Business Profiles is a special advertising
supplement of IBJ that will highlight
A full-color page will be devoted to featuring the history,
accomplishments and growth of each company. Upon
publication, participating companies will receive their
profile in an electronic format that can be reproduced for:
• online use
• print promotions
• mail campaigns
• marketing and trade shows
Plus IBJ will drive traffic all year to this
publication with ads in the paper and on IBJ.com.
Considering submitting a story
for IBJ's 2016 Business Profiles?
Write your own story
This is your opportunity to tell the story of your business
or service in your own words. After all, who knows about
your experience better than you? When writing your
own story, please adhere to the following guidelines:
Story Length and Format:
• Your story must be 500 words in length, and it
must be submitted in digital format.
Verification of your claim
If you tell us you are the No. 1 distributor in
America, the only authorized dealer for a particular
manufacturer or some other such claim, we need you
to back it up. You must send an independent written
verification of that claim along with the manuscript or
we will have to take the claim out of the story.
We will write your story for you
You may prefer us to arrange for the writing. We
can have a professional freelance writer contact
and interview you for the story.
Editing and Approvals
A freelance copy editor will proof and edit all stories.
You will have the chance to review the final version.
• You can submit a photo to accompany your story.
• It must be 9.75" x 6.5", 300 dpi, CMYK, in jpeg or tif format.
• You can have a photo taken at your location
by a freelance photographer. You will have an
opportunity to review a sampling of three photos
from the shoot and select one for your profile.
Logo must be at least 3 inches wide, CMYK, 300 dpi,
in EPS or TIF format.
For more information, contact your account executive 317-634-6200