Effective August 2015 – July 2016 Program Year

Reach and Frequency:

The Society of Petroleum Engineers Gulf Coast Section Newsletter is printed 12 times per program year, from August through July. The newsletter is mailed to over 18,000 members of the SPE Gulf Coast Section, which covers 29 counties in the Greater Houston area, and our four Student Chapters: Texas A&M, University of Houston, Rice University and Houston Community College. 

Production Specifications:

All ad materials should be submitted digitally to Pat Stone (starlite1@sbcglobal.net.

Click Here to contact our Ad Department for more information or to submit an ad.

Advertising Rates:

  • Full Page with Bleed: $3,200.00
  • Full Page with No Bleed: $3,000.00
  • 1/2 Page Vertical: $1,600.00
  • 1/2 Page Horizontal: $1,600.00 
  • 1/4 Page: $800.00
  • 1/8 Page: $400.00
  • 1/4 Back Page: $1,400.00
  • Full Page Insert: $5,000.00

Advertisement Specs: 

Only high resolution PDF files converted to a CMYK and 300 dpi will be accepted. All fonts and images must be embedded in your PDF. Please set your file size to the dimensions listed below. Only full page ads that bleed should be set up with bleeds. Ads submitted with the wrong dimensions will not be accepted. 

Insert Specifications:  

Inserts should be trimmed to 8.25" wide by 10.875" tall, and printed on 70-lb or 80-lb text weight paper (not cover weight).

Only one insert ad is sold per month. The SPE-GCS reserves the right to include on SPE flyer behind any paid insert advertisement in any given month. The insert space costs $5,000 per month. Advertisers must supply 17,000+ inserts to DiscPro Printing.

Send inserts to DiscPro Graphics & Printing Attn: Amber Burnett, 339 Greens Landing Dr., Houston, TX 77038.  




 For more information Contact our Ad Department

Advertising Sales Contact
Pat Stone

Newsletter Chair
Lynn Ponder

Design & Layout - DesignGood
Kristin Moses - Creative Director
Design & Layout - DesignGood
Kristie Urbano - Project Manager