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Midlands specialty publications

The Book of Lists is the Midlands’ most dynamic business resource. It includes information on hundreds of companies in the Midlands. Businesses are ranked according to numbers of employees, revenue, square footage and many other criteria. It is an invaluable business resource. 

The Book of Lists has a 12-month readership life, and appears in both print and electronic format. It is distributed to area chambers of commerce, economic development offices, commercial real estate firms, and every subscriber and advertiser of the Business Report. Put 12 months of exposure to work for you.

Publication Date: December 13, 2017  •  Advertising Deadline: November 13, 2017

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Profiles in Business showcases Columbia’s leading businesses in magazine format.  

To help tell your story, your full-page color advertisement will be a collaborative effort between you and a professional Business Report feature writer and photographer.

In addition to the printed article, you will receive your story in an electronic format that you can reproduce and use in online or print promotions, marketing, direct mail communications or as a flier to tell your clients and prospects more about your business, products, services.

Profiles in Business is an enormous opportunity to tell your story, your way.

Publication Date: May, 2018  •  Advertising Deadline: April, 2018

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The Property Manager’s Handbook, compiled and produced by the Columbia Regional Business Report, is targeted to commercial & residential property managers, facilities managers, operations managers and owners as an easy-to-use, digest-sized resource book of reliable service and product suppliers.

If your target market is the people who make the purchasing decisions on property management supplies and services, the Property Manager’s Handbook is a must in your marketing plan!

Publication Date: August 14, 2017  •  Advertising Deadline: July 17, 2017

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Giving provides the most current and comprehensive information on the state of the nonprofit sector in the Columbia region. It includes articles on the winners of the Association of Fundraising Professionals Central South Carolina Chapter Philanthropy Awards, and listings and profiles of the region’s businesses and individuals who are our philanthropic leaders. Giving will have bonus distribution at the Association of Fundraising Professionals Philanthropy Day luncheon.

When you support Giving you’ll be supporting philanthropy in the Midlands. Your advertising dollars will enable the Business Report to donate advertising space to Columbia’s charities in a subsection called “The Nonprofit Spotlight.” This gives charities and other nonprofit organizations vital exposure to the business community that they normally don’t have the budget to afford. 

Publication Date: October 23, 2017  •  Advertising Deadline: September 11, 2017

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