ADVERTISING SCHEDULE


WAMA Pages: WAMA's Membership Directory has a master alphabetical listing and is divided into sub-categories, including: Artists, Company List, Media, Associations/Government, Record Companies, Studios, Related Services, and more. The WAMA Pages is a frequently used and valuable membership information and networking tool.

WAMA News: The 2-4 times per month email newsletter keeps the membership up-to-date on the latest in the local and national music scene. Regular columns include: Local Notes; New Releases; Seminars & Workshops; Studio News; Classified Advertising, and WAMA Member Discounts.

Crosstown Jam Program: Annual one-week series of concerts, featuring more than 150 groups, hosted by venues in DC, Maryland and Northern Virginia. Production staff and musicians volunteer their time and services to raise money for local charities.

WAMMIES Program: The annual event recognizes significant career achievements by area musicians and music industry professionals. Nominations and balloting come from the WAMA membership. The Wammies show includes presenters from local newspapers, television and radio personalities as well as performances by Washingtonians. Past performers and honorees have included: Mary Chapin Carpenter, Bo Diddley, Hot Tuna, Nils Lofgren, Jimmy Dean, 2D Extreme, Cleve Francis, Joan Jett, Emmylou Harris, Ron Holloway, and the Clovers.

WASHINGTON AREA MUSIC ASSOCIATION
6263 Occoquan Forest Dr
Manassas, VA 20112
wamadc.com
dcmusic@wamadc.com

SIZES & RATES

SIZE (5½ x8½)
Frequency
Distribution
WAMA Pages
Directory of 1500 - WAMA Members
and Music Contacts
Now 50% Off Regular Rates Below
Nat'l Local Member
Full (4¾" w x 7½" h) $400 $320 $260
Half (4¾" w x 3 ¾" h) $240 $195 $155
Quarter (2¼" w x 3¾" h) $145 $115 $80
Special Position Add $100
SIZE (8 ½ X 11)
Frequency
Distribution
Wammies Program
1 per year - Mar. 15, 2015
1,000
  Nat'l Local Member
Full (7½"w x 9½"h)$600 $400 $320
Half (7½"w x 4½"h) $360 $240 $190
Quarter (3¾"w x 4½"h) $220 $145 $115
Eighth (3¾"w x 2¾"h) n/a $85 $70

Monthly rates for the email newsletter:
Size
National
Local
Member
Frequency
Rate
Large
600x350h pixels

$150
$120
$100 $1000
Every issue for one
year
(up to 4 per month)
Advance Payment Required

Medium
300x350h
pixels
$90
$72
$60 $600
Advance Payment Required
Small
150x200h
pixels
$54
$45
$36 $360
Advance Payment Required
All ads are either .jpg or .gif.  Newsletters are emailed to over 4000
music industry people and media.  WAMA membership is about 1000.


WHO advertises with WAMA?

WAMA advertisers throughout the years have included a variety of music businesses as well as products and services related to the music industry, like photography, graphic arts, clothing, beverage companies, etc. Music businesses that benefit from WAMA advertising include: studios, retail record/CD/tape stores, managers, lawyers, artists and bands, production companies, venues, music stores, music magazines and publications...well you get the idea.

WHY advertise with WAMA?

The advantages to advertising with WAMA include reaching a large group of music businesses, artists and professionals. Many of the same people work in other industries (their "real" jobs) while pursuing a music-related field. They include engineers, lawyers, carpenters, office support personnel, media, etc. in addition, with the Crosstown Jam, you will reach, not only the music community, but a wide-variety of the general public, WAMA volunteers and staff members of the clubs hosting the event. The Wammies include a variety of musicians, their management as well as members of the music industry representing national music companies and associations.

The Washington area music scene may be local, but our outlook and exposure is national. WAMA regularly interfaces with national industry representatives who are on the lookout for talent. Consider this when making your advertising plan with WAMA. We look forward to developing a valuable and long-term business relationship with you.


Sponsorships

Opportunities to become a full sponsor of The Washington Area Music Association are available. In addition to receiving advertising in the above publications, your company name logo would appear on WAMA advertising including newspaper advertisements, posters, direct mail, program cover. if you would like additional information, please contact Mike Schreibman at 703-237-9500.


WAMA CROSSTOWN JAM - SPONSOR PACKAGES

Cutting Edge Title Sponsor: $15,000
Logo placed at the top of all posters (equal in size to WAMA)
Signage: At all venues
Inclusion in all media material
Logo placed at top of all T-Shirts sold to public and worn by tech staff
& other Crosstown personnel during the event.
Full page ad in the program/Recognition in CTJ program
12 tickets to Invitation-Only Kick-off party for the Press, Sponsors and Performers
12 All-Event Passes to CTJ


Trend Setter Gold Sponsor: $7,500
Logo placed at the top of all posters (75% of WAMA logo size)
Signage: At all venues
Inclusion in all media material
Logo placed at top of all T-Shirts sold to public and worn by tech staff & other Crosstown personnel during the event.
Full page ad in the program/Recognition in CTJ program
8 tickets to Invitation-Only Kick-off party for the Press, Sponsors and Performers
8 All-Event Passes to CTJ


Community Leader Silver Sponsor: $2,500
Logo placed at the top of all posters (60% of WAMA logo size)
Signage: At all venues
Inclusion in all media material
Full page ad in the program/Recognition in CTJ program
4 tickets to Invitation-Only Kick-off party for the Press, Sponsors and Performers
4 All-Event Passes to CTJ


Benefactor Bronze: $1,000
Full page ad in the program/Recognition in CTJ program
2 tickets to Invitation-only Kick-off party for the Press, Sponsors and Performers
2 All-Event Passes to CTJ


Friend of WAMA: $200
Recognition in CTJ program
2 tickets to Invitation-Only Kick-off party for the Press, Sponsors and Performers
2 All-Event Passes to CTJ


WAMMIES - SPONSOR PACKAGES

Title Sponsor: $4,000
Full page Advertisement in Program Book
Recognition in Program Book
Logo Displayed on all Wammies advertising and on Stage
Logo on Cover of Wammies Program (equal in size to WAMA)
Press release announcing sponsorship
10 tickets to the Wammies Ceremony (Reserved Corporate Table)
Invitation to the VIP reception

Trend Setter Gold Sponsor: $2,000
Full page Advertisement in Program Book
Recognition in Program Book
Logo Displayed on all Wammies advertising (75% of WAMA logo size)
Logo on display at Ceremony
10 tickets to the Wammies Ceremony (Reserved Corporate Table)
Invitation to the VIP reception

Sponsor: $1,000
Full page Advertisement in Program Book
Recognition in Program Book
Logo Displayed on all Wammies advertising (50% of WAMA logo size)
8 tickets to the Wammies Ceremony (Reserved Corporate Table)
Invitation to the VIP reception

CORPORATE TICKETS

Gold Tickets: $600
8 tickets to the Wammies Ceremony (Reserved Corporate Table)
Full page Advertisement in Program Book
Recognition in Program Book
8 Invitations to the VIP reception

Silver Tickets: $350
4 tickets to the Wammies Ceremony (Reserved Corporate Table)
1/2 page Advertisement in Program Book
Recognition in Program Book
4 Invitations to the VIP reception

Patron: $125
2 tickets to the Wammies Ceremony (Reserved Corporate Table)
Recognition in Program Book
2 Invitations to the VIP reception


DCCD-8 CD COMPILATION - SPONSOR PACKAGES

Title Sponsor: $5,500
Logo on Cover of DCCD-8 (equal in size to WAMA)
Full page Advertisement in CD Booklet
Logo Displayed on all DCCD-8 advertising
Logo Displayed on stage at CD Release Party
Full page Advertisement in WAMA News
Press release announcing sponsorship
20 tickets to the CD Release Party
50 copies of DCCD-8
Recognition in CD Booklet

Benefactor: $2,000
Logo on Back Cover of DCCD-8 (75% of WAMA logo size)
Full page Advertisement in CD Booklet
Logo Displayed on all DCCD-8 advertising (75% of WAMA logo size)
Logo Displayed on stage at CD Release Party
10 tickets to the CD Release Party
20 copies of DCCD-8
Recognition in CD Booklet

Sponsor: $1,000
Full page Advertisement in CD Booklet
Logo Displayed on all DCCD-8 advertising (50% of WAMA logo size)
6 tickets to the CD Release Party
10 copies of DCCD-8
Recognition in CD Booklet

Contributor:$500
4 tickets to the CD Release Party
5 copies of DCCD-8
Recognition in CD Booklet

Patron: $100
2 tickets to the CD Release Party
1 copy of DCCD-8
Recognition in CD Booklet