Progress Report Information
The Spikecon Progress Report is sent to all members and supporting members of Westercon 72, NASFiC 2019, and 1632 Minicon, (Spikecon). These reports will detail all the work that is being done to prepare for the convention and show all new information that we can publish. This may include guest and membership reports, hotel and convention facilities, art show and dealers room, costuming and masquerade, gaming, marketing and advertising, committee members, articles of special interest, voting, site-selection and bylaws.
All mailed progress reports (2 – 4) will be full color on 8.5 by 11 inch paper with half inch borders all around (7.5 by 10 inch). The on-line progress report will be 8.5 by 11 inch with half inch borders all around (7.5 by 10 inch), full color in PDF format, ready to be easily distributed by any of the advertisers to their own customer base.
Ad deadlines for PRs
Progress Report 2
Publication Date, November 28
Ad deadline, November 21
Progress Report 3
Publication Date, March 8th, 2019
Ad deadline, February 28th, 2019
Progress Report 4
Publication Date, May 3rd, 2019
Ad deadline, April 24th, 2019
Progress Report 5
Will be determined if necessary
This report will be online only due to mailing time before the convention.
Advertising Rates and Sizes (Progress Reports)
About our ad rates:
A Pro is a publisher or organization that pays for submissions or they pay their working staff. Also, the publication orservice is professional and supplies a product that is only available through paid purchases.
A Fan applies to a non-profit organization running a convention or event. Also, a hobbyist that does not pay staff orcontributors to his or her publication or product.
Spikecon Progress Reports, Sizes, Pricing:
Professional full-page ad, 7.5” by 10” deep, full bleed, $80.00
Fan full-page ad, 7.5” by 10” deep, full bleed, $65.00
Professional column/half page ad, 3.75” by 10” deep, column, 7.5” by 5” deep, half page, full bleed, $50.00
Fan column/half page ad, 3.75” by 10” deep, column, 7.5” by 5” deep, half page, full bleed, $40.00
Professional business card-1/4 page ad, 3.75” by 5” deep, business card-1/4 page, full bleed, $40.00
Fan business card-1/4 page ad, 3.75” by 5” deep, business card-1/4 page, full bleed, $30.00
File Specifications and Processes