Advertisers Sought for Renovation Souvenir Book

Renovation, The 69th World Science Fiction Convention,
Reno, Nevada - August 17-21, 2011

Postal queries to: RCFI, PO Box 13278, Portland, OR 97213-0278


Monday, February 7, 2011

Reno, Nevada, USA - Prices and terms for advertising space in Renovation's Souvenir Book are now available. All advertising space must be reserved by May 23, 2011.

The Souvenir Book is the convention's main publication, and will be distributed to attendees at the convention and mailed to those members who do not attend. The interior pages will be printed on a white offset text stock and bound inside a coated, varnished cover.

The Souvenir Book features information on Worldcon history, the Guests of Honor, the host city, and the membership list, as well as a range of feature articles covering different aspects of science fiction.

The Souvenir Book is widely read by the members, with many collecting the books from the events they have attended. As such, it offers the perfect platform for professional and fan organizations to connect with the convention members. It will reach an audience almost exclusively composed of science fiction, fantasy, and gaming fans.

Renovation is offering full-, half-, and quarter-page advertising space. Professional rates start at $300 for a quarter-page black-and-white ad, rising to $1,200 for a full page in color. Fan rates start at just $75 for a quarter-page in black and white and rise to $500 for a full page in color. Special rates apply for the inside front and back covers (color only). All advertising space must be reserved by May 23, 2011, with artwork and payment due by June 6, 2011.

Full details can be found in the Renovation advertising brochure at the convention website at For more information, write to the Souvenir Book team at


Renovation is the 2011 World Science Fiction Convention ("Worldcon"). The first Worldcon occurred in New York City in 1939 and Worldcons have been held annually since then except during World War II. Renovation's Guests of Honor are Ellen Asher, Charles N. Brown (in memoriam), Tim Powers and Boris Vallejo.

For more details about the convention or to purchase memberships, visit Send press questions, or requests to be removed from the Renovation press release mailing list, to Send general queries to

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