2017 – 2018 Print Marketing Planner

Issue Date Issue Highlights Special Sections and Features Added Value / Bonus Distribution Ad Deadlines

November 2017

Bonus Distribution at 3 Events

Surety Sponsors Get Inclusion in eBlast

Surety Bonding and Infrastructure 15th Annual Contractors’ Guide to Surety Bonding
• Sponsorship opportunities
• Association sponsorship and editorial oversight by NASBP, SFAA and SIO
• Executive Interview (see added-value)
• 2017 Directory of Surety Professionals

Surety Bonding Company Profile
Sponsors of CE’s annual surety bonding edition receive a full page company profile showcasing their expertise, capabilities and experience. Visit Surety4Contractors.com for full details

ABC Retention and Growth Strategies

Executive Insights from Leaders in Surety Bonding
Half-page and full-page advertisers in this special section get their senior executive featured in the lead article.

Surety Bonding Directory
All surety advertisers receive a free directory listing

Bonus Distribution
• NASBP Annual Meeting and Expo
• IRMI Construction Risk Conference
• World of Concrete 2018
* Inclusion in e-blast (sponsors)

Space: 9/8/2017

Materials: 9/15/2017

December 2017

Bonus Distribution at 2 Events

Hot Products Advertisers Get Inclusion in eBlast

2018 Construction Industry Forecast and 2018 Hot Products 2018 Hot Products
CE’s annual Hot Products special edition is the industry’s most popular showcase for new products and industry innovations. Highly effective for communicating product features and benefits. Promote your latest products offerings in CE’s annual Hot Products special advertising section.

Directory of ABC Accredited Quality Contractors

2019 Hot Products Marketing Package
Participating advertisers receive a full suite of marketing materials including eprint, printed reprints, and the official CE 2019 Hot Products logo for your website, plus special CE eBlast and social media promotion.

Bonus Distribution
• World of Concrete 2018
• CURT National Conference 2018

Space: 10/13/2017

Materials: 10/20/2017

January/February 2018

Special DOUBLE ISSUE

Bonus Distribution at 3 Events

Construction Apps Advertisers Get Inclusion in eBlast

CE 15TH ANNIVERSARY Special Issue

Smart Buildings and IoT – ISC West Show Issue

Top 2018 Tech Predictions from Construction Technology Leaders

ABC National Convention Issue

Construction Technology I
A series of articles on how contractors are using tech to increase productivity, reduce inefficiences, and improve profitability.

2018 Guide to Construction Apps
Feature your latest technology and apps in an article format. Spread and full page options.

ABC 2018 National Chairman

2018 Top Technology Predictions
Full-page advertisers in the Construction Technology I special section are interviewed for this feature article showcasing the top predictions from industry leaders on the future of construction.Executive Roundtable on Wired Buildings
Full-page Smart Buildings and IoT advertisers receive a seat at this Executive Roundtable discussion.

Bonus Distribution
• 2018 ABC National Convention
• 2018 ABC Excellence in Construction Awards
• 2018 ISC West

Space: 12/15/2017

Materials: 12/22/2017

March 2018

Bonus Distribution at 3 Events

Building a Legacy: Families that Mean Business

Fleet and Equipment Management

Work Truck Show Issue

Fleet and Equipment Management
A series of articles on how contractors are using tech to increase productivity, reduce inefficiences, and improve profitability.

Diversity Resource Groups

Bonus Distribution
• 2018 Work Truck Show
• 2018 ABC National Convention
• 2018 ABC Excellence in Construction Awards
Space: 1/12/2018

Materials: 1/19/2018

April 2018

Bonus Distribution at 1 Event

Risk Management: Is Your Business Covered?

Safety Starts at the Top 

Insurance and Surety Bonding

NASBP Show Issue

13th Annual Construction Insurance and Surety Bonding Special Section
Coverage of the hottest topics in insurance and surety bonding for contractors. ​Half-page and full page advertisers get their senior exec interviewed for the lead article.

Leaders in Insurance and Surety Bonding
Insurance and surety bonding firms may showcase their experience, capabilities and expertise in a company profile.ABC Contractor of the Year

Executive Insights from Leaders in Insurance and Bonding
Half-page and full-page advertisers in this special section get their senior executive interviewed.

Bonus Distribution
2018 NASBP Annual Meeting and Expo

Space: 2/13/2018

Materials: 2/20/2018

May 2018

Bonus Distribution at 2 Events

25 Companies Advertisers Get Inclusion in eBlast

Small Business Revolution

Construction Finance: Managing for Bottom Line Profitability

CFMA Show Issue

Contractors’ Guide to the Bottom Line
Articles, business strategies and valuable information designed to help contractors run a more productive, more profitable business.

25 Companies Making Construction More Efficient and More Profitable
Advertorial opportunity to showcase how your company’s products or services help drive efficiency and profitablity.

ABC YoungProfessional of the Year

CFMA and AIA Show Issue Small Business Revolution

ABC Young Professional of the Year   

Annual Construction Software and Technology Showcase
Technology advertisers in this issue receive an added-value showcase with company name, product name, headline, image, 50-75 word description, phone number, and web link.

Bonus Distribution
• 2018 CFMA Convention
• 2018 AIA National Convention

Space: 3/12/2018

Materials: 3/19/2018

June 2018

Bonus Distribution at 2 Events

Workforce Development: Career Paths in Construction

CE 2018 Schools of Construction

Construction Law

2018 Schools of Construction
A comprehensive source guide to colleges and universities offering curriculum for construction, engineering, project management and more. Accredited colleges and universities are entitled to discounts of up to 50% off rate card prices.

Profiles in Construction Education: Leading Colleges and Universities
Colleges and universities may showcase their construction curriculum, degrees and accreditation, teaching staff, campuses, distance learning, continuing education, and more.13th Annual Construction Law Special Section
CE editors present a series of articles examining present a series of articles on the top legal challenges facing business owners.

Company Profiles of Leaders in Construction Law
Law firms and legal solution providers may showcase their experience, capabilities and expertise in a company profile.

ABC National Craft Championships

ABC Craft Professional of the Year

ABC Craft Instructor of the Year

Deluxe Logo Listing in 2018 Guide to Schools of Construction
Colleges and universities that advertise in this special section receive a free logo listing in the directory.

Executive Insights from Leaders in Construction Law
Half-page and full-page advertisers in the Construction Law special section get their senior executive featured in the lead article.

Bonus Distribution
• 2018 ABC Legislative Week
• 2018 ABC Legal Conference

Space: 4/13/2018

Materials: 4/20/2018

July/August 2018

Special DOUBLE ISSUE

Profiles in Productivity Advertisers Get Inclusion in eBlast

Project Collaboration: Achieving Excellence Among Stakeholders

Intelligent Machines and Intelligent Jobsites

Construction Accounting

Intelligent Machines and Intelligent Jobsites
A new generation of equipment, tools and technology are increasing jobsite productivity, empowering workers and equipment operators, and providing real-time field intelligence to business owners, project supervisors and financial managers.

Profiles in Productivity
Marketers may purchase advertorial space to present a case study with customer testimonials that showcase the benefits of their real world jobsite solutions.

13th Annual Construction Accounting Special Section
CE editors present a series of articles examining the latest trends in accounting, auditing, tax-management, employee benefits and financial strategies for contractors.

Company Profiles of Leaders in Construction Accounting
CPA firms and providers of accounting and financial services and solutions may showcase their experience, capabilities and expertise in a company profile.

Benefits of ABC Membership

Executive Insights from Leaders in Construction Accounting
Half-page and full-page advertisers in this special section get their senior executive featured in the lead article.

Directory of Construction CPA Firms
All CPA advertisers receive a free directory listing. Listings may also be purchased separately.

Space: 6/7/2018

Materials: 6/14/2018

September 2018

Bonus Distribution at 4 Events

Power Generation: Reinventing the Grid

Construction Technology II BIM, PM, VDC, Cloud, Drones, Apps

DBIA and Greenbuild Show Issue

Groundbreak Show Issue

Commercial UAV Expo Issue

Construction Technology II
CE presents a series of articles on the latest technology strategies and solutions for contractors to help streamline workflow, increase productivity, reduce inefficiencies, improve collaboration and protect profits.

Essential Apps Showcase
Showcase your apps in an advertorial that brings the benefits to life. Includes icons for the app stores where it can be downloaded – Google Play Store, iTunes, Windows, etc. Essential Apps is cross-promoted in a special edition of the CE Tech Trends eNewsletter.

Executive Insights from Construction Technology Leaders
Half-page and full-page advertisers in the Construction Technology special section get their senior executive interviewed.

Bonus Distribution
• 2018 DBIA
• 2018 Greenbuild
• 2018 Commercial UAV Expo
• 2018 ABC Users Summit

Space: 7/6/2018

Materials: 7/13/2018

October 2018

Hot Companies Advertisers Get Inclusion in eBlast

Leadership: Getting to the Next Level

CE 2018 Hot Companies: Industry Leaders to Watch

CE 2018 Hot Companies: Industry Leaders to Watch
Showcase your accomplishments and capabilities in CE’s annual Hot Companies special advertising section. Participating advertisers receive a full suite of marketing materials including eprint, printed reprints, and the official CE 2018 Hot Companies logo for your website, plus special promotion.

ABC Profiles in Leadership

2018 Hot Companies Marketing Package
Participating advertisers receive a full suite of marketing materials including ePrint, printed reprints, and the official CE 2018 Hot Companies logo for your website, plus special CE eBlast and social media promotion.
Space: 8/3/2018

Materials: 8/10/2018

November 2018

Bonus Distribution at 4 Events

Surety Sponsors Get Inclusion in eBlast

Infrastructure: The Trillion-Dollar Challenge

16th Annual Contractors’ Guide to Surety Bonding

IRMI Construction Risk Conference Issue

16th Annual Contractors’ Guide to Surety Bonding
Cosponsored by SFAA, NASBP, SIO and ABC, this is the industry’s largest publication on surety bonding. From sponsorships to display advertising, corporate profiles and directory listings, this issue has an option for every surety bonding marketer from underwriters and producers to CPAs, law firms, and more.

Surety Bonding Company Profiles
Sponsors of CE’s annual surety bonding edition receive a full page company profile showcasing their expertise, capabilities and experience. Visit Surety4Contractors.com for full details

ABC Construction Management Competition

Executive Insights from Leaders in Surety Bonding
Half-page and full-page advertisers in this special section get their senior executive featured in the lead article.

Surety Bonding Directory
All surety advertisers receive a free directory listing.

Bonus Distribution
• 2018 IRMI Construction Risk Conference
• 2019 ABC National Convention
• 2019 NASBP Annual Meeting & Expo
• 2019 CFMA Annual Conference
• PLUS Bonus Mailing to 2,000 Surety Bond Professionals

Space: 9/7/2018

Materials: 9/14/2018

December 2018

Bonus Distribution at 1 Events

Hot Products Advertisers Get Inclusion in eBlast

2019 Construction Industry Forecast

CE 2019 Hot Products

WOC 2019 Show Issue

CE 2019 Hot Products
CE’s annual Hot Products special edition is the industry’s most popular showcase for new products and industry innovations. Highly effective for communicating product features and benefits. Promote your latest products offerings in CE’s annual Hot Products special advertising section.

Directory of ABC Accredited Quality Contractors

2019 Hot Products Marketing Package
Participating advertisers receive a full suite of marketing materials including eprint, printed reprints, and the official CE 2019 Hot Products logo for your website, plus special CE eBlast and social media promotion.

Bonus Distribution
• 2019 World of Concrete

Space: 10/12/2018

Materials: 10/19/2018