Editorial Calendar

 

 2016 Planning Calendar

 



   

 

January          Ad Close – Nov. 21 1015

                       Materials due – Nov. 27, 2015                                                                                         

  • “The Legal Elite Issue” Legal Elite 2016
  • Top N.C. Stocks
  • Our Mover and Shaker of the year
  • NC Trend - Education
  • Roundtable - Transportation/Logistics
  • Community Profile - Southern Pines, Pinehurst, and Aberdeen
  • Aging North Carolinians - Caring for our elderly

 

February        Ad Close – Dec. 22, 2015

                       Materials due – Dec 29, 2015

  • Future of North Carolina - Millennials and impact on state
  • Industry spotlights
    • Farming
    • Technology
    • Money management
    • Healthcare
    • Law
    • Housing
    • Transportation
    • Llife sciences
    • Energy
    • Media
  • Roundtable - Economic forecast
  • Community Profile - Catawba
  • First in Flight: NC Aviation & Aerospace

 

March            Ad Close -Jan. 21, 2016

                      Materials due – Jan, 28, 2016

  • Healthcare - NC Top Hospitals
  • Best Employers in NC
  • NC Trend - Agriculture
  • Roundtable - Risk management
  • NC Community Colleges
  • Destinations- Executive travel, leisure, and hotels

 

April              Ad close – Feb. 22, 2016

                      Materials due – Feb, 29, 2016

  • Golf Industry
  • Top 100 Golf Courses
  • NC Trend - Employment law
  • Roundtable - Biotechnology
  • Community profile - Eastern NC
  • Economic development - NC industrial parks

*Bonus Distribution-Golf reprints distributed to all NC visitors centers

 

May               Ad Close – March 21, 2016

                      Materials due – March 28, 2016

  • Education
  • NC Higher Education Directory Guide
    • A look at our state’s private, public universities and community colleges
  • NC Trend - Energy
  • NC Family Business of the Year awards
  • Roundtable - Healthcare
  • Cash Crop - Agribusiness in NC
  • NC Law Journal - Articles written by NC legal experts

 

June           Ad close – April 21, 2016

                   Materials due – April 28, 2016

  • Finance and banking
  • List of largest banks & credit unions
  • NC trend - Sports
  • Roundtable - Corporate partners in education
  • Community Profile -Triad
  • Healthcare - Heart health/ cancer care

 

July          Ad close – May 20, 2016

                 Materials due – May, 27, 2016

  • Economic development and travel
    • Top Economic Development Projects
  • NC Trend - Physicians
  • Community Profile - Western NC
  • Research North Carolina
  • N.C. military business
  • NC Biotechnology Directory – NC Biotech will be poly bagged with Business North Carolina

*Bonus Distribution-Official NC Biotech publication distributed at tradeshows and conventions and NC Biotech

 

August      Ad close – June 22, 2016

                  Materials due – June 29, 2016

  • Money management
  • Top 75 Public Companies of NC
  • NC Trend - Employment
  • Roundtable - Energy
  • NC Tax Planning and Accounting Guide - Articles written by NC accounting experts
  • Corporate Meeting Guide

*Bonus Distribution - Meeting Planners across the region

 

September   Ad Close – July 21, 2016

                     Materials due – July 28, 2016

  • 50 key events in the history of NC
  • NC Trend - NC community colleges
  • Roundtable - Wake County
  • Continuing education - MBA programs, distance learning, executive education
  • Manufacturing in NC

 

 

October Special 35th Anniversary Issue!  Ad Close – August 22, 2016

                    Materials due – August 29, 2016

  • Largest private companies
  • Technology
  • NC Trend - Commercial real estate
  • Community Profile - Charlotte
  • Healthcare - Orthopedic care in NC
  • NC Small Business Handbook - A special Business North Carolina publication poly bagged with Business North Carolina

*Bonus Distribution-Small Business and Technology Development Centers across the state

 

November   Ad Close – Sept. 21, 2016

                     Materials due – Sept. 28, 2016

  • Construction
  • Top NC construction projects
  • NC Trend - Manufacturing
  • NC Mid-Market Fast 40 Companies
  • Roundtable - Technology cybersecurity
  • Community Profile - Pitt County
  • Guide to Business – Insights into the world of business – Articles written by NC business experts

 

December   Ad close – October 21, 2016

                    Materials due – October 28, 2016

  • Small Business of the Year Awards
  • NC Best Doctors
  • NC Trend -travel & tourism
  • Roundtable -Travel & tourism
  • Community profile - North Carolina coast
  • NC workforce development

 

Annual North Carolina Economic Guide-Fall 2016      

                  Ad close – Sept. 9, 2016                                                                                                                        

                  Materials closing – Sept. 23, 2016

  • Established source of information for businesses considering expansion or relocation to North Carolina
  • Selected, targeted economic development experts
  • North Carolina Economic Developers Association members
  • N.C. General Assembly and Governor’s Cabinet
  • Trade shows
  •  Economic development conferences and shows

Year-round audience  

* Calendar is subject to change