Issue Media Groups offers corporate clients the opportunity to directly align their brands with a highly targeted, desirable, and focused group of growing companies and influential individuals. In addition, IMG provides national, state, and local economic development agencies, chambers of commerce, housing authorities and other non-profits and foundations with similarly focused missions a way to use their media budgets to support and expand coverage of job growth, economic development, real estate, non-profit innovation, city building, and placemaking.
Underwriting: Sponsors provide the financial support for IMG to dedicate editorial attention to new subjects or to expand coverage of current focus areas in the publication.
Issue Media Group produces independent journalism and retains all editorial decision-making without client review or approval.
Branding: Underwriters are then branded within their focus area as well as on the homepage and other areas of the publication website and email newsletter.
Content license: Sponsors receive license to reuse IMG content for their own website and online communications.
Editorial advisory role: Sponsors are invited to participate in quarterly editorial brainstorming sessions with IMG journalists and other sponsors.