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Hometown Marketing
6960 Lee Highway
Suite 201
Chattanooga, TN 37421

Phone: 423.320-0357
Toll Free Fax: 866.489.7755
Mobile: 423.320.0357
Voice Mail: 423.517.1406

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Hometown East Ridge
East Ridge HOMETOWN magazine was created by and for the people of East Ridge. Our goal is to instill a sense of pride and participation in this great community by providing everything from general information and light-hearted reading to menus and money-saving offers.

Circulation: 10,500 (approximately 1,000 businesses and 9,500 households)

Format: 8-1/2 X 11 Full Color Magazine, Gloss Stock, Bleed


  • City of East Ridge Information
  • General Information and Light-Hearted Reading
  • Product/Service Ads
  • Menus
  • Coupon Offers
  • Spotlight Ads (a chance to tell people the story "behind" the business")
    People like to do business with someone they are familiar with and our Spotlight ads allow a business to highlight their business in a different way.  

    Some ideas for your Spotlight ad:
    • History of your company
    • Mission / Values of our company
    • Employee Information (to make people more familiar with you and your staff)
    • Personal Information
    • Testimonials from customers
  • Expert Ads (Educational and Informational)
    If you're looking for a way to position yourself as an expert in your field, and want to inform and educate people, this is for you.
  • Community Information Pages (themed pages such as School, Community Information, History, etc.)  Sponsorship includes a prominent banner and a 1/4 page ad elsewhere in the magazine.

Mailed: Quarterly, Proof of Mailing upon request

$680 - Full Page
$490 - Half Page
$280 - Quarter Page
$780 - Page 3
$1500 - Cover Sponsorship (includes 1/2 page inside - requires pre-approval)
$450 - Community Page Sponsorship
$290 - Community Page HALF Sponsorship
$25 Art Charge - $35 Editorial fee (for writing and/or editing Expert Ads)
$15 Digital Photo Fee

Target Audience: Every Household AND Business in East Ridge (37412 - street addressed)

Examples of:

Supplied Art: We do all artwork, but for those who prefer to send their own artwork:

  • Artwork must be done on InDesign, Quark or Photoshop (Mac compatible).
  • EPS or TIFF files (300 dpi)
  • JPEG's must be high resolution and meet minimum quality requirements.
  • E-mail art, logos and copy to: denise@hometownmarketing.net
  • Please reference in subject line "artwork" and the name of the business.
  • Toll Free Fax: 866.489.7755
  • For more information, please contact us at 423.320-0357.

We are expanding HOMETOWN to include more informational pages.
Consider  a Community Page Sponsorship

Being a community sponsor is a great way to have a presence in front of every household and business in East Ridge on a page with large readership.

Your business could be the exclusive sponsor of one of these “themed” pages with a prominent presence - - PLUS you get a Quarter Page ad to tell more about yourself.

Here are a few examples of the special pages we would like to include:

  • Community News Sponsor - news from the citizens of East Ridge .
  • School News Sponsor - any events, awards, etc. from the school system
  • Chamber News Sponsor - which includes dates and times of Chamber meetings, speakers scheduled, current projects - - Plus a special section to welcome new businesses to the community (a listing which may include a photo and paragraph about their business - - compliments of the Chamber sponsor).


  • East Ridge History Pages
  • Humor Page
  • Household Tips
  • Gardening Tips
  • Medical Tips/Information
  • Game Page - (crossword puzzles, etc.)
  • Give us any idea you may have!

$450  - Exclusive Sponsorship (includes a quarter page ad elsewhere in the magazine.
$290 - Shared Sponsorship (2 sponsors)

Printed:  4 times per year, billed quarterly (when magazine mails)
Payment due no later than the week the magazine is delivered


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