The news magazine for and about audiologists, speech-language pathologists (SLPs), and speech, language, and hearing scientists.

Now distributed 12 times per year, ASHA Leader delivers award-winning content on scientific advances, in-depth clinical and research features, and, of course, trusted news readers can use.

The ASHA Leader:

  1. gives professionals more tips, tools, & resources to do their jobs

  2. spotlight members and their accomplishments

  3. provide an even better platform for advertisers to market programs & products.

Circulation – 167,000 speech-language pathologists, audiologists, speech, language, and hearing scientists and communication science students, and other subscribers, The ASHA Leader is an official publication of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

Advertising in ASHA Leader connects you with the largest audience of customers and job seekers in the speech, language, and audiology markets. Readers value The Leader—in readership surveys, it consistently is ranked as one of ASHA’s top member benefits.

  • Digital Edition ~ Marketing TO GO

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    your brand goes too!

    ASHA Members can now read The Leader in print, on their laptop, iPad, tablet or smartphone.

    Advertisements in the digital edition will appear just like the print edition and will be hot linked…FREE of charge.

    Further Activate your advertising:

    • Spotlight your brand – your brand will be seen with every page flip by adding a skyscraper banner or Marketing Package

    • Tell your story – embed a video

    • Gather email addresses – add a lead generation form

    • Highlight your product – flag your ad with a tab

    • Get  feedback on your offerings – survey professionals

    • Make your product pop off the page – animate your ad

       

    Digital Offering

    Rate

    Impact Package (Right skyscraper banner, left of cover splash page, AND toolbar logo placement)  $4,500
    Splash Page (left of cover)  $2,500
     Skyscraper Banner (left or right)  $2,500
     Embedded Video/Audio Clip  $1,500
     Tab Highlight  $1,000
     Ad Jolt (animate your ad)  $1,000
     Lead Generation Form/Survey  $1,500

     

    Digital Edition Ad Specs

    File size should be under 2 MB in EPS, PNG, or PDF (if PNG it should be 24-bit)

    Toolbar logos  = 88 pixels w x 40 pixels h (NOTE: Height is fixed. Some flexibility on width)
    Skyscrapers right/left = 120 pixels w x 600 pixels h
    Splash Page left of cover = 550 pixels w X 480 pixels h

     

     

     

     

     

  • Statistics

    82% Percentage of readers who find ASHA publications valuable when making purchasing decisions...Read More

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  • Editorial Profile, Awards, and Contributors

    Communication is our members’ passion and their business—and it touches every human being on...Read More

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  • 2014 Editorial Calendar

    Issue Editorial Focus ASHA Professionals are interested or very interested in reading about…...Read More

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  • 2014 Advertising Rates & Sizes

    4-Color Rates  1x 3x 6x 9x 12x 2-page Spread $10,840 $10,405 $9,865 $9,215 $8,670 1/2-page Spread...Read More

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  • 2014 Deadlines

    Issue Date Mail Date Editorial Focus Space Deadline Art Deadline January December 27 Private Time...Read More

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  • 2015 Advertising Rates and Sizes

    Act Now and Lock in 2014 Rates!

    Sign an advertising contract by December 15, 2014 and save!

     

    4-Color Rates

    1x

    3x

    6x

    9x

    12x

    2-page Spread

    $11,165

    $10,717 $10,161 $9,491

    $8,930

    1/2 page Spread

    $7,262

    $6,971 $6,608 $6,172

    $5,809

    Full page

    $6,195

    $5,943 $5,634 $5,263

    $4,955

    2/3 page Vertical

    $4,568

    $4,388 $4,156

    $3,883

    $3,657

    1/2 page Horizontal

    $3,749

    $3,600 $3,409 $3,188

    $2,997

    1/3 page Vertical/Square

    $2,194

    $2,106 $1,998 $1,864

    $1,756

    TOC Banner
    “On The Job” Section

    $1,650

    $1,584

    $1,502

    $1,403

    $1,320

    1/6 page Horizontal/Vertical

    $1,133

    $1,087 $1,030 $963

    $906

    B/W Rates

    1x

    3x

    6x

    9x

    12x

    2-page Spread

    $10,135

    $9,728 $9,224 $8,616

    $8,106

    1/2 page Spread

    $6,232

    $5,984 $5,670 $5,299

    $4,985

    Full page

    $5,165

    $4,954 $4,697 $4,388

    $4,131

    2/3 page Vertical

    $3,538

    $3,399 $3,219

    $3,008

    $2,833

    1/2 page Horizontal

    $2,977

    $2,858 $2,709 $2,529

    $2,379

    1/3 page Vertical/Square

    $1,782

    $1,710 $1,622 $1,514

    $1,426

    1/6 page Horizontal/Vertical

    $927

    $891 $845 $788

    $742

     

    Job Listing Rates

    $4/word (25 word minimum)
    B/W logo – addtional $125 per job listing
    Color – additional $300 per job listing

    Leader Ad Sizes

     Leader Ad Sizes

     Trim Size:    8.25” x 10.875”

    Special Positioning

    Cover 2: Add 30% to  full-page 4-color rate
    Cover 3: Add 20% to full-page 4-color rate
    Cover 4: Add 50% to  full-page 4-color rate

    Discounts

    15% Agency discount to recognized agencies.
    15% Nonprofit organization (Federal Tax ID # required) on product/service advertisements only.
    Where nonprofit discount applies, agency commission will not apply. Discounts on space rate only.

  • 2015 Deadlines & Editorial Focus

    Issue Date    

    Mail Date

    Editorial Focus

    Space Deadline   

    Art Deadline

    January December 18 CSD Graduate School/Clinical Training November 19 November 26
    February January 22 When You Don’t Feel Qualified December 23 December 29
    March February 19 Language & Hearing Loss January 23 January 27
    April March 25 Autism
    (Autism Awareness Month)
    February 20 February 24
    May April 29 Executive Function
    (May is Better Hearing and Speech Month)
    March 27 March 31
    June May 28 Cutting Edge Audiology Technology April 24 April 28
    July June 24 Augmentative and Alternative Communication May 22 May 27
    August July 29 Convention Preview June 26 June 30
    September August 26 Back to School July 24 July 28
    October September 23 Swallowing Disorders August 28 September 1
    November October 28 Private Practice
    Bonus Distribution:
    ASHA Convention
    September 25 September 29
    December November 26 Traumatic Brain Injury October 23 October 27

    Sometimes, space for job listings is still available after the space deadline date.
    Contact your recruitment advertising sales representative to see if we can make room for your ad.

    Editorial Calendar subject to change without notice.

     

  • Job Listings in the Careers Section

    Find out how to place a text-only job listing .

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  • Ad Specifications

    For optimum reproduction quality, your materials should be sent according to the following...Read More

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  • Contract Info & Standards

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Contact Your ASHA Rep

For Product-related Ads:
Liz Barrett
301-215-6710, ext 114
ebarrett@townsend-group.com
For Recruitment-related Ads:
Matt Baldwin
301-296-8726
mbaldwin@asha.org