The Association of Magazine Media


IMAG 2017 Sponsors




AdvantageCS is the developer of Advantage--marketing and subscription software for publishers. Leading companies rely on Advantage to manage their digital subscriptions, entitlements, magazines, bundles, e-products, conferences and events, membership and donations, continuity programs, product orders, payments and customer service.  Advantage also offers a comprehensive eCommerce platform, multi-channel sales, high availability, sophisticated business intelligence tools, multi-currency, multi-local taxation, direct debit processing and a multi-lingual interface.

AdvantageCS is a privately-held corporation, and has been developing software for publishers since 1979.  Financially sound, with a worldwide reputation for superior software and service, AdvantageCS is a trusted partner of many global information companies.   


The Alliance for Audited Media powers transparency and collaboration between North America’s leading media professionals. AAM is the industry’s recognized leader in cross-media verification, with unparalleled expertise across all brand platforms, including web, mobile, email and print. More than 4,000 publishers, advertisers, agencies and technology vendors depend on AAM’s data-driven insights, technology certification audits and information services to transact with trust. To learn how AAM brings trust and transparency to today’s media ecosystem, visit


At CDS Global, we help media companies find success across print and digital with multichannel content and audience engagement technology. We work with you to leverage the power of your brands through data-driven audience engagement; right-time, 1:1 marketing; marketing automation; multichannel subscription support; global consumer acquisition; modern business intelligence; extensive payment solutions; customer care; and more. With 45 years of expertise and 15 locations worldwide, CDS Global is a trusted partner to the media industry, managing 192 million consumers across nearly 1,000 print and digital magazine titles. Our unmatched scale gives media companies of all sizes access to the technology needed to attract, retain and interact with audiences and increase your share of wallet. Visit to see how we can put data and technology to work for you.


CMG- Comag Marketing Group provides publishers of many of the world’s leading magazine brands with comprehensive retail sales, circulation marketing and supply chain solutions for the mass market, direct-to-retail, international and specialty market newsstand channels. Through innovative consumer insights and analytics, CMG provides category management guidance to many leading retail chains.

CMG’s goal is to maximize sales in the newsstand environment while focusing on supply chain initiatives that help remove structural impediments within the distribution channel. CMG is committed to collaborating with retailers and wholesale distributors to better serve the end users—magazine consumers. Above all, CMG remains focused on developing supply chain solutions for a mature product category with effective, value-added services through enhanced consumer marketing and research capabilities so that the magazine category continues to be a vital part of the consumer’s shopping experience.


MediaWorks 360 applies publishing media experience and relationships to help clients drive revenue, reduce costs and develop efficiencies.  Our deep publishing backgrounds bring a different and proven approach to the business - one of real experience and knowing how to make an impact on the bottom line.

Our areas of expertise and focus include:

Legacy Cost Reductions: Our expertise can help reduce legacy costs company-wide from subscription & newsstand marketing to pre-press, production and digital services.

Audience Development: Discover the power of bundling a brand’s assets to build unique, premium-priced subscription programs. Many publishers have assets siloed in print, digital, video, experiential, archives, etc., but few have bundled them to generate a new, organic revenue stream. We have the expertise and the platform.

Transformative Content Expertise & Tools: Multi-platform content strategy allowing companies to effectively “create once - publish anywhere”, with an emphasis on digital-first. Our program drives savings by simplifying the workflow and providing a system to support it.

               min is magazine media's trusted source for consumer and B2B brands, reaching thousands of media executives in print, online and live events. For more than 60 years, min has been serving its community with unparalleled information, education and recognition.
         As one of the leading publication printers in the U.S., Publishers Press brings together credible resources and tools that offer sound solutions. Its partnerships with customers and industry associates reflect quality, innovation and integrity. The family-owned company has been in business for over 150 years, and is a pioneer in distribution systems, prepress and more. Publishers Press also offers a suite of digital solutions that include ContentXpress, apps, multichannel digital editions, email marketing, custom publishing and design services. Your Content. Our Passion.
          Quad/Graphics is a leading global provider of print and media solutions. Quad creates value for clients by helping them perform better in today’s rapidly changing world through innovative solutions that improve efficiencies, reduce costs, lift response and increase revenue. The Quad team believes that doing things differently—and better—enhances results and that constant innovation provides customers with more agility and faster speed to market while also creating powerful consumer experiences that drive improved performance.

Publishers Information Bureau (PIB) is the premier source of consumer magazine advertising paging, expenditures and related information. PIB® is a membership organization administered by The Association of Magazine Media (MPA). Both MPA and Non-MPA members are able to join.

PIB® is recognized in the industry as the most trusted source of print magazine ad data. Agencies, advertisers, industry analysts and venture capital companies that share an interest in the print ROI component of the magazine industry regularly rely upon the organization’s reporting.



West Linn Paper Company is an independent manufacturer of coated free-sheet web paper. The high-quality Sonoma®, Capistrano® and Nature® brands are well respected for their print quality and runnability. West Linn products are sold throughout North America and are used for high-end advertising materials, direct mail, magazines, catalogs and book publishing.

Located in Nova Scotia, Port Hawkesbury Paper is the leading provider and low-cost producer of supercalendered (SC) paper in North America. The SC machine at Port Hawkesbury is capable of delivering the highest-quality and most-efficient paper production available. Port Hawkesbury Paper’s Artisan®, Prominence Plus®, Prominence® and Maritime® lines offer a wide selection of SC options to publishers and printers.

  ZergNet is the leading content-only recommendation platform on the Internet. We enable digital publishers to monetize and grow their audience by promoting hand curated, relevant content.


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