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Results Magazine

Published quarterly, Results Magazine is the official publication of the PDMI, a not-for-profit trade association serving the performance-driven, direct-to-consumer marketing world.  Results Magazine explores the breadth of performance-driven marketing and media — from TV to digital to everywhere across the 21st-century advertising spectrum.

Featuring research, news analysis, thought leadership from industry experts, and feature-length stories highlighting the best practices of top performance-driven marketers and those businesses that serve them.


An advertising partnership with Results Magazine effectively delivers your message to a relevant and interested audience of 5,000 leaders in performance-driven marketing. 


By positioning your business with Results, you ensure that your message will hit a reader who is actively seeking what Results offers: the best content on anything and everything performance-driven marketing.​

​Advertising Rates

With competitive advertising rates for both an annual contract or a single-issue buy, your full-page ad in Results is a cost-effective way to reach a targeted audience.


PDMI members receive a discounted rates as a benefit of membership.


PDMI Member Rates:

  • One-time placement: $1,500

  • Annual contract (four placements): $1,000 per insertion ($4,000 total)


Non-Member Rates:

  • One-time placement: $1,875

  • Annual contract (four placements): $1,250 per insertion ($5,000 total)


Advertising Specifications


  • Trim Size: 7.75” x 10.5” (bleed size: 8” x 10.75”)

  • Keep all live matter (such as type and borders) 3/8” from trim edges.

  • PDFs should conform to the PDF/X-1a specification.

  • No Crop Marks or Color Bars — If you must have them on for a client, be sure they are at least 18 points OFFSET.

  • Total Ink Density cannot exceed 300% for all page elements, text, photos, artwork, etc.

  • CMYK only — No RGB, LAB or PMS colors (unless you are actually printing a PMS color)

  • Image Resolution of at Least 300 dpi — Low resolution images may not print as sharply as intended. If the images in your file were originally high resolution, and are being flagged low resolution in prepress, check your PDF settings to make sure the images are not being downsampled when converting to a PDF.

  • Build File to Correct Size.

  • Bleed — If your ad is to bleed, please be sure to include an EXTRA 0.125” of color or image on all sides of the ad that is to bleed. (Full page ads bleed on all 4 sides regardless of binding method). 

  • All fonts must be embedded.



Submit ads to Monica Kollmann by emailing artwork or providing download link:



Artwork Due Dates    

Results advertising artwork deadlines for 2020:

  • March issue: March 6

  • June issue: June 5 

  • Sept issue: Aug. 14

  • December issue: Dec. 4 

Sales and Support​

Contact our sales team to learn more about Results Magazine advertisement opportunities. ​

John Yarrington: jy@definitivemediagroup.com

Jessica Delich: jdelich@definitivemediagroup.com


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