten.com website. FREE DIGITAL MAGAZINE (E-ZINE) A digital version of the magazine appears on the VisitStMaarten.com website at no additional cost to advertisers. The e-zine allows readers to easily share the magazine via e-mail to a much larger audience. In addition, it contains interactive features including active hyperlinks to advertiser sites, quick links to ads and content, thumbnails and a printable PDF of each page. It is promoted to St. Maarten/St. Martin’s top tour operators so they can share it with their clients before they reach St. Maarten/St. Martin. MOBILE APPLICATIONS A mobile app for tablets and smartphones contains information from the VisitStMaarten.com website and the magazine and is promoted on the website to tour operators and their clients. This easily downloadable app provides everything a visitor needs to know while on vacation and

provides another platform for additional advertising exposure. NEWSPAPER ADVERTISING The magazine is promoted in the Daily Herald as a way to encourage visitors to use Visit St. Maarten/ St. Martin as a reference guide. Additionally, advertisers can be listed from time to time on the Visit St. Maarten Daily Herald ad promoting different concepts such as dining, shopping venues, and attractions. LOCAL RADIO SPOTS Radio spots run on the island’s most popular radio stations promoting the magazine to island visitors as the leading source of information about St. Maarten/ St. Martin.

ST MAARTEN ST MARTIN

KIOSK DISTRIBUTION

Leading the way with cutting-edge technology for today’s traveler, the St, Maarten Video Guide is a valuable source of information for travel and activity planning and is delivered to a captive audience through digital touch screen kiosks in hotel lobbies, concierge desks and other strategic high-traffic locations throughout St. maarten. Advertisers receive a 30-second commercial that brings their business to life using sight, sound and touch on flat-panel, oncommand touch-screens. The video plays for a full 12 months. In addition, a QR code is displayed during your commercial on your information platform. Users can simply scan this QR code with their tablet or smart phone to instantly save and bookmark the mobile video application on their portable device. Advertisers’ business profiles and videos are also accessible

on the St. Maarten App through the Apple® Store, which reaches over 45 million users. By bookmarking, consumers can view the entire video guide at any time. Many then share that information with friends and family by email.

ONLINE EXPOSURE

St. Maarten advertisers receive a complimentary profile on our website, visitstmaarten.com. A special link to each video appears in the advertiser’s online profile, as well as in an additional spotlight section. Users can view the video from the website or download it to their iPad, tablet or smartphone, helping them make shopping, dining and sightseeing decisions while in St. Maarten.

FREE VIDEO POSTCARD

Hotel guests can send instant free video/audio message to family or friends by pressing a button, recording their message and sending it through the automatic email pop-up window.

ANNUAL ADVERTISING RATE $3,500 VIDEO COVERAGE 2016/17 Atrium Beach Resort Belair Beach Hotel Cupecoy Beach Club Holland House La Vista Hotel Ocean Club Ocean Point

Oyster Bay Beach Resort Royal Islander Sapphire Beach Sonesta Great Bay Beach Sonesta Maho Beach Horizon View Hotel Grand Case Beach Club

Blue Mall Alegria Priness Heights The Summit Thrifty Rent A Card *List subject to change

US MARKET ADVERTISING A series of radio promotions and ads will run in St. Maarten/St. Martin’s most important U.S. gateway markets. Radio promotions include monthly trip contests that are created with the participation from hotels, airlines, retail establishments, restaurants, and sightseeing companies. Names gathered from these promotions are re-marketed through a series of e-blasts in which there are additional advertising opportunities for SHTA members and magazine advertisers. WORLDWIDE MARKETING The island of St. Maarten/St. Martin is advertised as a tourist destination throughout the world. Potential visitors researching the island will find the Visit. St. Maarten.com website in the top two search results when searching St. Maarten via Google alongside the government’s own website. The prominence of the VisitStMaarten.com website serves to increase advertisers’ web exposure.

ADVERTISING ENQUIRIES

PAYMENT TERMS

North South Net International P.O. Box 133, Grand Cayman, KY 1-1101 Cayman Islands, WI Phone: 345.949.7282 E-mail: info@northsouthnet.com

Production Cost: On signing contract Advertising Cost: 50% when video production is proofed 50% when uploaded onto screens throughout St. Maarten.


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VIDEO

THE SHTA – NORTH SOUTH NET PARTNERSHIP In May 2014, SHTA entered into a long term contract with North South Net to become the official publisher of its inroom hotel magazine. The purpose of the partnership is twofold: first, to promote St. Maarten / St. Martin to potential visitors to these shores and to increase the actual number of stay-over tourists; and second, to provide the air tourist arrivals with the highest quality information that will enable them to make the best choices on their vacation and thereby benefit a wide range of St. Maarten / St. Martin businesses. In order to generate more visitors to St. Maarten / St. Martin, North South Net provides SHTA, at NSN’s expense, with a substantial print and radio advertising budget for use in St. Maarten’s key airlift markets in the USA. NSN has also developed and funded a number of other programmes with SHTA that will increase the number of tourists to the island. In order to provide visitors with the highest quality information upon arrival, North South Net produces a luxury magazine placed on an EXCLUSIVE basis in the guest rooms of over 50 hotels comprising more than 4,500 rooms in St. Maarten / St. Martin covering the vast majority of the half million stay-over tourists to the island. By supporting this partnership with your advertising, you are supporting SHTA, helping to increase the number of tourists to St. Maarten / St. Martin and providing those tourists with the means to make the best choices. You will find all the reasons why you should make Visit St. Maarten / St. Martin your primary advertising choice for 2015/16 on the opposite page.

ADVERTISERS RECEIVE ADDITIONAL BENEFITS FREE OF CHARGE FREE WEBSITE COVERAGE ON WWW.VISITSTMAARTEN.COM The official SHTA website, VisitStMaarten.com, has been redesigned, at North South Net’s expense, to create a more attractive, dynamic website. This website is in the top two search results searching St. Maarten on Google along side the Government’s own websit. Visit St. Maarten/St. Martin is featured on the website and the latest happenings, promotions and events in St. Maarten are constantly updated. As an advertiser, you receive a complimentary business profile on the website which includes contact information, photo, business description and a link to your own website. All SHTA members and advertisers in Visit St. Maarten/St. Martin have the opportunity to expand their messaging through the purchase of advertising on the VisitStMaarten.com website. FREE DIGITAL MAGAZINE (E-ZINE) A digital version of the magazine appears on the VisitStMaarten.com website at no additional cost to advertisers. The e-zine allows readers to easily share the magazine via e-mail to a much larger audience. In addition, it contains interactive features including active hyperlinks to advertiser sites, quick links to ads and content, thumbnails and a printable PDF of each page. It is promoted to St. Maarten/St. Martin’s top tour operators so they can share it with their clients before they reach St. Maarten/St. Martin. MOBILE APPLICATIONS A mobile app for tablets and smartphones contains information from the VisitStMaarten.com website and the magazine and is promoted on the website to tour operators and their clients. This easily downloadable app provides everything a visitor needs to know while on vacation and

provides another platform for additional advertising exposure. NEWSPAPER ADVERTISING The magazine is promoted in the Daily Herald as a way to encourage visitors to use Visit St. Maarten/ St. Martin as a reference guide. Additionally, advertisers can be listed from time to time on the Visit St. Maarten Daily Herald ad promoting different concepts such as dining, shopping venues, and attractions. LOCAL RADIO SPOTS Radio spots run on the island’s most popular radio stations promoting the magazine to island visitors as the leading source of information about St. Maarten/ St. Martin.

ST MAARTEN ST MARTIN

KIOSK DISTRIBUTION

Leading the way with cutting-edge technology for today’s traveler, the St, Maarten Video Guide is a valuable source of information for travel and activity planning and is delivered to a captive audience through digital touch screen kiosks in hotel lobbies, concierge desks and other strategic high-traffic locations throughout St. maarten. Advertisers receive a 30-second commercial that brings their business to life using sight, sound and touch on flat-panel, oncommand touch-screens. The video plays for a full 12 months. In addition, a QR code is displayed during your commercial on your information platform. Users can simply scan this QR code with their tablet or smart phone to instantly save and bookmark the mobile video application on their portable device. Advertisers’ business profiles and videos are also accessible

on the St. Maarten App through the Apple® Store, which reaches over 45 million users. By bookmarking, consumers can view the entire video guide at any time. Many then share that information with friends and family by email.

ONLINE EXPOSURE

St. Maarten advertisers receive a complimentary profile on our website, visitstmaarten.com. A special link to each video appears in the advertiser’s online profile, as well as in an additional spotlight section. Users can view the video from the website or download it to their iPad, tablet or smartphone, helping them make shopping, dining and sightseeing decisions while in St. Maarten.

FREE VIDEO POSTCARD

Hotel guests can send instant free video/audio message to family or friends by pressing a button, recording their message and sending it through the automatic email pop-up window.

ANNUAL ADVERTISING RATE $3,500 VIDEO COVERAGE 2016/17 Atrium Beach Resort Belair Beach Hotel Cupecoy Beach Club Holland House La Vista Hotel Ocean Club Ocean Point

Oyster Bay Beach Resort Royal Islander Sapphire Beach Sonesta Great Bay Beach Sonesta Maho Beach Horizon View Hotel Grand Case Beach Club

Blue Mall Alegria Priness Heights The Summit Thrifty Rent A Card *List subject to change

US MARKET ADVERTISING A series of radio promotions and ads will run in St. Maarten/St. Martin’s most important U.S. gateway markets. Radio promotions include monthly trip contests that are created with the participation from hotels, airlines, retail establishments, restaurants, and sightseeing companies. Names gathered from these promotions are re-marketed through a series of e-blasts in which there are additional advertising opportunities for SHTA members and magazine advertisers. WORLDWIDE MARKETING The island of St. Maarten/St. Martin is advertised as a tourist destination throughout the world. Potential visitors researching the island will find the Visit. St. Maarten.com website in the top two search results when searching St. Maarten via Google alongside the government’s own website. The prominence of the VisitStMaarten.com website serves to increase advertisers’ web exposure.

ADVERTISING ENQUIRIES

PAYMENT TERMS

North South Net International P.O. Box 133, Grand Cayman, KY 1-1101 Cayman Islands, WI Phone: 345.949.7282 E-mail: info@northsouthnet.com

Production Cost: On signing contract Advertising Cost: 50% when video production is proofed 50% when uploaded onto screens throughout St. Maarten.


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MAPS ST MAARTEN ST MARTIN

VISIT ST MAARTEN ST MARTIN

DISTRIBUTION 100,000 annual copies of Maps of St. Maarten/St. Martin are distributed in shops, restaurants, concierge desks, cruise terminals, airports, car rental agencies, activity centres and throughout the island. Maps of St. Maarten/St. Martin is the official map of SHTA. This is a beautiful, full size book of eight different areas of St. Maarten/St. Martin. It also contains short advertiser editorials indispensable to tourists. It is the most comprehensive booklet of maps ever produced for the the island. A digital version of Maps of St. Maarten/St. Martin will appear exclusively on the SHTA website, one of the most frequently accessed websites about the St. Maarten/St. Martin.

ANNUAL ADVERTISING RATE Map Ad: $1250

COVERS AND PREMIUM POSITIONS Back Cover Inside Front Cover (Spread) Inside Front Cover (Flap) Inside Back Cover (Flap) Full Page

$5,950 $9,500 $5,250 $4,950 $4,500

ENQUIRIES AND SPACE RESERVATIONS North South Net International P.O. Box 133, Grand Cayman, KY1-1101 Cayman Islands, W. I. Phone: 345-949-7282 E-mail: info@northsouthnet.com

CLOSING DATES

PAYMENT TERMS

CHEQUES PAYABLE TO North South Net International

SEND PAYMENTS TO North South Net International

WHY YOU SHOULD ADVERTISE IN “VISIT ST. MAARTEN/ST. MARTIN” • It is the official magazine of the St. Maarten/St. Martin Hospitality and Trade Association (SHTA). • It is distributed EXCLUSIVELY in more than 4,500 hotel rooms on both the French and the Dutch side. • It reaches almost all the half a million stay-over tourists on the island. • All the free of charge additional benefits: • Free digital version of the magazine appears on the SHTA website, thereby reaching visitors before they arrive. • Substantial radio promotions and ads run in St. Maarten/St. Martin’s most important U.S gateway markets encouraging more tourists to come to the island. • Local radio spots run on the islands most popular radio stations promoting the magazine. • The magazine is promoted in the Daily Herald to encourage tourists to use it as a reference guide. • A mobile app for tablets and smartphones contains information from the magazine and is promoted on the SHTA website to tour operators and their clients. • Free window decals for SHTA members. PRICE: But the best reason to advertise in Visit St. Maarten/St. Martin is the fact that it has far and away the best coverage of any magazine on the island at far and away the best price. Visit St. Maarten/St. Martin rates are approximately 40% LOWER than DESTINATION yet Visit St. Maarten/St. Martin is distributed EXCLUSIVELY in the guest rooms of St. Maarten/St. Martin hotels to approximately 90% of stay-over tourists while DESTINATION is hand distributed to less than 30% of the flights bringing stay-over tourists in to St. Maarten/St. Martin. The statistics speak for themselves.

VISIT ST. MAARTEN/ST. MARTIN IS THE BEST MEDIA BUY ON THE ISLAND BY MILES. CAN YOU AFFORD NOT TO BE IN IT?


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MAPS ST MAARTEN ST MARTIN

VISIT ST MAARTEN ST MARTIN

DISTRIBUTION 100,000 annual copies of Maps of St. Maarten/St. Martin are distributed in shops, restaurants, concierge desks, cruise terminals, airports, car rental agencies, activity centres and throughout the island. Maps of St. Maarten/St. Martin is the official map of SHTA. This is a beautiful, full size book of eight different areas of St. Maarten/St. Martin. It also contains short advertiser editorials indispensable to tourists. It is the most comprehensive booklet of maps ever produced for the the island. A digital version of Maps of St. Maarten/St. Martin will appear exclusively on the SHTA website, one of the most frequently accessed websites about the St. Maarten/St. Martin.

ANNUAL ADVERTISING RATE Map Ad: $1250

COVERS AND PREMIUM POSITIONS Back Cover Inside Front Cover (Spread) Inside Front Cover (Flap) Inside Back Cover (Flap) Full Page

$5,950 $9,500 $5,250 $4,950 $4,500

ENQUIRIES AND SPACE RESERVATIONS North South Net International P.O. Box 133, Grand Cayman, KY1-1101 Cayman Islands, W. I. Phone: 345-949-7282 E-mail: info@northsouthnet.com

CLOSING DATES

PAYMENT TERMS

CHEQUES PAYABLE TO North South Net International

SEND PAYMENTS TO North South Net International

WHY YOU SHOULD ADVERTISE IN “VISIT ST. MAARTEN/ST. MARTIN” • It is the official magazine of the St. Maarten/St. Martin Hospitality and Trade Association (SHTA). • It is distributed EXCLUSIVELY in more than 4,500 hotel rooms on both the French and the Dutch side. • It reaches almost all the half a million stay-over tourists on the island. • All the free of charge additional benefits: • Free digital version of the magazine appears on the SHTA website, thereby reaching visitors before they arrive. • Substantial radio promotions and ads run in St. Maarten/St. Martin’s most important U.S gateway markets encouraging more tourists to come to the island. • Local radio spots run on the islands most popular radio stations promoting the magazine. • The magazine is promoted in the Daily Herald to encourage tourists to use it as a reference guide. • A mobile app for tablets and smartphones contains information from the magazine and is promoted on the SHTA website to tour operators and their clients. • Free window decals for SHTA members. PRICE: But the best reason to advertise in Visit St. Maarten/St. Martin is the fact that it has far and away the best coverage of any magazine on the island at far and away the best price. Visit St. Maarten/St. Martin rates are approximately 40% LOWER than DESTINATION yet Visit St. Maarten/St. Martin is distributed EXCLUSIVELY in the guest rooms of St. Maarten/St. Martin hotels to approximately 90% of stay-over tourists while DESTINATION is hand distributed to less than 30% of the flights bringing stay-over tourists in to St. Maarten/St. Martin. The statistics speak for themselves.

VISIT ST. MAARTEN/ST. MARTIN IS THE BEST MEDIA BUY ON THE ISLAND BY MILES. CAN YOU AFFORD NOT TO BE IN IT?


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VISIT

VISIT

ST MARTIN

ST MARTIN

ST MAARTEN

ST MAARTEN

EXCLUSIVE IN-ROOM ST. MAARTEN/ST. MARTIN DISTRIBUTION DUTCH ST. MAARTEN Ascony Beach Atrium Bakers Suites Beach Side Villas Belair Beach Hotel Caravanserai Carl’s Unique Inn Cliff at Cupecoy Coral Beach Club Cupecoy Beach Club Divi Little Bay Beach Flamingo Beach Resort Holland House Horizon View Horny Toad Guest House Jennifer’s Vacation Villas La Vista Mary’s Boon Ocean Club Oyster Bay Beach Resort Passangrahan Princess Heights Rainbow Beach Club Re/Max Island Properties Royal Islander Club Royal Palm Beach Club Sapphise Beach Sea Palace Resort Simpson Bay - Summit Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort & Casino N.B. Hotel list subject to change.

Sonesta Maho Beach Hotel & Casino Sonesta Ocean Point Resort St. Maarten Rentals Summit Resort Tamarind Towers of Mullet Bay Travellers Inn Turquoise Shell Hotel Villas at Great Bay Westin Dawn Beach Resort* Sapphire Beach Club & Resort

FRENCH ST. MAARTEN Alamanda Resort Beach Plaza Blue Bay Beach Captain Oliver’s Club Orient Esmeralda Resort Flamboyant Le Village Grand Case Beach Club L’Esplanade L’Hoste La Plantation La Samanna* Mercure Palm Court Royal Beac RIU*

ANNUAL ADVERTISING RATES Full Page 2/3 Page 1/2 Page(Horizontal) 1/3 Page(Square) 1/4 Page (Vertical) 1/6 Page (Vertical)

$ $ $ $ $ $

9,500 7,500 5,750 3,950 2,950 2,150

COVERS AND PREMIUM POSITIONS Back Cover Inside Front Cover (Spread) Inside Back Cover (Spread) Pages 2-3 (Spread) Pages 6-7 (Spread) Pages 8-9 (Spread) Pages 10-11 (Spread) Pages 12-13 (Spread) Pages 14-15 (Spread) Pages 16 (Full Page) Pages 17 (Full Page) Pages 18-19 (Spread) Pages 20-21 (Spread) Pages 23,25,27,29 (Each) Pages 31,33,35,37,39 (Each)

$16,500 $26,000 $24,000 $22,000 $20,000 $19,000 $18,000 $17,500 $17,000 $10,500 $11,000 $17,000 $17,000 $11,000 $10,500

ENQUIRIES AND SPACE RESERVATIONS NSN [Cayman] Ltd. P.O. Box 133, Grand Cayman KY1-1101 Cayman Islands, W. I. Phone: 345-949-7282 E-mail: info@northsouthnet.com

Space Reservations: Materials Due: Publication:

20% deposit with contract Balance upon publication

CHEQUES PAYABLE TO North South Net International

SEND PAYMENTS TO North South Net International

CLOSING DATES * Lobby distriution

PAYMENT TERMS

August 5, 2016 August 20, 2016 December 2016


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VISIT

ST MARTIN

ST MARTIN

ST MAARTEN

ST MAARTEN

EXCLUSIVE IN-ROOM ST. MAARTEN/ST. MARTIN DISTRIBUTION DUTCH ST. MAARTEN Ascony Beach Atrium Bakers Suites Beach Side Villas Belair Beach Hotel Caravanserai Carl’s Unique Inn Cliff at Cupecoy Coral Beach Club Cupecoy Beach Club Divi Little Bay Beach Flamingo Beach Resort Holland House Horizon View Horny Toad Guest House Jennifer’s Vacation Villas La Vista Mary’s Boon Ocean Club Oyster Bay Beach Resort Passangrahan Princess Heights Rainbow Beach Club Re/Max Island Properties Royal Islander Club Royal Palm Beach Club Sapphise Beach Sea Palace Resort Simpson Bay - Summit Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort & Casino N.B. Hotel list subject to change.

Sonesta Maho Beach Hotel & Casino Sonesta Ocean Point Resort St. Maarten Rentals Summit Resort Tamarind Towers of Mullet Bay Travellers Inn Turquoise Shell Hotel Villas at Great Bay Westin Dawn Beach Resort* Sapphire Beach Club & Resort

FRENCH ST. MAARTEN Alamanda Resort Beach Plaza Blue Bay Beach Captain Oliver’s Club Orient Esmeralda Resort Flamboyant Le Village Grand Case Beach Club L’Esplanade L’Hoste La Plantation La Samanna* Mercure Palm Court Royal Beac RIU*

ANNUAL ADVERTISING RATES Full Page 2/3 Page 1/2 Page(Horizontal) 1/3 Page(Square) 1/4 Page (Vertical) 1/6 Page (Vertical)

$ $ $ $ $ $

9,500 7,500 5,750 3,950 2,950 2,150

COVERS AND PREMIUM POSITIONS Back Cover Inside Front Cover (Spread) Inside Back Cover (Spread) Pages 2-3 (Spread) Pages 6-7 (Spread) Pages 8-9 (Spread) Pages 10-11 (Spread) Pages 12-13 (Spread) Pages 14-15 (Spread) Pages 16 (Full Page) Pages 17 (Full Page) Pages 18-19 (Spread) Pages 20-21 (Spread) Pages 23,25,27,29 (Each) Pages 31,33,35,37,39 (Each)

$16,500 $26,000 $24,000 $22,000 $20,000 $19,000 $18,000 $17,500 $17,000 $10,500 $11,000 $17,000 $17,000 $11,000 $10,500

ENQUIRIES AND SPACE RESERVATIONS NSN [Cayman] Ltd. P.O. Box 133, Grand Cayman KY1-1101 Cayman Islands, W. I. Phone: 345-949-7282 E-mail: info@northsouthnet.com

Space Reservations: Materials Due: Publication:

20% deposit with contract Balance upon publication

CHEQUES PAYABLE TO North South Net International

SEND PAYMENTS TO North South Net International

CLOSING DATES * Lobby distriution

PAYMENT TERMS

August 5, 2016 August 20, 2016 December 2016


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PRODUCTION INFORMATION VISIT ST. MAARTEN/MARTIN AND MAPS OF ST. MAARTEN/MARTIN AD SPECIFICATIONS Ad Size Full Page (Trim) Full Page (Bleed) Two Third Vertical Half Page Horizontal Third Page Square Quarter Page Vertical One Sixth Page

Width 8” 9 1/4” 4 7/8” 8” 4 7/8” 3 7/8” 2 1/2”

x x x x x x x

Height 9 7/8” 11 1/8” 9 7/8” 4 3/4” 4 3/4” 4 3/4” 4 3/4”

Map Ad

2 3/8”

x

2 1/8”

screen fonts. Include all images as EPS, JPEG or TIFF in high resolution (at least 300 DPI at 100%) as CMYK. If files are not provided as CMYK, then we will be forced to convert the color and we cannot guarantee an exact match of color on press. PDF/X-1a files are preferred. 2. A color proof must accompany each ad for all formats, otherwise North South Net [Cayman], Ltd. will not accept liability for files that do not print correctly. 3. Live material not intended to bleed must be kept at least 3/8” from all sides to allow for trim. 4. Double-page spreads: Perfect alignment of type or design across the gutter of two facing pages is not guaranteed. Live matter in the facing-page subject cannot be closer than 1/8” to the gutter. 5. There will be an additional charge if the advertiser requires ad design and production.

AD MATERIALS TO: Ingrid James St. Maarten Office Cole Bay, St. Maarten Tel: 721-522-1230 E-mail: ingrid.james.sxm@gmail.com

MAPS ST MAARTEN ST MARTIN

VISIT ST MAAR TEN

VIDEO ST MAARTEN ST MARTIN

ST MARTIN

THE

COMPLETE

EXCLUSIVE IN ROOM MAGAZINE

MEDIA

PA C K A G E

| BOOKLET OF MAPS | 30 SEC VIDEO

* If a high-quality color proof/Matchprint such as Kodak Approvals or Epson (or similar analog proofs with a color control bar) are not provided, then we cannot guarantee color. Please note that all proofs must be made according to SWOP standards. Proofs that do not meet these criteria cannot be used for color matching.

AD MATERIAL REQUIREMENTS 1. Electronic files are to be sent in Macintosh format only. Accepted programs include Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe InDesign. Include all PostScript and

VIDEO ST. MAARTEN/ST. MARTIN OPTION 1:

OPTION 2:

ON LOCATION VIDEO: $600

MOVING SLIDE SHOW: $400

Our professional crew will film raw footage in high definition at your establishment, edit and format your 30-second video complete with audio for kiosk, online distribution and iPAD ®APP. The video production is yours to use each year, on other promotional efforts or website. FILM DATE/ DEADLINE On-Location Videos: These are shot approximately one month after signing contract with clear instruction as to what the video should feature. A representative from NSN Digital International will confirm the date of shooting.

Our professional will create a video-like slideshow, from 6-8 photos which you provide. Includes all features with slide show, map locator, individualized QR Code, text window and up to seven menu tabs to feature limitless images and or text. Your business page will run on a fun-to-use, interactive touch-screen. PRODUCTION DEADLINE Moving Slidesshow: 6-8 slides should be send in to NSN Digital International no later than one month after signing the contract.

VIDEO PRODUCTION MATERIALS NSN (Cayman) Ltd., P.O. Box 133, Grand Cayman, KY 1-1101 Cayman Islands, WI Phone: 345.949.7282 E-mail: info@northsouthnet.com

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Ingrid James St. Maarten Office Cole Bay, St. Maarten Tel: 721-522-1230 E-mail: ingrid.james.sxm@gmail.com

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