Advertising

Contact  to find out more and to book any of the advertising packages listed below. If you're interested in a comprehensive partnership that includes participation in events, content marketing and other opportunities to reach our audience, consider becoming a Sponsor.
 

Download subscriber data here.
 

Member Discounts

- RGDs receive Package 3 FREE annually + 50% off additional advertising

- Affiliate Members receive Package 6 FREE annually + 50% off additional advertising

- Team Members receive Package 2 FREE annually + 50% off additional advertising

 

Package 1 - $1,500 (+HST)

  • 700 x 460 Headlining Big Box Ad on the RGD homepage for 3 weeks
  • 220 x 220 Channel Box Ad on the RGD website for 6 weeks
  • 570 x 375 Box Ad in 4 issues of the RGD Word e-newsletter 
  • 50-word Text Ad with headline in 2 issues of the RGD Word e-newsletter
  • Distribution of digital promotional material to DesignThinkers Conference attendees
  • RGD to social share the campaign / product / key message once on two of the following platforms: Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn or Instagram Stories


Package 2 - $900 (+HST)

  • 700 x 460 Headlining Big Box Ad on the RGD homepage for 2 weeks
  • 220 x 220 Channel Box Ad on the RGD website for 6 weeks
  • 570 x 375 Box Ad in 3 issues of the RGD Word e-newsletter
  • 50-word Text Ad with headline in 2 issues of the RGD Word e-newsletter
  • RGD to social share the campaign / product / key message once via Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn or Instagram Stories


Package 3 - $500 (+HST)

  • 220 x 220 Channel Box Ad on the RGD website for 6 weeks
  • 570 x 375 Box Ad in 3 issues of the RGD Word e-newsletter
  • 50-word Text Ad with headline in 1 issue of the RGD Word e-newsletter
  • RGD to social share the campaign / product / key message on one of the following platforms: Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn or Instagram Stories


Package 4 - $425 (+HST)

  • 220 x 220 Box Ad on the RGD homepage for 3 weeks
  • 570 x 375 Box Ad in 1 issue of the RGD Word e-newsletter
  • 50-word Text Ad with headline in 1 issue of the RGD Word e-newsletter
  • RGD to social share the campaign / product / key message once via Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn or Instagram Stories

 

Package 5 - $350 (+HST)

  • RGD to social share the campaign / product / key message via 3 tweets, 2 Facebook posts, 1 LinkedIn post and 1 Instagram Story post


Package 6 - $300 (+HST)

  • 220 x 220 Channel Box Ad on the RGD website for 3 weeks
  • 570 x 375 Box Ad in 1 issue of the RGD Word e-newsletter
  • RGD to social share the campaign / product / key message once via Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn or Instagram Stories


Package 7 - $250 (+HST)

  • 220 x 220 Channel Box Ad on the RGD website for 1-week OR 570 x 375 Box Ad in 1 issue of the RGD Word e-newsletter

 

Package 8 - $200 (+HST)

  • RGD to social share the campaign / product / key message via 1 tweet, 1 Instagram Stories post and 1 Facebook post

 

* All prices are listed in CAD. Click here to convert the Canadian Dollar to other currencies. Customized advertising packages can be created.

 

"The RGD email newsletter is something people read and respond to. I didn't need any other marketing tool to reach my target market." – Ilise Benun, Author, Consultant, National Speaker and Founder, Marketing Mentor.

 

RGD.ca

Website


RGD Word

e-Newsletter

*Animated gifs are permissible for all placements (except for the Headlining Homepage Big Box Ad).

 

Please send the click-through URL with your ads. Ads are due a minimum of two days prior to deployment. 

 

Questions? Please email

 


  • RGD Website: 1,300 visits daily
    RGD Word: 24,000 subscribers; 36% open rate; released weekly. Vew a sample issue.
    Twitter: 12,100 followers
    LinkedIn: 12,200 followers
    Instagram: 9,400 followers
    Facebook: 5,400 followers
    Partner Organizations: 22
    Partner Programs: 19

     


  • Membership Demographics
     

    RGD has over 3,700 members including 1,600 professional members representing decision-makers in the Canadian design industry and 2,100 student members who are the future of the profession.

     

    Roles of Certified RGDs

    More than 50% of RGDs are purchasing decision-makers:

    29% Sole Proprietors & Freelancers
    23% Owners of Creative Agencies with Employees
    20% In-House Design Managers & Senior Designers with Corporate Design Departments
    15% Creative Directors & Designers within Creative Agencies
    7% Designers within Corporate Design Departments
    6% Design Educators

     

    Average Years of Professional Experience
     

    45% more than 15 years
    40% 10-14 years
    15% less than 10 years of experience