CBC News Brief Advertisement Rate Sheet

Looking for a way to reach the Chicago Construction Industry?

Let the Chicago Building Congress’ Bi-Weekly News Brief become a core component of your online ad buy.

What is It?

The CBC bi-weekly News Brief sends an individualized custom newsletter to Chicago Construction industry leaders who are Members of the CBC.  The CBC New Brief uses artificial intelligence to bring a newsletter completely customized to that specific reader’s interests and reading patterns.

Our AI collects and sifts through articles from over 100 construction industry news sources to bring our members content that is specifically geared to their unique interests. The result for our advertisers is an extremely targeted vehicle to provide maximum exsposure for your organizaiton to the who’s who of the Chicago Construction Industry.

Does it Work?

This unique delivery system on industry news creates tremendous reader engagement edition after edition.

How much engagement?

Total Open Rate

Total Open Rate*

75.52%

Unique Open Rate

Unique Open Rate*

64.23%

Total Click Rate

Total Click Rate*

44.90%

Unique Click Rate

Unique Click Rate*

33.64%

*From June 1st, 2018 till October 1st, 2020

Rate Card

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Ad Frequency
Twice a Week for Four Weeks
Twice a Week for Six Weeks
Twice a Week for Eight Weeks
Once a Week for Four Weeks (Mondays)
Once a Week for Six Weeks (Mondays)
Once a Week for Eight Weeks (Mondays)
Amount Per Week
$500 per week
$400 per week
$350 per week
$325 per week
$300 per week
$275 per week
Total Ad Spend
$2,000
$2,400
$2,800
$1,130
$1,800
$2,200

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Ad Frequency
Twice a Week for Four Weeks
Twice a Week for Six Weeks
Twice a Week for Eight Weeks
Once a Week for Four Weeks (Mondays)
Once a Week for Six Weeks (Mondays)
Once a Week for Eight Weeks (Mondays)
Amount Per Week
$300 per week
$250 per week
$200 per week
$175 per week
$150 per week
$125 per week
Total Ad Spend
$1,200
$1,500
$1,600
$700
$900
$1,000

Notes:

  • The CBC has the right two refuse any ad
  • CBC member companies have precedence
  • Ads must be in JPEG or PDF format
  • Ads must be received no later than noon on the Friday before each week to be included in the following week’s News Brief