You will become part of an information network keeping you up-to-date with industry issues.
You will form part of a core group of magazine publishers who help shape the future of the magazine publishing industry.
You will be able to provide a view on industry measurement systems such as TGI and ABC.
You can participate in influential groups covering specialist interests.
You will be invited to attend many events, including seminars, forums, and briefings – for free or at special member rates.
Your company will be able to take advantage of the training programmes organised by Magazines Ireland.
“The success of our industry and individual publishing companies can only be guaranteed by the unity of voice we achieve through our association. We face so many challenges, that no single publisher, regardless of size, can tackle all of them effectively. As a member of Magazines Ireland we have found that our strength comes from our ability to work together in addressing issues that face our whole industry and by pooling our limited resources to tackle threats and to take advantages of opportunities as they arise.“
“Magazines Ireland represents our needs and concerns and allows us to present an united front. The events and networking opportunities provide the opportunity to meet with and learn from others in the industry. Membership of Magazines Ireland is extremely important to our company and has been very beneficial over the years.“
Additional Benefits of Full Magazines Ireland Membership include:
Access to a wide range of PPA UK publications, including Magazine News (5 issues per year), monthly Executive Summary and weekly emailed Update and Newsletter, as well as the Magazines Ireland Newsletter.
Introductions to Magazines Ireland associate members – suppliers committed to providing services to publishers.
Approachable well-informed secretariat dedicated to helping members publish more effectively and profitably.
What is Magazines Ireland Associate Membership?
Associate Member status is available to suppliers to the magazine publishing industry and is designed to: develop and encourage partnerships between member publishing companies and their trading partners give recognition to reliable suppliers enable suppliers to enjoy the same services and benefits as publisher members.
What are the benefits of Associate Membership?
Profile – Listing on the magazinesireland.ie website
Credibility – The stamp of credibility that the Magazines Ireland Associate Membership logo confers.
Discounts – All discounts afforded to Magazines Irelandpublisher members, e.g. training course fees, research and special rates for advertising in Magazine News.
Information – Access to Magazines Ireland information including general and specialist newsletters.
Participation – Eligibility for participation in committees and attendance at most Magazines Ireland member-only functions.
Listing – A listing in the Magazines Ireland Members’ Handbook and a free Magazine Services listing in Magazine News.
Partnership – Recognition as partners in respected group committed to maintaining the highest standards.
Network– Linkage with a network of the most influential producers of magazines in UK: in Europe, through a European federation (EMMA) which provides Magazines Ireland with a Brussels office, and throughout the world through an international federation (FIPP).