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Media Discounts for Local First Members

Stretch your marketing dollars further! As a Local First member, you may take advantage of special pricing from the following media vendors. Some restrictions apply – connect with each outlet for more information. Details may change over time. 

Digital Marketing

LocaLynx App - rate sheet PDF
Get one free month with code ‘30FR'
Contact: Kim DeJongh, kim@localynx.com, (616) 502-1667

Stingray Advisory Group - rate sheet PDF
Complimentary website review and 15% off website design and social media
Contact: Leandra Nisbet, leandra@stingrayadvisorygroup.com, (616) 841-5548


Lamar - rate sheet PDF
Holiday Package of three billboards for $5,800:
- One tri-vision board at Centerpointe & E. Beltline
- One static bulletin on 131 & 36th St
- One 14x48 digital in Comstock Park
With this package, advertisers will reach over 30% of the Grand Rapids market area within a 4-week period.
Contact: Jamie Sutton, jsutton@lamar.com, (231) 288-4671

Print/Web Publications

EGR Blue Magazine (Local First Member) - rate sheet PDF

Local First members can get the 36-month rate at 1/2 the commitment, 18 months. 
Package includes one full-page ad during the contract length and sponsor spotlight article
Contact: Edward Volovlek, 616.502.1089, Edward.Volovlek@n2pub.com

Farándula Magazine (Local First Member)

10% discount (3 month contract)
15% discount (6 month contract)
20% discount (1 year contract)

All our packages include:
1 - Ad in printed version
2 - Ad in digital version
3 - Social media advertising (organic & paid)

Contact: Adrian adrian@farandulami.com, (616) 516-7891

Grand Rapids Business Journal (Local First Member) - rate sheet PDF
Use the 26-38x rate for advertising for any of our Monday print publications. through 2018.
More information // contact Jennifer Collins, jcollins@grbj.com, (616) 459-3131 

Grand Rapids Kids (Local First Member)
10% off of 12-month marketing packages for Local First members.
Contact Andrea@grkids.com for details.

Grand Rapids Magazine (Local First Member) - rate sheet PDF
Use the 9x frequency rate as a 30% discount off the one-time rate.
Contact: Randy Prichard, rprichard@geminipub.com, (616) 459-4545 Ext. 3246

GRNow.com (Local First Member) - rate sheet PDF
Local First members receive 20% off all advertising services
Contact: CJ DeVries, cj@grnow.com

LocaLynx App - rate sheet PDF
Get one free month with code ‘30FR’.
Contact: Kim DeJongh, kim@localynx.com, (616) 502-1667

The Rapidian (Local First Member)
2-for1 Content Sponsor - $500
One month spot on the website 
Contact: Carol Shirey, carol@grcmc.org, (616) 459-4788 x 133

West Michigan Woman (Local First Member) - rate sheet PDF
25% off a comprehensive marketing package
Contact Rachael Rohde, rachael@serendipity-media.com, 616-458-8371 Ext.114

Women's LifeStyle Magazine (Local First Member)
Free digital ad at www.womenslifestyle.com with print ad campaign.
Contact: Susie Gordon, susie@womenslifestyle.com; (616) 443-3800


iHeart Media - rate sheet PDF
Contact: Kelly Stecco, KellyStecco@iheartmedia.com, (616) 776-0909

Townsquare Media
15% discount on advertising
Contact: Curtis Murray, Curtis.Murray@townsquaremedia.com, (616) 459-1665

WCYE (Local First Member)
2-for1 WYCE Day Sponsor - $300
13 mentions every hour on the hour (7am-7pm)
Quinn Mathews, Quinn@grcmc.org, (616) 459-4788 ext 111


Current package - rate sheet PDF
17 Days of Giving
15% off any schedule
Contact: keagan@fox17online.com, (616) 818-6995   

Member Offer
Advertise in TV’s most-watched, live sporting events. Learn more 
Contact: Jamie Miller, Jamie.Miller2@charter.com, 616-607-2424

Facebook Branded Ads - Spring Sales event (Good until 3/23/2018)
Buy one, Get one 50% off - more information // Bonus TV Spot
Contact: Thomas Pritz, tpritz@wzzm13.com, (616) 559-1364