Wednesday, June 17, 2009

Advertise with Laker Media

Laker Media products offer the largest reach in the Smith Mountain Lake market. Lake residents and tourists rely on our expansive portfolio of digital and print options to get the latest on the news, people, events and lifestyle happenings that make SML a fun and dynamic community.

All Laker Media products are FREE and available at business locations around the Smith Mountain Lake area, including our offices at Westlake Professional Park (behind Kroger). For a complete list of distribution points, visit smithmountainlake.com/distribution.

We encourage you to contact us by phone (540-721-4675) or email (ads@smithmountainlaker.com) to review all available advertising options but offer the following highlights:

Laker Magazine: Produced six times per year, Laker Magazine is the area’s premier lifestyle and entertainment publication. With stunning photography and compelling features on area people, events, homes, gardens, health and fitness, restaurants and more, the Laker truly captures all that residents and visitors cherish about life at Smith Mountain Lake. In addition to more than 100 distribution points around the region, the Laker is mailed to qualified leads and subscribers.

Laker Weekly: Published each Friday, Laker Weekly includes news on area people, businesses, recreation, real estate and a calendar of events. The publication is available in more than 60 businesses all around the lake. It is also inserted each Friday into The Roanoke Times for subscribers in Franklin and Bedford counties.

SML Newcomer & Visitor Guide: Produced in partnership with the SML Regional Chamber of Commerce, the annual SML Visitor & Newcomer Guide offers extensive information on lake-area events, recreation, shopping, dining, lodging, art and culture, education, real estate and healthcare. The Guide is distributed extensively around SML, in Visitor Centers throughout Virginia and mailed to qualified leads nationwide. In addition, an extensive marketing campaign promotes the Guide in a variety of regional publications as well as critical tourist markets in the Mid-Atlantic such as Roanoke, Greensboro and Hampton Roads.

Online: Laker Media manages lakerweekly.com and smithmountainlake.com, with current and archived issues of Laker Magazine and Laker Weekly as well as helpful tourist information. Laker Media offers website design, Facebook promotion and search engine optimization for new and existing businesses.

Out & About: Laker Out & About is handy guide to shopping, dining and recreation options at Smith Mountain Lake. Organized by category, the publication is essential for SML residents and tourists looking for a comprehensive guide to all the area has to offer. Coupons, a map and calendar of events are also included in this annual publication.

Laker Map: Easily navigate SML on the water and off with the annual Laker Map, which designates channel markers, marinas, restaurants, communities, business developments and more. On the reverse side is a directory of lake-area businesses and tourist information as well as a calendar of the lake’s top annual events.

Contact us today!

Phone: 540-721-4675
Email: ads@smithmountainlaker.com