TERMS:
One-half (1/2) due with contract, balance due upon approval ad proof. Prepay Discount Of 5% Available For Advance Payment. Make checks payable to: Amici Journal.
The Publisher reserves the right to reject any advertisement, photograph or illustration, which is not Deemed to be in keeping with the standards of the publication.
National Italian American Lifestyle Magazine
Mission Statement
The Amici Journal is a celebration of what it means to be Italian-American, and it’s also a celebration of culture and life -something we all can share. We fascinated by Italy’s cultural works, and are dedicated to elaborate and  explore the history of Italian culture and art and the Italian-Americans who have impacted our community. Through the Journal, we will explore great Italian restaurants, highlight the artist and musicians who embody the romantic ideals of the Italian-American heart, feature businesses that impact the community, emphasis notable people and bring you news of interest. The Journal will also support the endeavors of all the Italian-American social and charitable clubs in the Chicagoland area, and will help pro-mote these organizations, their efforts and the community in general. To that end, we invite anyone to submit press releases, promotional materials, story ideas and upcoming events for publication.
                                                          We are sure you will enjoy the Amici Journal

Editorial Profile
The Amici Journal addresses all aspects of the Italian-American experience that impacts Chicagoland. It features business and community leaders, artists, musicians, wineries, fashion, and exotic automobiles. Explore the cultural culinary and other lifestyle aspects of present day Chicagoans, including highlighting various Italian American Organizations, and the past and present contributions of Italian culture and art in Our community.

CIRCULATION
Direct Mail/Promotional - 26000
Pass Along Readership Estimated: 32,130 (+/- 4%)

Demographic
Italian American readership characteristics include:
• Wealthiest consumer market—representing less than one percent of all households. Median income is over $170,000 3.5 times the national median, and median home value is almost $1,000,000. Householders are in their peak earning years, 45-64, primarily in family households with no children or older children. The median age is 43 years.

• Connoisseurs Second in wealth among the consumer markets, but first in conspicuous consumption, Connoisseurs are slightly older, with a median age of almost 45 years, and closer to retirement than child rearing. Their neighborhoods tend to be older, bastions of affluence where the median home value is over $511,000 and growth is slow.

• Professional couples who live an urbane, chic lifestyle; they own their homes in the city and focus on trends in clothing, dining, entertainment, automobiles, travel and home furnishings. Median home values are $500,000 median age 41.

• Successful suburbanites are the epitome of upward mobility, just  a couple rungs below the top and situated recently in growing neighborhoods of affluent homes with a median home value over $377,000.  Most are two-income families with children. The household population is younger, median age of 40 years, well educated and well employed.

       
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Amici Journal, Inc.  P.O. Box 59.   River Grove, Illinois 60171  
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AMICI JOURNAL
National Italian American Lifestyle Magazine
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Horizontal: 7-1/2" wide x 4-7/8 deep. 1/4 PAGE AD: 3-5/8" wide x 4-7/8" deep.
1/8 PAGE AD: 3-5/8" wide x 2-3/8" deep.
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ADDITIONAL COPIES: 1 to 50 - $2.50 each; 50 to 100 - $2.00 each; 100 + $2.25 each. The Publisher reserves the right to reject any advertisement, photograph or illustration, \vhich is not deemed to be in keeping with the standards of the publication.

Advertising Rates: (each issue)

                                      1x
Outside Back Cover     1850
Cover                                  2950
Full Inside Front                  1450   
Full Inside Back Covers1450                     
Full Page                    1200
1/2 page                       750  
1/4 page                       395  
1/8 page                       250


Production Schedule
  Issue                             Ad Closing   Art Deadline       Street Date
  Winter             2007-08                               
  Spring            2008                                   
  Summer          2008                                    
   Fall               2008                          
  Winter            2008                                  
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AGENCIES NOTE: All rates shown are net rates. Advertising agencies may                    adjust to add commission.
           BOOK SIZE: 8-1/2” x 11” Trim (Vertical).
    FULL PAGE AD: 7 1/2” x 10”* Bleed size 8-3/4” x 11-1/4”.
         1/2 PAGE AD: Vertical: 3-5/8” wide x 10” deep.
    Horizontal: 7-1/2” wide x 4-7/8 deep.
         1/4 PAGE AD: 3-5/8” wide x 4-7/8” deep.
         1/8 PAGE AD: 3-5/8” wide x 2-3/8” deep.

TERMS: One-half (1/2) due with contract, balance due upon approval ad proof.
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Amici Journal offers your business or organization maximum exposure to people looking for information online relating to Italy and Italian culture. We offer several methods of showcasing your business or organization. All the rates listed below are in U.S. Dollars:

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Photoshop files -Native Photoshop 4.0 or earlier - TIFF. BPS, (300 dpi or higher)
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The usability of these files is not guaranteed, we will do our best to translate them but if necessary we will recreate your ad to match a hard copy proof.

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.Floppy Disks -low or high density (sending a back up is very helpful) .CD-ROM (we do not accept CD.RW)

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Advertising Slicks. Will scan at the best resolution possible. MUST be pmt type. .
Slides, Prints or Transparencies- preferably no preprinted images quality will suffer
Computer Print Outs - 6 dpi or higher, laser quality only.
(Line art only-No Grayscales or gradient background -.we will scan them at the be possible resolution.)
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