Million Dollar Idea: Happy Attendees, Happier Sponsors

For those in the events business, you know the better experience you provide for sponsors, the more revenue you generate. Elizabeth Kachoris shared her company’s new strategy for not only improving the experience of their event’s attendees, but also creating a rewarding (and lead-generating!) opportunity for their sponsors. Publisher: Elizabeth Kachoris Magazine: PMMI Media Group Big Idea: Data & Personalized […]

Million Dollar Idea: Niche Community Events!

Today we’re bringing back one of our all-time favorite Million Dollar Ideas from our Niche CEO Summits. (Niche Pro Tip – there’s another one coming up in November. Sign up now!) Now let’s get the niche revenue party started! Publisher: Ashley and James Fox-Smith from Baton Rouge, LA. Magazine: Country Roads Big Idea: Create a Supper Club The publishers created […]

Million Dollar Idea: 3 Strategies for More Revenue

Today we’ve got another Million Dollar Idea for you from our most recent CEO Summit in Denver. Kevin VanGundy shared his tips for focusing your revenue growth strategy no matter the size of your publication. Publisher: Kevin VanGundy, Publisher Magazines: Beacon Senior News Big Revenue Idea: Focus your revenue goals around three distinct strategies The Formula Money. Everyone wants it. […]

Million Dollar Idea: Finding the Niche within a Niche

We just left our most recent CEO Summit in Denver, and TONS of “Million-Dollar” revenue ideas fill our notebooks! Scott Jamieson showed us how they’ve taken two of their most popular titles and leveraged reader interest to start a brand new niche publication. Publisher: Scott Jamieson, Chief Operating Officer, Annex Business Media Magazines: Aquaculture North America and 60+ more titles […]

Million Dollar Idea: Buyers Guides!

The next installment of our Million Dollar Idea series comes from niche publisher Jeff Peterson of Peterson Publications. (His media company currently publishes 9 titles, 5 directories and 2 guides.) Publisher: Jeff Peterson, Peterson Publications, Topeka, KS Magazines: Plastics Business and 8 others Big Revenue Idea: Buyers Guides Buyers Guides are still alive…and doing well! Buyers Guides are affordable, so […]

Million Dollar Idea: Affinity Directory!

The Niche CEO Summit, held in Phoenix last month, was packed with growth strategies from niche publishing CEOs nationwide and in all markets. We’re sharing the best ideas with you in our new Million Dollar Idea feature. (Past installments: event revenue and sales appointments) The third revenue idea comes from Two Eagles Marcus, President of Women’s Lifestyle magazine. He’s always […]