The Business Journal will once again publish two Growth Report editions in 2023 – January 23 and February 14 – but only after incorporating feedback from our readers and advertisers that will improve the process and opportunities for everyone.

GROWTH REPORT 1 INCUDES:
• Economic & Community Development Agencies
• Professional & Labor Organizations

• Foundations
• Nonprofits
• Educational Institutions

Publishes: Jan. 23 | Ad deadline: Jan. 16 | Story submission deadline: Jan. 11


GROWTH REPORT 2 INCUDES:
• For-profit Businesses
• Hospitals

• Health Care Companies
• Health Care Agencies

Publishes: Feb. 14 | Ad deadline: Feb. 6 | Story submission deadline: Feb. 1


New in 2023 … Later Deadline and Publication Dates

Enjoy a little more breathing room to submit your ad coming out of the holidays. We’ve pushed back Growth Report 1’s publication date to Jan. 23 with an ad deadline of Jan. 16. This is one week later than our 2022 GR1, again directly in response to our advertisers’ requests.

New in 2023 … Simplified Advertising Rates

Growth Report Ad Rates (all placements full color)

  • $950 – Full Page
  • $1,800 – Back Cover
  • $1,260 – Inside Cover
  • $795 – Island Half Page
  • $675 – Horizontal Half Page
  • $675 – Vertical Half Page
  • $430 – Quarter Page
  • $275 – Eighth Page

Advertisers reserving space in one or both Growth Reports by Jan. 10, 2023, earn preferred ad and story placement.
To thank our Growth Report advertisers, we’ve set Growth PLUS rates when you place three (or more) additional ads in 2023.

Growth PLUS Ad Rates (all placements full color)

  • $850 – Full Page
  • $675 – Island Half Page
  • $550 – Horizontal Half Page
  • $550 – Vertical Half Page
  • $350 – Quarter Page
  • $200 – Eighth Page

Next steps

Contact your Business Journal rep to lock in premium placement. Also start thinking about your story submission and what photo you’ll want to include with it. We’ll be reaching out soon with reminders and story submission guidance.

Contact Our Sales Department

Jan O’Malley, Sales Manager | 330-227-7129 | Email

Tom Kusiowski, Account Executive | 330-227-7148 | Email