Advertise with OSBA: media kit

Enhance your brand awareness with OSBA's powerful reach

Leverage OSBA's advertising, exhibiting, and sponsorship opportunities to forge meaningful connections with your target audience and establish your company as a reliable resource. Explore a myriad of avenues to convey your message to OSBA members, including:

Discover the diverse channels we offer to effectively showcase your brand and engage with the OSBA community.

For more information on these great opportunities, contact Wanda Bloch at (614) 540-4000.

Print publication advertising

Explore a diverse range of impactful opportunities to enhance the cost-effectiveness and reach of your advertising and marketing efforts, effectively delivering your message across both print and online platforms. Check out the comprehensive 2024 Advertising media kit or browse through the options below to make informed choices.

OSBA Journal

  • Only education-related magazine sent to all of Ohio’s public school board members, superintendents, treasurers and school officials
  • 99% of Ohio public school districts receive the Journal
  • Has been in print for over 60 years
  • Published six times annually: February; April; June; August; October; and December
  • View digital versions of the OSBA Journal
  • Publication contents include innovative articles and report of direct interest to school officials

OSBA VendorBook

  • Annual directory of goods and services for schools 
  • Included with the August OSBA Journal (Deadline June 21, 2024) (Insertion order coming soon)
  • Read by over 5,700 Ohio educational leaders
  • Readers include school board members, superintendents and other district administrators, including treasurers and business managers
  • View the 2023 OSBA VendorBook

Digital advertising

In today's business climate, selling your products and services requires a higher level of creativity, reach and cost efficiency. It demands your brand stands out from the competition. This is where online advertising benefits your company. Reach members with these new and creative approaches. Complete the advertising agreement and review the terms and conditions; contact Wanda Bloch at (614) 540-4000 for more information

OSBA website banner ad

  • Your ad on  the OSBA website home page that links to your website
  • One-month listing for an investment of $400

Educational webinar

  • Limited to one vendor per month - a 60-minute live session
  • Free webinar presented by you to our members
  • Captive audience for only $1,000
  • Interested parties please click here for webinar interest form

OSBA VendorLink

  • Allows anyone who visits our site to access your Web site easily and quickly
  • Thousands of monthly visitors
  • Low investment includes company name, website and description ($150 annually)
  • See current listings at

Social media

  • Reach OSBA members in two posts per month on the OSBA Facebook page
  • A six-month investment for one low price ($775)

Tile ad in OSBA Update e-newsletter

  • Your brand front and center in a monthly e-newsletter that notifies members of what is new and happening in the education industry
  • Your logo with a hyperlink to your site
  • $250 per email - limited to one vendor per month

OSBA sponsorship opportunities

Optimize visibility through strategic sponsorship opportunities with OSBA. Establish your company as a trusted industry resource through various avenues, including:

  • OSBA Capital Conference and Trade Show sponsorships
  • the OSBA Board Leadership Institute
  • OSBA podcasts
  • regional conferences

Click to learn more

Exhibit at the Board Leadership Institute, May 3-4, 2024
$500 (limited to 4 exhibitors)

  • Recognition during welcoming.
  • Opportunity to exhibit with a tabletop display (day 1 only). 
  • Opportunity to network with attendees.
  • Increased brand recognition.

Exhibit at the OSBA Capital Conference and Trade Show

Maximize your visibility with key Ohio public school decision-makers by participating in the annual OSBA Capital Conference and Trade Show. As a provider of school services and supplies, your company will have the opportunity to share information, acquire new customers and establish new markets with OSBA. Click here to learn more and reserve your space.

Market to Capital Conference attendees

As an exhibitor, you know how important it is to advertise your company and drive attendees to your booth. Click to view these great promotional options to do just that when you exhibit at the annual Capital Conference and Trade Show.

Become an OSBA Capital Conference sponsor

A variety of sponsorship opportunities are available to help you meet your goals and stand out from the crowd. OSBA sponsors benefit from:

  • face-to-face networking time
  • exposure in conference promotional materials
  • on-site signage recognizing your sponsorship
  • exposure on OSBA's conference website
  • increased brand recognition

(Benefits may not be included in custom sponsorship packages.)

Click here to view the conference sponsorship packages available.