Media Auction

AAA Living

Item: 1/6 Vertical Four-Color ad in AAA Living
Retail Value: $3,723
Description: A 1/6 vertical four-color ad to appear in one issue of AAA Living – Illinois Region.  Advertising can be redeemed from July/Aug 2017 to May/June 2018 (required leeway 2 issues if needed)

American Road Magazine 1/2

Item: Set of a 3-month Getaway Listing on www.americanroadmagazine.com
Retail Value: $627 USD
Description:

  1. Brief paragraph/description to entice readers (up to 330 characters including spaces) provided in .txt document (this could also be used as an intro on the PDF itself). We encourage using buzz words, but not listing actual pricing (example: 2 day getaway including, 2 day getaway starting at, etc.)
  2. Photo for getaway main page listing: 144 pixel square at 72 dpi. .jpg or .gif file.
  3. Sponsored 1-Page (8.5 w x 11 h) PDF Activity Guide optimized for web (no larger than 1MB): For example-if this is a family-friendly getaway include the details of your offering (a three day, two night package including xyz), and family-friendly activities, restaurants, entertainment, etc. available. We encourage you to include location/address, websites, phone numbers, and hours of operation to make this an easy to use trip planner.

American Road Magazine 2/2

Item: Set of a 3-month Getaway Listing on www.americanroadmagazine.com
Retail Value: $627 USD
Description:

  1. Brief paragraph/description to entice readers (up to 330 characters including spaces) provided in .txt document (this could also be used as an intro on the PDF itself). We encourage using buzz words, but not listing actual pricing (example: 2 day getaway including, 2 day getaway starting at, etc.)
  2. Photo for getaway main page listing: 144 pixel square at 72 dpi. .jpg or .gif file.
  3. Sponsored 1-Page (8.5 w x 11 h) PDF Activity Guide optimized for web (no larger than 1MB): For example-if this is a family-friendly getaway include the details of your offering (a three day, two night package including xyz), and family-friendly activities, restaurants, entertainment, etc. available. We encourage you to include location/address, websites, phone numbers, and hours of operation to make this an easy to use trip planner.

Chicago Magazine 1/2

Item: 200,000 ROS (run of site) on chicagomag.com, fully provided by advertiser.
Retail Value: $2,000 per campaign

Chicago Magazine 2/2

Item: 200,000 ROS (run of site), fully provided by advertiser.
Retail Value: $2,000 per campaign

Essentially America

Item: Full page ad in November 2017 issue
Retail Value: $7,500
Description: Circulation is 100,000 including distribution at WTM

Expedia Media Solutions

Item: Digital Media Campaign
Retail Value: $10,000
Description: Onsite digital media campaign customized to meet your goals and objectives. This includes banner/display advertising across brand Expedia’s platform of online travel agency sites. Reach traveler shoppers throughout the booking funnel (inspiration/consideration/research/booking) in an effective and efficient manner.

The Illinois Press Association 1/2

Item: one-zone 2×2” display ads
Retail Value: $360
Description: The Illinois Display Easy Ad Network (2×2) is a group of daily & weekly newspapers in Illinois that reach more than 3 Million* Potential Customers.

The Illinois Press Association 2/2

Item: one-zone 2×2” display ads
Retail Value: $360
Description: The Illinois Display Easy Ad Network (2×2) is a group of daily & weekly newspapers in Illinois that reach more than 3 Million* Potential Customers.

Madden Media

Item: iBrochure Certificate
Retail Value: $2,581
Description: With the rise of digital marketing, interactive brochures (iBrochures) offer instant fulfillment without print or postage costs. These visually enticing iBrochures can be hosted on your website as well as on VacationFun.com, a top 5 percent U.S. travel website (Hitwise.com), for added exposure. This digital fulfillment piece is sure to showcase everything your destination has to offer.

Midwest Living

Item: 1/6th page advertisement in the IL chapter of Midwest Living’s Best of the Midwest TRAVEL publication (travel directory – 2 1/4″ wide by 4″ high – advertisement)
Retail Value: $3780
Description: Best of the Midwest Travel is a comprehensive annual travel resource from the editors of Midwest Living. It provides more of the great
information readers have come to trust, including top attractions, state-by-state travel ideas, instant itineraries, and exciting feature stories about great destinations in each state.  Illinois Tourism has a 20-page section dedicated to Illinois attractions and destinations across the state.

Sojern

Item: The Sojern Customer Profile Report
Retail Value: $10,000 USD
Description: The Sojern Customer Profile Report helps you to understand your customers and be more effective with your digital advertising campaigns. By tapping into our Sojern Travel Data, we’re able to provide you with a snapshot of the search and booking habits of customers on your site. The Customer Profile report collects data over a 90 day period and requires pixel placement on your site to generate the report.  A Sojern representative will present the report to you approximately 15 business days after the 90 day data collection period.  Recommended for destination partners.

TravelMole & Cellet Marketing and Public Relations Ltd.

Item: 3 online banners on the UK TravelMole homepage website over a period of 3 months. Cellet Marketing and Public Relations will provide activation of three compelling press releases that will be uploaded to the TravelMole online Press Zone – targeting the UK travel trade market.
Retail Value: $6,000 USD


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