Get outside your brand’s bubble and connect with other magazine editors and creative designers through the Canadian Society of Magazine Editors (CSME). Each year, CSME hosts six events, including four professional development seminars, an awards night and a summer party. Members get admission to it all for 50% off.
In 2017, we talked digital-first strategies, newsletter planning, and secrets to social media and video success. This year, you can expect even more great speakers, as well as interesting news from fellow editors in your inbox. Don’t miss a thing—get your membership now.
Why join CSME?
• member discounts at CSME events (50% off), and many other industry professional development seminars
• opportunities to network with peers
• eligibility to enter your magazine in the Editors’ Choice Awards
• free use of the Magazine of the Year logo for Editors’ Choice Award winners
• be part of the unified voice of Canadian magazine editors
• opportunity to contribute to the health and strength of the industry
**And new this year: You can promote the incredible content your brand is creating when CSME sends regular roundups of great magazine work being produced by our members. Just send a note to firstname.lastname@example.org when you have something you want to share.
As a member, you can take advantage of fun opportunities for networking while continuing to learn at every event CSME offers, including:
Informative, entertaining seminars
CSME hosts evening mixers and breakfast sessions with dynamic guest speakers addressing topics that are relevant, timely and engaging for Canadian editors. Our awards gala celebrates the work of editors and brands, and our annual summer patio party offers a chance to relax and have a drink with fellow magazine editors and art directors.
Editors’ Choice Awards
CSME members are entitled to enter the prestigious Editors’ Choice Awards, where editors choose the best Canadian magazines and websites across multiple categories. A CSME membership is required for entry. Winners are announced at the Editors’ Gala held in June.
Sign up for your 2018 membership today. Memberships can be purchased at three levels: individual ($125 for one person), brand ($450 for everyone on a masthead), and publisher ($750 for the staff of multiple brands under one publisher).
We’ll see you at the next event!