Community Partners: Corporate Membership Benefits

Become a Community Partner.

For just $125 $100, you receive corporate member status for a full year. Benefits include:

  • Partner Outlets map page:
    get listed in our new map of our community outlets with magazines
  • Community Partner window/door decal (click to view)
  • Custom-crafted magazine stand by Smooth Edge Design (click to view)
  • WB Community Partner badge for your website
  • New members featured in our email newsletter, the HopLine
  • Logo placement in both magazine & web
  • Discounts on advertising
  • 15+ copies per issue: complimentary shipping of free printed magazines to anywhere in BC  [eg, for tasting room distribution]

TOTAL COMPARED VALUE: $400.
BUNDLED RATE: $125  $100

 


Regular membership: $100 + GST

Or, kick it up a notch with Prime.

Get exposed with a profile on our website. Our $250 $200 Prime membership includes all benefits of our regular corporate member status, plus:

  • Community Profile web page:
  • Business card ad (1/8th page) included in each magazine for one year.
    View example here
  • Quarterly spotlight in HopLine email blast, plus additional support for your social and online activities
  • Up to 30 copies per issue: complimentary shipping of free printed magazines to anywhere in BC [eg, for tasting room distribution]

TOTAL COMPARED VALUE: $1200.
BUNDLED RATE: $250  $200

 


Prime membership: $200 + GST

Include a year of advertising.

For marketers who’d like to get the most bang for their buck. Our $1000 $900 Prime Plus package includes all benefits of our Prime member status, plus your Business Card ad is bumped up to full page:

  • One Full Page ad per issue
    • Ad runs in both print and digital magazine versions
    • Placed with thematic content when available
    • Creative help available
    • Annual savings folded in
  • Profile Page Q & A interview with your designated team member. Resulting content featured in your Community Profile page
  • Social Media support ongoing
  • 30+ copies per issue: complimentary shipping of free printed magazines to anywhere in BC

TOTAL COMPARED VALUE: $2450.
BUNDLED RATE: $1000  $900

 


Prime Plus ad package: $900 + GST

 

Just want magazine delivery? Order Shipping Only starting at $50 per year >>

What you get

Custom-crafted magazine stand by Smooth Edge Design

 

With your membership, you’ll receive quarterly shipments of What’s Brewing at no additional cost. Use this 100% real wood stand to display copies where your guests can access them. Embossed with our logo on front.

Designed by well-known craft beer industry woodworkers Smooth Edge Design.

Included with all memberships.

 

NEW: Community Partner window/door decal

Place this decal in your shop window or door to indicate that you’re a What’s Brewing supporter. It tells visitors:

  • That you, like us, support the BC Craft Beer Movement
  • That they can find copies of What’s Brewing at your establishment
  • You’d like to expose them to knowledge about craft beer and the craft lifestyle
  • That they just might be able to enjoy reading a copy alongside a nice pint
  • How they can read or follow What’s Brewing when you’re out of copies

Visitors will know that you take craft–and your craft–seriously when they see this sign.

Included with all memberships.

 

NEW: Partner Outlets directory

All corporate members are supplied printed copies of What’s Brewing at no charge. To let people know that they can find our magazine in your shop, we include you in our Partner directory.

Your listing features your logo, address, business hours, contact info and a link to your website.

Included with all memberships. View our Find A Copy page >>

 

NEW: Community Profile Pages

Looking for a way to boost your Internet presence? Become a Corporate Member of What’s Brewing and become eligible for your own Community Profile page, populated with content compiled by our editors including writer-contributed content where available. Full directory info and links to your Web presence are included. Remember that inbound links from an authoritative craft beer website like What’s Brewing (ranked as a top 100 world beer website) are great for your SEO.

Included with our Prime membership. Examples:

 

NEW: Business card ads

Keep your ad budget under control by taking advantage of a 1/8 page ad in each quarterly issue for a year.

Included with our Prime membership at no additional cost.

You provide the design (artwork services available).