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Engage AIA Atlanta’s 1,700 members, increase your brand’s visibility and enjoy exclusive Patron benefits

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Become a strategic partner

The Patron Program is a strategic partnership initiative engaging organizations that share a mutual goal of advocating for architects, the built environment and for the quality of life in our communities.

In partnering with us, Patrons also increase exposure for their companies through AIA Atlanta’s communications channels and robust schedule of programming, gaining access to industry leaders and decision makers.

Please consider our exclusive Patron benefits and contact us with questions.

Meet our 2018 Patrons >




Place your ad in our annual membership magazine and send members periodic email blasts throughout the year. Enjoy complimentary tickets to many AIA Atlanta events, helping you connect with members and industry professionals. Present AIA-approved courses and teach members about your products, techniques and best practices.

About the American Institute of Architects

Headquartered in Washington D.C., the American Institute of Architects (AIA) has been the leading professional membership association for licensed architects and emerging design professionals since 1857—now representing more 90,000 members.

AIA Atlanta, founded in 1906, comprises nearly 1,700 members throughout Metro Atlanta, offering a robust series of programming including continuing education, local advocacy, networking, youth education and arts initiatives.

Your exclusive Patron benefits


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Advertisement in yearly Design Equilibrium publication (if committed by December 7, 2018) 1/4 page 1/2 page Full page
Option to send e-blasts to AIA Atlanta’s membership* Biannually Biannually Quarterly
Tickets to Build Something Great** 2 2 4
Tickets to Red & Green Scene** 2 2 4
Tickets to private dinner with board and Patrons** 2 2  4
Member pricing for events (where applicable) silver-dot gold-dot red-dot
First right of refusal for Patrons to sponsor AIA events silver-dot gold-dot red-dot
Hyperlinked company logo on AIA Atlanta’s website homepage and Patron webpage silver-dot gold-dot red-dot
Recognition in monthly Patron Spotlight via social media silver-dot gold-dot red-dot
Recognition in annual Atlanta Business Chronicle architecture insert silver-dot gold-dot red-dot
Opportunity to serve on AIA Atlanta committees silver-dot gold-dot red-dot
Periodic social media postings and electronic communications to AIA Atlanta’s membership silver-dot gold-dot red-dot
Logo recognition on Patron banner at AIA events silver-dot gold-dot red-dot
Personalized name tags for two company representatives silver-dot gold-dot red-dot
Opportunity to host a board meeting gold-dot red-dot
Patron recognition in save-the-date e-blast for Build Something Great gold-dot red-dot
Dedicated table top literature at Build Something Great red-dot
Premium seating and speaking opportunity at Build Something Great red-dot
Opportunity to attend one board meeting and give two-minute introduction red-dot
Company feature article posting on AIA Atlanta’s website red-dot

Ad uploads

Thank you for joining AIA Atlanta as a 2019 Patron! As part of your strategic partnership, your company receives an advertisement in our annual Design Equilibrium magazine, releasing early spring 2019.

Please adhere to the following ad specifications. Artwork that does not meet the specifications will not be accepted for publication.

  • AIA Atlanta accepts ads as press-ready PDF files only
  • All PMS or spot colors must be converted to CMYK
  • Images within files should be at least 300 dpi at final reproduced size
  • A copy of the company’s logo must be uploaded for inclusion on AIA event banner (.ai or .eps)

Ad Specs

Elite (Full page)

  • With bleed: 8.75 x 11.25
  • Trim: 8.5 x 11
  • Live area: 7 x 10

Gold (1/2 page)

  • With bleed: 8.75 x 5.75
  • Trim: 8.5 x 5.5

Silver (1/4 page)

  • 3.625 x 4.875

Ad Upload

  • Please upload your patron ad. Accepted file type: .pdf. Maximum file size 5MB.
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    Accepted file types: pdf.
  • New Patrons, please upload a copy of your company logo to feature on our Patron banner. Accepted file types: .eps or .ai.
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    Accepted file types: eps, ai.

Email blast uploads

For problems, please contact Malachi at malachi (at) aiaatl.org

AIA Atlanta Patrons have the exclusive benefit of sending dedicated blasts to our members via the chapter. Use the form below to upload your email blast content, adhering to the outlined specifications.

Email blasts must be uploaded at least two weeks (14 days) before the reserved date.

Note: Accepted file types include doc, docx, txt and pdf. To upload HTML, please paste the code into a Word document and save as doc or docx.

Email blast submissions will open in January 2019.


Missy Bower
Director of Membership & Development

(404) 222-0099 ext. 103
missy (at) aiaatl.org