Advertise with Metro Parent
Why You Should Advertise in Metro Parent
Metro Parent offers advertisers the opportunity to reach their target audience – well-educated, middle and upper-middle class parents – while their concerns for their families are uppermost in their minds. As the region’s premier monthly family publication, advertising in Metro Parent will maximize your advertising dollars.
We distribute 45,000 copies of Metro Parent throughout the region each month. Our research indicates that over 100,000 people read Metro Parent monthly and that 92 percent of our readers are moms (who make an estimated 85 percent of household buying decisions.) Ask your Metro Parent Account Executive for additional reader demographics.
Testimonials and Praise for Metro Parent
We receive countless unsolicited testimonials about Metro Parent. Click here to read some of them.
Metro Parent is a critically acclaimed magazine. Click here (.pdf) to read about our recent awards.
The following advertising opportunities exist with Metro Parent: (Ask your Account Executive for our Media Kit which includes rates, demographics and additional advertising details.)
Monthly Display Advertising
Metro Parent offers black and white, accent color, full color and premium placement advertising. Our account executives will work with you to determine what presentation and format best suits your business’ needs.
Web Site Advertising
Rates for ads on our popular Web site begin at just $100 per month.
We also offer classified advertising to businesses and private parties at very reasonable rates. Our classified section runs line ads only.
You can also insert your marketing materials into Metro Parent for distribution, an easy method for delivering your message to our targeted audience.
Special Advertising Sections
Metro Parent offers special advertising sections such as parties, holiday gift guides, school open house sections and much more. We can also provide special “content advertising” sections – advertising that looks and feels like editorial content, customized for your business.
In addition to our monthly magazine, we also publish four supplemental publications annually:
Summer Education, Camps & Travel Guide
An extensive directory of summer learning opportunities and camps for children and families. Will be available early March.
Education & Enrichment Guide – A comprehensive guide to educational institutions and children’s enrichment opportunities in the area – the only such publication serving the metropolitan area.
- Your Baby & You – A highly regarded resource for new and expectant parents.
- Family Phone Book & Resource Guide – An all-inclusive directory of family resources, goods, services, activities and destinations in the Portland metropolitan area.
Account Executive – Westside/Lake Oswego/Wilsonville, National & Outside Metro Area
Account Executive – Eastside & Washington