We think it's time to initiate the second wave of in-migration.
This full-color, 68-page introduction to people and places in West Virginia that are open and welcoming to new people and ideas will be distributed to a highly select group of innovators, makers, and values-driven individuals in Boston, Brooklyn, Chicago, Denver, San Francisco, Portland, and Seattle.
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The Maker’s Guide will tap adventurers’ restless spirits, capture imaginations, and offer opportunities to make a life that matters.
The message is that West Virginia is a frontier for innovation. We want makers of every kind — makers of new products and services, and makers of community. Land, buildings, materials, and access to helpful resources are all available, especially in this era of design when intellectual capital rules. This guide will show where and how, dividing the state into six regions, with stories and photos from each.
35,000 copies will be distributed throughout the creative economy sectors in these cities, and 5,000 more will be distributed in other innovation hotbeds. Advertisers will receive copies proportionate to their investment to distribute to their contacts. We calculate total readership will approach approximately 100,000.
Readers of The Maker’s Guide will meet people who are already engaged in creative community making in West Virginia. They can learn where the opportunities lie for twenty-first century adventurers and makers of all description — from millennials to second-career entrepreneurs.
If you have a stake in stimulating new migration into West Virginia, don’t miss this opportunity to communicate your message to highly mobile creatives in the most dynamic cities in the United States. Let’s bring the brightest, best, and most capable inventors, designers, and entrepreneurs to West Virginia by offering great opportunities in this extraordinary place and time. We’re recruiting twenty-first century job and place makers.
Download the rate card HERE or contact Rebecca Kimmons for more information.