Media Kit


élite Magazine is a bi-monthly glossy magazine, featuring the finer things in life. élite Magazine is a high-end regional lifestyle magazine that combines the best of both worlds: the quality and style of a national publication with smart, locally relevant editorial. Our focus highlights the vibrant communities north of Los Angeles: Canyon Country, Castaic, Newhall, Saugus, Stevenson Ranch, Valencia, North Valencia and Westridge. Readers depend on élite Magazine for its exciting mix of home design, fashion, entertainment, health and wellness, recreation, shopping, dining out, cooking, wines and spirits, family, events, travel and most important, the extraordinary people who call this unique region of Southern California home. With engaging editorials and photography, élite Magazine is the “must-read” magazine for residents and visitors alike. Our readers are powerful consumers … they are uniquely positioned with the desire and the means to enhance their lives.

Our Audience Demographic Profile

élite Magazine captures the spirit of the valley, serving as an essential, bi-monthly guide to readers who enjoy the social scene, arts, travel, restaurants, shopping and cultural events in Santa Clarita.  Our readers have a sophisticated taste and loyalty to the businesses that choose to advertise within our pages. • 60% are female – 40% are male • Average age is 45 • 65% are married • Median household income is $87,000 • 79% are homeowners • Median home value is $600,000 Our readers are engaged and passionate… élite Magazine is a controlled consumer circulation magazine. Our readers prove they love the magazine by actively seeking out each issue. They respond to both the editorial and the advertising in the magazine. In fact, according to a recent survey: • 96% rate the magazine as “very good” to “excellent” • 74% have shopped with our advertisers after seeing their ad in élite Magazine • 99% plan to shop with our advertisers after seeing their ad in élite Magazine • 100% will recommend élite Magazine to others • 100% will pick up/read élite Magazine

Distribution Homes & Businesses With A High Level Of Buying Power

Over 200,000 readership per issue in the most affluent communities within the Santa Clarita Valley. Distributed to 10 local hotel lobbies. Printed Copy: Mailed directly to subscribers’ homes locally and nationally. Free Digital Edition Targeted Distribution: Reaching key influencers including: • Real estate offices • Medical offices • Luxury auto dealers • Community events • Selected retailers • Corporate offices • Local libraries • High end apartment complexes Digital Readership: Offering visibility and access anytime and anywhere.  Each issue of élite Magazine right here on our website. Social media via Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Facebook: Twitter: Instagram:

We Offer More Than Just Print Advertising…

We offer “Packaged Media Opportunities” for your business including: • Advertisements, branding, editorials • Product placement in fashion spreads/features • Exposure in targeted issues that have themes related to your business • Banners on our website or mobile “App” • Inclusion in Directories or Calendar of Events • E-Blast your special deals to over 2,000 businesses • Social media on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram • Professional advertisement creation • Digital version of élite Magazine with hyperlinks to your website or social media sites • Social Media Exposure:  We can offer your ad in jpeg format where you can post directly to your social media sites. We will promote your business on élite Magazine’s, Facebook, Instagram, Linkedin, Twitter and via YouTube. Your ad will appear on the digital edition of our élite magazine. • Video Feature:  We can produce a short video on your business that will play within your ad on our digital version of élite Magazine, or we can use your existing video.  This video will also be distributed throughout all social media venues. a. You provide the video – $100 b. We produce a 60 second video – $950 Additional 30 second – $300 • Audio Feature: Add an audio presentation to your digital ad a. You provide audio – $50 b. We produce your audio – $150 c. Voiceover video – $300 • Slide Show Feature:  We can provide a slide show of your business that will play within your ad on our digital version of élite Magazine a. Slides of photos up to 10. $10 per photo. b. Add one page or flyer to your digital ad. – $100

Ad Sizes

Quotes are available for the following features upon request
• ADD Slide Show Up to 4 Photographs
• ADD Video (supplied by you or we can produce for you)
• ADD Audio to your profile


TRIM SIZE 8.375” x 10.875”

Double truck (no bleed) 15.750”  w x 10” h
Double truck (full bleed) 16.750”  w x 10.875” h + .25” bleed
Full page (no bleed) 7.5” w x 10” h
Full page (full bleed) 8.375” w x 10.875” h + .25” bleed
1/2 page vertical 3.750” w x 10” h
1/2 page horizontal 7.5” w x  4.875” h
1/3 page vertical 2.4” w x 10” h
1/3 horizontal 7.5” w x  3.25” h
1/4 page vertical 3.750” w x  4.875” h
1/6 page 3.250” w x  3.750” h

• Build document to ad size.
• Be sure to extend bleed by ¼” on all sides, and allow at least ¼” on all sides for live area, as trimming of ad content may occur otherwise.
• Include crop marks with bleed ads only. Do not include any printer’s marks in image or bleed area. All marks should fall outside of the image.
• Images and graphics should be 300 dpi, or no less than 266 dpi.
WHEN SENDING digital files :
PDF:   Ensure all links are valid and images are high-resolution.  Do not include any printer’s marks, but set bleeds to 0.25”.  No color conversion needed, and do not include profiles.  Do not compress text or set to outlines to allow the type to be live for hyperlinks, and therefore allow your website address to be searched in our digital edition.
TIFF:  300 dpi minimum, RGB color mode. Turn color management off and uncheck ICC profiles. Do not use jpeg compression.

All video’s are accepted in FLV, F4V or MP4 format and should be up to 60 seconds in length.



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