Advertising in The Smart CEO Magazine

Advertising in The Smart CEO Magazine

Advertising in The Smart CEO Magazine





About Advertising in The Smart CEO Magazine

Find Soft Copy of the The Smart CEO Magazine. You can download or view it to see the reader profile of The Smart CEO Magazine.View/Download

Key Insights



Cover Price

Rs. 100





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Full Page

Full Page

Rack Rate

₹ 1,30,000 / Per Insert

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Full Page covers the entire page of the magazine.
Cover Page

Cover Page

Rack Rate

₹ 1,50,000 / Per Insert

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Ad is placed on the Inside Front Cover on the left hand side, Inside Back Cover on the right hand side and Back Cover of the Magazine.
Double Spread

Double Spread

Rack Rate

₹ 2,10,000 / Per Insert

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A Double Spread Ad spreads on two pages of the magazine. A Central Double Spread Ad is placed in the two middle pages of the magazine.

Gate Fold

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₹ 1,50,000 / Per Insert

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A page in the magazine folded to the same size as the other pages but intended to be opened out for reading.

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About The Smart CEO Magazine Advertising

The Smart CEO is a widely read business magazine that specializes in conducting thought-proving interviews with entrepreneurs, CEOs and business leaders.

Magazine Soft Copy

Find Soft Copy of the The Smart CEO Magazine. You can download or view it to see the reader profile of The Smart CEO Magazine.


Facts and Figures

  • Bangalore
  • Chennai
  • Coimbatore
  • Mumbai
  • Delhi NCR
  • Kolkata
  • Trivandrum
  • Pune
  • Ahmadabad
  • Hyderabad
Readership Profile
  • Our readership comprises of decision-makers: Most of our readers are senior and middle management professionals, family business owners and entrepreneurs. They come from a variety of industries and sector and a vast majority of them are decision makers.
  • High spending power: The net worth and spending power of our readers is fairly substantial and it continues to grow. Most of them work at the middle and senior management level and are active investors in real estate, equity markets and several other investment vehicles.
  • The Smart CEO’s content quality is top-notch and is well appreciated by the business community. Several entrepreneurs constantly reach out to ask for older editions of the magazine to read specific articles.
Distribution Channels
  • Retail: We circulate in retail through our distribution partner – India Book House. We are selling at several retail stores including –Landmark, Crossword, Oxford, Higginbotham’s and airport magazine stalls.
  • Subscribers: Our subscribers include CEOs, middle/senior managers at growth companies and entrepreneurs and family business owners. In addition to that, we’ve a strong presence among business school and other college students.
  • Database: Smart Media Group and The Smart CEO magazine closely engage with industry organizations in South India. A complimentary copy goes out to members of CII, CII Young Indians, The Indus Entrepreneurs (TIE), Entrepreneurs Organization, and Young Presidents Organizations. We constantly hear positive feedback from members of these organizations about the quality and choice of articles. Our editorial team closely interacts with these organizations as well.
  • Corporate Subscription: We recently started selling corporate subscriptions and over the last one- month we’ve signed up over 10 companies for corporate subscription packages.
  • Sent to over 600 CEOs across India, mostly senior management professionals interviewed and featured in The Smart CEO. We stay in touch with senior professionals we’ve interviewed in the past and send them complimentary copies.
  • Sent to over 200 private equity, venture capital and angel investors, who’ve participated in surveys and interviews conducted by The Smart CEO

Execution Process

Steps in Execution

Step 1: Select Variables: Media Option, Ad Position, Number of Insertions and Magazine Issue Dates. 

In case you need any help with planning, please write to help@TheMediaAnt.com

VariablesSample Variable Selections
Media OptionFull Page/ Back Cover/ Gatefold
Ad PositionRegular/ Premium/ Innovative
Number of Insertions1/ 3/ 7
Magazine Issue DatesJanuary/ February/ May

Step 2: Email the filled table to help@TheMediaAnt.com or Create Package online at The Media Ant.

Step 3: We will check the ad space availability and prevailing discount at the time of booking.

Step 4: Upon confirmation of availability from our end, you need to submit the artwork and make the payment.

How do I know my ad has been placed?

Once the advertisement is printed in the Magazine. Copies of the Magazine are sent to the client once published.