Advertising

Membership Directory

Annual printed Membership Directory. Many different size ads available (see rate sheet below for sizes and costs). Include your ad in this year long shelf life directory which is sent out to 3000 members and business leaders and resource centres in Hamilton.  You can also get a 10% discount on a Featured Listing with your directory ad.

Costs

Directory Rate Sheet

Contact

Diane Stephenson, Advertising & Promotions Manager
Phone: 905-522-1151 ext. 220
Email:   d.stephenson@hamiltonchamber.ca

Chamber Mailings

Description

Flyer inserts into any Chamber Mailing (4X per year) – Spots fill up fast…book for the full year to save!

Costs

  • Member Businesses – $599.00+hst
  • Not-For-Profit Companies – $399.00+hst
  • Buy 3 mailings and get the 4th free

Specifications

  • 8½” x 11″ sheet of regular mimeograph paper – can be folded and/or front and back
  • 2000 copies required
  • All materials are subject to prior approval by Chamber before mailing is accepted

Contact

Diane Stephenson, Advertising & Promotions Manager
Phone: 905-522-1151 ext. 220
Email:   d.stephenson@hamiltonchamber.ca

Featured Listing Promotion

This is an enhanced promotion of your business on the Hamilton Chamber website.

Your logo will be placed on the front page of the website on a rotating basis with other featured listings.

It makes your listing Stand Out! Add photos, video and extra details about your business!

Featured listings are first to appear in your search category.

Only $500.00+hst per year

Contact

Diane Stephenson, Advertising & Promotions Manager
Phone: 905-522-1151 ext. 220
Email: d.stephenson@hamiltonchamber.ca

Hamilton Chamber website  statistics for one month

Visits 3743 (62% new visitors, 38% returning visitors)
Unique Visitors 2706 (1600 originating from Hamilton)
12,000 page views – average of 3.2 pages per visit

Pipeline Banner Ads

A link is included with the banner ad and is sent to 3500 Chamber members and associates by email in the Pipeline Newsletter sent weekly down the left side.

Costs

  • Member Businesses: $599.00+hst for one month (sent 4 times) gif or jpeg (230 x 130 pixels)
  • Not-For-Profit Companies: less 25 %
  • Discounts are available on the purchase of a banner ad for six month and annually.

Specifications for Pipeline Ads

  • Choose the Pipeline issue date(s) you wish the ad to be sent with a high resolution ad (size 230x130 pixels or 468x60 pixels).
  • All materials are subject to approval by Chamber before sending out.

Contact

Sherri Rinaldi, Membership Manager
Phone: 905-522-1151 ext. 240
Email: s.rinaldi@hamiltonchamber.ca

Website Banner Advertising

Description

Advertise on the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce website and receive the following benefits:

  • Your ad targets Hamilton area businesses
  • Good vehicle for business-to-business advertising
  • Low cost, easy to place ads
  • You can run multiple advertisements
  • Banner Ads Can be linked to website, e-mail or pdf document

Specifications

Main Feature Pages

Home page and search results page – 728 pixels wide x 90 pixels high

Big Box Ad

Shown to visitors on many pages, such as events listing page – 250 pixels wide x 250 pixels high

Directory Page

Shown to visitors searching the directory page of the website – 500 pixels wide x 150 pixels high

Contact

Sherri Rinaldi, Membership Manager
Phone: 905-522-1151 ext. 240
Email:   s.rinaldi@hamiltonchamber.ca

Hamilton Chamber website  statistics for one month

Visits 3743 (62% new visitors, 38% returning visitors)
Unique Visitors 2706 (1600 originating from Hamilton)
12,000 page views – average of 3.2 pages per visit

Corporate Pop Up Banner

When the banner is not in use at an event, it will be prominently displayed in the Chamber’s reception area on view to all our visitors.  Our Corporate Partner Logo banner is displayed throughout the year at our 35-40 signature events.  These include events such as the Outstanding Business Achievement Awards, 12 Business after Business networking events, Citizen of the Year dinners for Hamilton, Dundas and Ancaster,  Ambitious City, the Mayor’s Breakfast, Annual General Meeting, and the Summit to name a few.  We also add events throughout the year addressing current issues or topics as they arise in the city.

Cost: $999.00 per year (approximately $20.00 per event.)
The average attendance of events ranges from 50 people – 500 people.

Contact

Sherri Rinaldi, Membership Manager
Phone: 905-522-1151 ext. 240
Email:   s.rinaldi@hamiltonchamber.ca