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what is mtn town? We are Colorado’s Mountain Town Magazine! MTN Town Magazine is a Print Magazine, Online Interactive Magazine, and Website promoting all of Colorado’s mountain towns, its people, businesses, and communities. We inspire our readers, the mountain town enthusiast, with uncluttered pages, color-drenched images and smart editorial that is both informative and specific to the unique qualities of the region on a quarterly basis. Our magazine gives an insider’s view of what’s hot and happening around this region on a quarterly basis: Restaurant reviews and business profiles, home and real estate updates, wellness tips, people profiles, recreation, special events, family life, the music, art & culture scene, the region’s environment and in-depth articles on the issues affecting our communities. MTNTownMagazine.com is our website and blog. We post weekly about the Colorado Rocky Mountain region to keep the site fresh and informative. The MTN Town Go!Guide Weekly, our Newsletter, keeps subscribers up to date on what is happening in our mountain towns and includes activity ideas, restaurant reviews, gear updates and more. The magazine publishes 15,000 copies quarterly and is an independent, family owned business that has resided in the Town of Breckenridge for the past 26 years. We hire Colorado-based writers and businesses to produce, print and distribute the publication. Regardless of the season, world events, or economic outlooks, our mountain towns are unique, thriving, locale’s driving tourism and revenue. Our authentic product is the desired read for area town residents, second-homeowners, travelers and Front Range inhabitants; because really, doesn’t everyone want to live in a Colorado mountain town?! We look forward to helping you market the best your company has to offer to our readers, Colorado mountain town enthusiasts.
~Holly Battista-Resignolo, Owner & Publisher
what do we do? PRINT MAGAZINE
15,000 copies produced quarterly
MTNTownMagazine.com is a resource that we keep fresh with: • MTN Life Blog Posts • Restaurant Guide & Reviews • Real Estate Resources • Gear and Area Travel Suggestions • Festival & Event Calendar • Mountain Cam Links
60lb paper complemented with a rough matte finish cover. Distribution reaches Colorado front-range, western slope and mountain town residents and visitors. Please see our distribution list for further information.
DIGITAL MAGAZINE Our interactive digital, online publication has the same feel as turning the pages of a real magazine and can be done anywhere from a computer, laptop, tablet, iPad or smartphone. The digital magazine’s embedded links connect from each ad to the advertiser’s websites and videos. Readers can simply tap an ad and view a website in seconds.
GO! GUIDE Our Website highlights the region’s special events, event venues, nightclubs, farmer’s markets, activities and concerts. Have an event that you need to promote? We can reach your target audience.
WEEKLY NEWSLETTER Our newsletter, the MTN Town Weekly, is sent out each week and highlights events happening in Colorado’s mountain towns. In addition, we suggest outdoor activities, area restaurants, lodging ideas, town features, and gear reviews. Our mailing list consists of over 4,500 addresses. Advertising is available on a weekly basis.
GRAPHIC DESIGN, PHOTOGRAPHY & VIDEOGRAPHY MTN Town Magazine is able to assist you with design projects, photography needs and video content creation.
WE GIVE BACK! MTN Town Magazine is a proud supporter of the Chris Anthony Youth Initiative Project, a nonprofit, introducing youth to educational enrichment opportunities. 1% of All Sales will be donated back to the Chris Anothony Youth Initiative Project.
EDITORIAL CALENDAR FEATURES
We are dedicated to covering stories specific to Colorado mountain towns. All issues include articles on a specific mountain community, a compilation of our favorite things; news items from around the region and a captivating image that reminds us of why we live in a Colorado mountain town. Our department articles always include Gear, Entrepreneurs, Wellness, Trails, Family, Biz, Stay, Art, Real Estate, Nightlife, the Green Scene, Cocktails, Eat, Baristas & Books, the Go!Guide and a Closing Story.
PLACE Durango Feature - Food Lovers Issue; An overview on who is growing what and cooking up the best cuisine in the surrounding mountain towns. Feature - Prepping for the Winter season SPECIAL SECTION: The MTN Town Dining Guide
PLACE - Breckenridge Feature - Groms & Grams! Stories about Colorado mountain town athletes both young and old. SPECIAL SECTION: MTN Town Weddings
PLACE - Eagle The spring magazine is our Women-specific issue featuring the incredible ladies who impact our communities with their individual passions and talents. SPECIAL SECTION: Health & Wellness
PLACE - Frisco Feature - Music in the Mountains! An indepth look at the incredible array of music festivals and gatherings in all of Coloradoâ€™s mountain towns SPECIAL SECTION: Homes & Realty
M AG A Z INE
MTN Town Magazine offers 1/4 Page through Two Page Spread Print & online magazine ads. All print ads appear in our digital issue and include live links to your website. We can create a customized advertising package to make sure you get the most out of your advertising dollars.
2017 PRODUCTION SCHEDULE - 15,000+ COPIES PER ISSUE ISSUE
January 15 - April 15
July 15 - October 15
October 15 - Jan 15
April 15 - July 15
December 23 June 23
Print Magazine Ad Rates All are per issue prices:
PLEASE CONTACT US AT: MTNTOWNMAGAZINE@GMAIL.COM FOR CURRENT RATES
ARTWORK SIZE AND SPECIFICATIONS Magazine Trim Size: 9” wide x 10.875” high Bleed Size: .125” bleed on all four sides, keep live 1/4” from trim Binding: Perfect Bound Printing: Web Offset 1/4 PAGE AD 3.875”w x 4.843”h 1/2 PAGE AD Vertical 3.875”w x 9.875”h 1/2 PAGE AD Horizontal 7.96”w x 4.78”h FULL PAGE AD No Bleed 7.96”w x 9.86”h FULL PAGE AD With Bleed 9.125”w x 11.125”h 2 PAGE SPREAD with Bleed 18.25”w x 11.125”h Acceptable file formats
All ads submitted must be designed in Adobe CS Design Programs or Quark. MTN Town Magazine accepts high resolution PDF’s or JPG’s which meet PDF X-1A Digital File Format Requirements (Acrobat 6 or greater). Images must be 300 DPI. Ads created in MS Word, Publisher, or Power Point are not accepted. Digital file submission Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Dropbox access is available upon request.
Highlights the region’s special events, event venues, nightclubs, farmer’s markets, concerts, and activities. Located at the back of each issue, we discuss upcoming events, events venues, unique activities, and list all of the region’s festivals and upcoming events in an event calendar. All events are listed on our website’s Events page and are linked from our weekly Newsletter event listings. Have an event or activity that you need to promote? This is the perfect location to help Colorado Mtn Town enthusiasts plan their getaway.
Go! Guide Ad Rates
AD SIZE PER ISSUE RATE Two Page Spread
*Artwork size and specs are the same as the magazine. Please refer to page 4.
M A RK E T PL ACE
Get great exposure for your small business’s product or service in our Marketplace advertising section. Ad includes image, 22 words of description, town, phone number and web address.
Marketplace Ad Rates
AD SIZE PER ISSUE RATE 1/8 Page
DIGI TA L M AG A Z INE
Our interactive digital, online publication has the same feel as turning the pages of a real magazine and can be done anywhere from a computer, laptop, tablet, iPad or smartphone. The digital magazine’s embedded links connect from each ad to an advertiser’s website and videos. Readers can simply tap an ad and view a website in seconds. See our most recent digital publication here: http://bit.ly/2jYMoa9
W EB SI T E
Complementing the publication, MTNTownMagazine.com is a resource providing an online activities guide, restaurant guide, town guide and events calendar. We post daily about the Colorado Rocky Mountain region to keep the site fresh and informative. Customized advertising packages can be arranged.
Advertisers have the opportunity to promote their brand on MTNTownMagazine.com with banner ads, event calendar advertising, newsletters and restaurant guide upgrades.
Banner Ad Rates AD TYPE
Homepage Scrolling Banners
960w x 285h
3 Months 6 Months
10 Ads Max
Home Page, Right Column - appears on all pages Position 1
262w x 262h
262w x 262h
262w x 262h
Home Page (Lg)
262w x 262h
Home Page (Sm)
262w x 131h
Tower Ad (Position 1)
262w x 600h
W EEK LY NE W SLE T T ER
Our newsletter, the MTN Town Weekly, is sent out each week and highlights events happening each weekend in Coloradoâ€™s mountain towns. In addition to the Event Calendar, we suggest outdoor activities, area restaurants, lodging suggestions, town features, wedding venues and gear reviews. Our mailing list consists of over 4,500 addresses. Advertising is available on a weekly basis.
Newsletter Rates AD RATE Image and Info with Link $35 per newsletter (sent to 4500+ leads weekly)
where can you find us? DIS T RIBU T ION
Please note, our distribution is a work in progress and is updated as we continue to secure distribution locations.
~ On News Stand ~ -ColoradoWhole Foods Stores Natural Grocers Alfalfa’s Stores Lucky’s Clark’s Markets Tattered Cover Kroger Stores Safeway
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**Indicates In-Room placement
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Community Banks of Colorado Alpine Orthopedics MTN Clothing Yoga for the Peaceful **Westwall Lodging EAGLE COUNTY Vail: Vail Valley Hospital Tivoli Hotel The Solaris Gorsuch Golden Bear Four Seasons Hotel Arrabelle Marriott Sonnenalp Spa Vail Valley Medical Center First Bank Christy Sports Masters Gallery International Gallery Rams Head Residences Vail Summit Orthopedics Loaded Joe’s Landmark Hotel Lionshead Salomon Ski Shop Lionshead Mind Springs Health Care Lionshead Holiday Inn and Suites Apex West Apex Dental West Vail Surefoot Beaver Creek: Patagonia Beaver Creek Smartwool Beaver Creek Burton Beaver Creek Hooked Beaver Creek Beaver Creek Guest Services Dusty Boot Beaver Creek Mezzanine Beaver Creek Starbucks Beaver Creek Avon: Blue Plate Bistro Valleygirl Boutique Christy Sports Simply Massage Avon Post Office Avon Rec Center Falcon Point Time Share Christy Lodge Visitor Center Avon Best Western Westin River Front Hotel
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Oak Creek Library Historical Society & Museum of Oak Creek GRAND COUNTY Winter Park: Winter Park Resort Smokin Moes BBQ The Library Play Winter Park Tourism Office **Devil’s Thumb Resort Recreation Center Grand Park Real Estate Office Rendezvous Real Estate Office Mountain Grind Coffee & Bistro Allario’s **Vasquez Creek Inn Volario’s Winter Park Real Estate Granby: Granby Chamber of Commerce Granby Centura Medical Center Mid Town Cafe Java Lava Grand Lake: Grand Lake Information Center Kremmling: Big Shooter Coffee ROARING FORK VALLEY Glenwood Springs: Glenwood Hot Springs Pool Glenwood Hot Springs Spa of the Rockies Summit Canyon Mountaineering MSO Hotel Denver Glenwood Springs Hotel Glenwood Springs Basalt: Basalt Bike Shop Bristlecone Mountain Sports Whole Foods Woody Creek
Aspen: Frias Lodging Independence Square Hotel Victoria’s Coffee Ink Coffee Hamilton Sports Paradise Bakery Red Onion Restaurant Sky Hotel Joshua & Co. Real Estate Aspen Valley Pediatrics Aspen Barbershop Aspen Real Estate Co. Pure Barre Sotheby’s Aspen JR Real Estate Peaches Coffeehouse Valleygirl Boutique Aspen Brewing Company Crossfit 81611 Wheeler Opera House Hub Bikes Aspen Chamber of Commerce Hotel Jerome Aspen Orthopedics Aspen Recreation Center GRAND VALLEY Grand Junction: Grand Junction Visitors Center Bin 707 Palisade: Peach Street Distillery Wine Country Inn Blue Pig Gallery Rapid Creek Bicycle Shop Palisade Visitor Center SAN JUANS Telluride: Telluride.com Lodging Telluride Ski & Golf- Golf Course Ahhaa Gallery
Telluride Brewery HUB Telluride Telluride Yoga Gravity Sports Telluride Outdoors Jagged Edge SPG Productions The Inn at Lost Creek Mountain Lodge Telluride **New Sheridan Hotel The Peaks Madline Hotel Overland Sheepskin Patagonia Telluride Distillery Telluride Sotheby’s Baked In Telluride Telluride Market Ouray Box Canyon Lodge Ouray Information Center Ridgway Cimmaron Coffee Roasters Taco Del Nar 2017 Special Event Distribution: Colorado Komen Romp to Stomp Frisco Eagle Outdoor Festival CKS Paddlefest Steamboat Yoga Festival Breck Epic Telluride Blues & Brews Buena Vista Color Run 14’er Fest Breckenridge Craft Spirits Festival Inspire at the Blue Bird Theater CAIC Benefit Bash SIA 2017 Winter Wondergrass Festival 2017
MTNTownMagazine@gmail.com | 970.485.0269 | PO Box 3943 . Breckenridge . CO 80424
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