Newsletter Advertising

Get before each member; advertise in The Perspective, GSBA's quarterly newsmagazine. The Perspective is mailed to 1,600 members and affiliates in Western Washington and throughout the nation. Plus an additional 600 are circulated around the Greater Seattle area.

Newsletter Ad Rates

Size of Ad: Cost:
1/8 page 3 1/2"w x 2 1/4"h $180
1/4 page 3 1/2"w x 4 1/2"h $300
1/2 page vertical 3 1/2"w x 9 7/8"h $500
1/2 page horizontal 7 1/2"w x 4 1/2"h $500
Full page 7 1/2"w x 9 7/8"h $1000
Back cover 8 1/2"w x 8 3/4"h (add 1/8" bleeds) $1000
Full page insert 8 1/2"w x 11"h $500 (advertiser provides copies)

Newsletter Ad Specs

Newsletter ad materials are due on or before the 5th of the month preceding the issue you want your ad to appear in (ie: January 5th for the February issue).

Advertising Specifications (for ad designer)
ONLY Accepted Ad Format: PDF File (press optimized, fonts embedded, 300 ppi). All other formats cannot be accepted.

eNewsletter Advertising

Advertise in ePerspective, GSBA's electronic newsletter sent weekly to promote business programs, community events and civic issues. Our weekly emails are sent to 4500 addresses with an average open rate of 30% and an average click thru rate of 18%.

eNewsletter Ad Rates

Placement/Type of Ad: Cost:
Square ad space 250 pixels w. x 250 pixels h. $50 per wk (2 wk minimum)
Banner ad space 600 pixels w. x 100 pixels h. $50 per wk (2 wk minimum)

eNewsletter Ad Specs

eNewsletter Advertising Specifications (for ad designer)

Newsletter Ad Submission

Ads may be submitted the following ways:
  1. Via the GSBA web site (
  2. On disk via mail or hand delivery to the office:
    Attn: GSBA Newsletter Ads
    400 East Pine Street, Suite 322
    Seattle, WA 98122

Download Perspective Ad Contract as PDF file

For more information or to advertise, contact:
(206) 363-9188

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