Coming in Nov. 2017   Reserve Space by Sep. 8   Materials Due Sep. 15

Stand Out in the Industry’s Largest Annual Publication on Surety Bonding

The 15th Annual Contractors’ Guide to Surety Bonding – including the 2018 Directory of Surety Bonding Professionals — will be published in November’s special edition of Construction Executive.
Reach over 150,000 construction business owners and top financial managers as well as thousands of surety bond producers and surety professionals across the U.S.

Designed to educate contractors on the value and importance of surety bonding, the editorial content is developed in association with the industry’s top surety bonding and construction organizations:

• The Surety & Fidelity Association of America (SFAA)
• National Association of Surety Bond Producers (NASBP)
• Surety Information Office (SIO)
• Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC)

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Target Surety Bond Buyers, Construction Business Owners and Top Financial Decision-Makers

No other surety publication has greater distribution, market reach or industry impact.


Publication in CE November issue
53,000+ print subscribers
137,800+ readers including all
21,000+ ABC member companies


Publication in CE digital edition reaching 30,000+ subscribers where your ad, directory listing, executive interview, and article link to your website



Promotion to 37,000+ subscribers in
CE Risk Management
CE Managing Your Business
CE Tech Trends eNewsletters

Bonus Distribution

2018 IRMI Construction Risk Conference
2018 NASBP Annual Meeting & Expo
2018 CFMA Conference
2018 ABC National Convention



Direct email promotion to
30,000+ CE eBlast subscribers
promoting the 15th Annual Contractors’ Guide to Surety Bonding


Social Media

Social media promotion to
38,600+ CE followers on
Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn

Executive Interview Opportunity

Marketers that support this annual industry initiative with a sponsorship or full-page display ad are rewarded with an Executive Interview benefit.

Participating is easy. CE will email four to five questions regarding current surety topics and concerns. Choose one question and respond in 250 words or less.

Your exec’s published remarks are accompanied by a full-color photo, identifying the exec by name, title and company.

Following publication, you’ll receive an ePrint “As Featured in Construction Executive” for your website, blogs, social media, and other electronic marketing. Your executive interview also receives bonus publication in a special edition of the CE Risk Management newsletter.

FREE BENEFIT Exclusively for Sponsors and Full-Page Display Advertisers


2018 Directory of Surety Bonding Professionals

The 2018 Directory of Surety Bonding Professionals is a comprehensive reference guide designed to help contractors source surety bonds and expertise. Listing categories include:

Surety Underwriters
Bond Producers & Agencies
Claims Management
Surety Consultants & Advisors
Arbitration and Mediation
Banks and Banking

Construction CPAs
Construction Law Firms
Financial Services
Software & Technology
Accounting Software
Bonding Automation Software
Certificates of Insurance
Document Management
Electronic Bonding

And more! This important once-a-year annual resource directory will be referred to again and again by general and specialty contractors seeking to purchase surety bonds.

A free directory listing is included with purchase of any size display advertisement. Listings can also be purchased separately.

There are Several Ways to Reach Contractors That Buy Surety Bonds

Sponsorships  |  Display Advertising  |  Surety Directory Listings


Sponsors Receive Maximum Visibility and Recognition

Beginning with your company name on the cover of the 15th Annual Contractors’ Guide to Surety Bonding, followed by your logo ID on the Sponsor Recognition page, you’ll be first to get noticed in the industry’s largest surety bonding publication.

Corporate Profile

Our professional editors and graphic designers will take your text, company highlights, logo and supplied images to produce a visually-striking layout that showcases your surety bonding expertise, experience and capabilities. You’ll receive 500 full-color printed reprints on high-gloss stock plus an ePrint for your website and marketing efforts.

Article Submission

Sponsors may submit an article geared toward educating contractors about surety bonding. Article topics must be pre-approved by CE editors and the SFAA. Authors receive a byline plus company contact information in the article footer. CE will furnish sponsors with an ePrint of published articles for their website and email marketing efforts.

Surety Market Overview

Sponsors will have their chief underwriter or senior executive quoted in the “Surety Market Overview,” the lead article on the current state of the surety market.


Sponsors also receive Logo ID with link and special recognition in our email promotion to 30,000+ CE eBlast subscribers announcing the 15th Annual Contractors’ Guide to Surety Bonding.

Plus every sponsor receives an Executive Interview and a National Directory Listing!

Front Cover and Sponsor Page Recognition

Full-Page Corporate Profile 







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Sponsor Recognition Page
Includes company name, exec’s name and title, plus web address
1-Page Corporate Profile
Showcase your company in the best possible light
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Sponsor Logo ID and website link in eBlast to 30,000+ promoting the Surety Bonding issue
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Surety Market Overview
Your exec quoted in the lead article of the Contractors’ Guide to Surety Bonding
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