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.
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.
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.
Please adhere to the following advertisement specifications for AIA Atlanta’s Design Equilibrium publication. Designs that do not meet the specifications will not be accepted for publication. Please note:
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 vector copy of the patron’s logo must also be uploaded (.ai or .eps)
Elite: Full Page
With bleed: 8.75” x 11.25”
Trim: 8.5” x 11”
Live area: 7” x 10”
Gold: Half Page
With bleed: 8.75” x 5.75”
Trim: 8.5” x 5.5”
Silver: 1/4 Page
3.625” x 4.875”
Advertisements are accepted and published by AIA Atlanta upon the representation that the company and/or advertiser is authorized to publish the entire contents and subject matter thereof. In consideration of the AIA Atlanta’s acceptance of such advertisements for publication, the company and/or advertiser will indemnify and save AIA Atlanta harmless from and against any loss or expense including, without limitation, reasonable attorney’s fees, judgments, and amounts paid in compromise, resulting from claims or suits based upon the contents or subject matter of such advertisements, including without limitation, claims or suits for libel; unauthorized use of a name, portrait, or picture; violation or rights of privacy; plagiarism; and trademark and copyright infringements.
Elite Patrons may send four dedicated e-blasts in a year (quarterly) while Gold and Silver may send two (semiannually). Date reservations are first-come, first-served. To reserve your dates, contact us here. Please exclude all Tuesdays.
After receiving confirmation, you must upload your email blast below at least 14 days before the distribution date.
Q1: January – March
Q2: April – June
Q3: July – September
Q4: October – December
Gold and Silver
Period 1: January – June
Period 2: July – December
Email blast ad specs
Patrons are responsible for the content and design of all messages.
Accepted formats: HTML (recommended) uploaded in .doc, .docx or .txt file; PDF (least recommended)
Maximum dimensions: 650px wide
Responsive and mobile-friendly
Use concise, compelling language with clear calls to action