Commercial Sponsorship & Advertising

Partner with MWR On Board NSA Monterey! Reach a Military Market Who Contributes $140 Million to the Area Economy!

Contact us now for information on how you can reserve your preferred advertising in our Peacock Press Magazine, on banners, posters, countertop signs or our MWR vehicle to start building your brand awareness with NSA Monterey's military consumers who contribute more than $140 million yearly to the local economies of Monterey County. I look forward to your call and the opportunity to partner with you and your company.

Sincerely,

NSA Monterey MWR Marketing
(831)656-1170

  • FACTS ABOUT THE U.S. MILITARY

    Partnering with MWR onboard Naval Support Activity (NSA) Monterey puts you in direct contact with more than 7,600 active duty military, reservists, Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) students, military retirees and DoD civilians at their workplaces, home and online. Annually, more than $140 million flows into the local economies of Monterey County from the military.
    Your advertising directly benefits and supports our troops and their families. Your involvement helps MWR provide quality of life events, activities and facilities which greatly enrich the lives of our service members and their families. When you support our military with your advertising messages, you are also building awareness and desirability about your company, product or service.
    Here is a snapshot of our active duty military across the nation:

    • 73% of active duty is male, average age is 26 and average length of service is 10.2 years
    • 73% live off base
    • 55% are married
    • 74% are ranked E-4 and above
    • 15% are officers
    • 91% have major credit cards
    • 80% own their own vehicles
    • 61% plan on buying a new vehicle within 12 months
    • 95% plan on furthering their education and can receive up to $3,500 in tuition assistance
    • 100% shop at off-base department or specialty stores, averaging 4.3 visits per month
    • 93% average 2.5 trips per year on civilian airlines
    • 88% plan on buying video, stereos or speakers
    • 48% plan on buying a personal computer
    • 18% perform their own auto maintenance

    Naval Support Activity (NSA) Monterey is located in Monterey, California, 120 miles south of San Francisco on the Pacific Ocean. The base provides primary support to the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS), Navy Research Lab (NRL), and the Fleet Numerical Meteorology and Oceanography Center (FNMOC). NPS is the largest producer of advanced graduate degrees for the Department of Defense and proudly graduates thousands every year from all services and from more than 50 countries. Monterey County’s population is estimated at 30,752 with an average median household income of $80,000. Onboard NSA Monterey, base personnel, faculty, staff and military personnel visit NSA Monterey’s MWR facilities nearly 300,000 times yearly. With your message displayed on banners, posters, countertop signs and more, you are supporting our military while reaching an affluent target audience and receiving hundreds of thousands of exposures!

  • PEACOCK PRESS MAGAZINE

    This is the must-have information guide for what's happening on and around NSA Monterey! Capture an average of 5,192 exposures a month and 62,304 or more yearly with your company’s advertising message. Civilian and military personnel know this is where they will find Tickets & Travel offers, local area events, Fleet & Family Support Center information and MWR activities, events and facilities listings. MWR produces 2,500 copies of this four-color, glossy magazine three times yearly. The Peacock Press is delivered to seven MWR facilities including its gym, golf course and driving range, which is visited by eligible patrons 15,576 times monthly! Navy Gateway Inns & Suites (NGIS) receives 1,000 copies to maintain a current magazine in each of its 200 transient rooms (average occupancy 173 rooms nightly) and in the lobby. An additional 250 subscribers receive a copy via mail and electronic access is available online at www.navylifesw.com, attracting additional viewers. Our very reasonable rates are as follows:

    RATES PER QUARTERLY ISSUE (RATES ARE REDUCED WITH FREQUENCY)
    FULL COLOR AD
    Full-Page (7 ½"w x 10"h) $350
    Half-Page (7 ½"w x 4 ¾"h) $200
    Quarter-Page (3 ½"w x 4 ¾"h) $125
    FULL COLOR COVER AD*
    Full-Page, Inside Back Cover (7 ½"w x 10"h) $450

    *Dependent on available space.

    MWR FACILITY ADVERTISING ON BANNERS, POSTERS AND COUNTERTOP SIGNS

    MWR is a well-known and widely used network of support and leisure services designed for use by the military, their families, civilian employees, military retirees and other eligible patrons.

    On board NSA Monterey, thousands of eligible patrons and their families make use of these MWR benefits daily. Your message displayed on banners, posters and countertop signs can capture this untapped target audience and maximize your advertising exposure. Build brand awareness at MWR's base fitness center which serves 9,688 monthly. Reach 2,330 recreational enthusiasts who maintain their RV at the base storage facility. At the RV Campground your message will be seen by 1,702 patrons monthly. Your advertisement will be seen up to 3,000 times a month at the child, teen and youth centers. Display your advertising message at all of NSA Monterey's MWR facilities for a total annual exposure of more than 200,000.

    Monthly rates for:

    BANNERS (6'W X 3'H)
    Fitness Facility $250
    RV Campground $75
    RV Storage $75
    POSTERS (22"W X 28"H)
    Fitness Facility $200
    RV Campground $75
    COUNTERTOP SIGNS/STANDS (8½"W X 11"H)
    Fitness Facility $150
    RV Campground $50
    Child/Youth/Teen Centers $100
    COUNTERTOP BROCHURES/STANDS (4"W X 10"H)
    Fitness Facility $150
    RV Campground $50
    Child/Youth/Teen Centers $100

    Rates are reduced with frequency

    Navy Region Southwest Services Directory

    Navy Region Southwest, Community Support Programs (CSP) offers an annual base services directory (45,000 published) for personnel and their families throughout the state of California and Fallon, Nevada. This approximately 24-page full-color publication is distributed through Navy Welcome Aboard packets, Housing Service Centers, bachelor housing, MWR, Fleet & Family Support centers, and NEX facilities. Download or view the current directory on the regional website (navylifesw.com). Ad space is limited, with camera-ready art due April 11, 2014. Issue date is June 2014.

    Full-Color Ad
    PDF, TIFF, JPEG and CMYK formats; 300 dpi
    Full-Page - 4 1/8"w x 7"h $2,000
    Half-Page - 4 1/8"w x 3½"h $1,500
    Full-Page Back Cover - 4 1/8"w x 7"h $4,000
    Full-Page - 4 1/8"w x 7"h $2,000
    Half-Page - 4 1/8"w x 3 1/2"h $1,500

    VEHICLE WRAP

    Build brand awareness and desirability with this unique and catchy form of advertising. Vehicle wraps are an excellent way to get your company noticed and remembered. The Federal Highway Administration reports that a vehicle outfitted with an advertisement generates thousands of impressions per day.
    Transform MWR's vehicle into your company's travelling billboard. Wrapped with your advertisement, it will be seen by up to 300 base personnel daily. Your message will receive up to 9,000 exposures a month and more than 108,000 impressions per year. Compare the monthly cost of a vehicle wrap to newspaper, radio or television advertising and you will realize the minimal cost of a vehicle wrap that advertises your message for a continuous 365 days.
    Build brand recognition with everyone who sees your message on MWR's wrapped vehicle and raise your company's profile. Advertiser supplies, installs and removes wrap.

    ANNUAL RATE
    MWR Marketing Vehicle $1,000

  • GOLF ADVERTISING OPPORTUNITIES

    The favorite of Monterey peninsula golfers, Monterey Pines is a challenging course with spectacular views. The fully-stocked golf pro shop offers professional equipment fitting, private and group instruction at reasonable prices. The Monterey Pines Golf Course is open to the public, includes a driving range and bar and grill used by 72,216 patrons annually.

    Banners, posters, countertop brochure displays, or countertop signs in high traffic areas will catch the eye of your target market.
    Tee-box recognition may be purchased for company promotion or may be part of our customized GPS advertising package. GPS ads display when a cart is in play. Because the golfer spends much of the total round time in the cart, a great advertising opportunity is created. Choose more than one hole for more exposure.

    GPS GREEN-SIDE ADVERTISING

    GPS Green-side advertisingYour message is displayed full screen along with the yardage to the green until the golfer reaches the next tee box or enters the staging area.

    GPS BANNER ADVERTISING
    Banner advertising is displayed when the golfer reaches the tee-box and continues to be displayed until 65 yards out from the center of the green of the hole that is being played.

    Golf Advertising Rates

    Maximize exposure when you advertise in all of NSA Monterey's Golf Course facilities for an annual exposure of 62,000 or more. Our reasonable monthly rates are as follows:

    GOLF COURSE ADVERTISING
    GPS Customized One-Hole Combo (banner and green-side ad) $400
    Golf Course Driving Range Divider (3 dividers) $250
    Golf Cart Signage $175
    GPS Banner Ad $300
    GPS Green-Side Ad $200
    Golf Tee Box Sign (per tee box) $100
    BANNERS
    6'W X 3'H $300
    POSTERS
    22"W x 28"H $250
    COUNTERTOP SIGNS/STANDS
    8½"W X 11"H $150
    COUNTERTOP BROCHURES/STANDS
    4"W X 10"H $200

    Rates reduced with frequency

  • Ongoing Events

    Sailors Home-Away-From-Home • Liberty Center Programs

    Region-wide Liberty Centers are for enlisted active duty. Each center is an alcohol-and tobacco-free facility designed to be the Sailor’s “home away from home.” Liberty Centers offer in-house activities from pool tournaments and free BBQ events to life skill workshops, free internet computer stations and computer gaming. Each Liberty Center also offers trips and adventures to places like Big Bear, Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, paintball and the Price is Right. All trips are open to all active duty and one guest 18 years or older. Liberty Centers serve over 2,500 Sailors annually.
    Sponsorship Levels call: 831-656-1170.


    Youth Programs

    Region-wide Youth Programs offer a wide variety of recreation for children ages three to seventeen. These programs offer physical activities, field trips to theme parks and local attractions, movie nights, dances, entertainment, holiday celebrations, after school programs and many more fun events for our military children. Sponsorship for Youth Programs supports activities for approximately 480,000 annually, region-wide.
    Sponsorship Levels for each base: Presenting: $3,000 / Supporting: $2,000/ Official: $1,000 / Navy Team: $500

    January Events

    Resolution Run/Fun Run Series

    NSA MONTEREY • January 16 - These themed road race events are enjoyed throughout the year. The climate in Monterey allows for fantastic outdoor races year round. January’s race will be “Resolutions Run,” allowing runners to kick-start their new year’s resolutions. This road race is expected to attract 100 runners.
    Sponsorship Levels - Presenting: $500 / Supporting: $300 / Official: $200 / Booth/Display: $100

    February Events

    Military Saves

    NSA MONTEREY • February 23-28 - This program provides the skills and tools necessary for our military families to be “Financially Fit.” The readiness program workshops provide needed information and resources to help with the financial demands on all of our MWR patrons. Workshops are held annually in theaters, Liberty Centers and Youth Centers and approximately 2,000 patrons attend.
    Sponsorship Levels - Presenting: $2,000 / Supporting: $1,500 / Official: $1,000 / Navy Team: $500 / Booth/Display: $150

    March Events

    Chase the Leprechaun/Fun Run Series

    NSA MONTEREY • March 13 - These themed road race events are enjoyed throughout the year. The climate in Monterey allows for fantastic outdoor races year round. March’s Fun Run will entice participants to “Chase the Leprechaun,” and get into the St. Patrick’s Day spirit while encouraging healthy competition. Expected participation is 100 runners.
    Sponsorship Levels - Presenting: $500 / Supporting: $300 / Official: $250 / Booth/Display: $150


    St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

    NSA MONTEREY • March 17 - Come celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with live Irish music, good food, and contests for prizes. The St. Patrick’s Day Celebration features Irish Jigs, Irish accents, corn beef and hash! It’s the place to be to start off your St. Patty’s Day celebration. Expected attendance is 150 active duty military and their families.
    Sponsorship Levels - Presenting: $500 / Supporting: $300 / Official: $200 / Booth/Display: $100

    May Events

    Spring into Action/Fun Run Series

    NSA MONTEREY • May 15 - These themed road race events are enjoyed throughout the year. The climate in Monterey allows for fantastic outdoor races year round. May’s Fun Run race will allow participation to “Spring into Action,” to kick starting their spring fitness goals. Expected participation is 100 runners.
    Sponsorship Levels - Presenting: $500 / Supporting: $300 / Official: $250 / Booth/Display: $150


    Daddy/Daughter Dance

    NSA MONTEREY • May 29 - Dads and daughters of all ages are encouraged to join in a wonderful night of dancing, treats and refreshments. Memory photographs are offered at the event which has an expected participation of 250.
    Sponsorship Levels - Presenting: $500 / Supporting: $300 / Official: $200 / Navy Team: $150

    June Events

    Movies on the Lawn

    NSA MONTEREY • June 12 & 26, July 10 & 24, August 7 & 21 - Family-friendly movies are shown outside on the lawn next to the Tech Connection in the military housing area. Before the movie, families can enjoy games, face painting, balloon twisters and other various activities for their entertainment. Expected participation is 125 per movie.
    Sponsorship Levels - Presenting: $500 / Supporting: $300 / Official: $200 / Booth/Display: $150

    July Events

    ITT Leisure Fair

    NSA MONTEREY • July 7 - This festive event orients new students and family members to a variety of information about the academic and leisure activities that are available in Monterey County. The expected participation is 500 active duty.
    Sponsorship Levels - Presenting: $1,000 / Supporting: $500 / Official: $250 / Booth/Display: $150


    Independence Day Run/Fun Run Series

    NSA MONTEREY • July 17 - These themed road race events are enjoyed throughout the year. The climate in Monterey allows for fantastic outdoor races year round.
    July’s race will celebrate our nation’s independence. Expected participation for this Fun Run Race is 100 runners.
    Sponsorship Levels - Presenting: $500 / Supporting: $300 / Official: $200 / Booth/Display: $150

    August Events

    Block Party

    NSA MONTEREY • August 14 - This block party is a great way for the military community to celebrate the end the summer. The event features music, food, games and activities for all age groups to participate and compete. It is a fun-filled day for the whole family. The Block Party also includes an information and vendor fair of services and community resources available to the military community. The event is expected to attract 300 participants.
    Sponsorship Levels - Presenting: $1,000 / Supporting: $500 / Official: $250 / Booth/Display: $150

    September Events

    Fall into Fitness/Fun Run Series

    NSA MONTEREY • September 18 - These themed road race events are enjoyed throughout the year. The climate in Monterey allows for fantastic outdoor races year round. September’s Fun Run will allow participants to ‘Fall into Fitness’ and kick start their fall fitness routine. This run is expected to attract 100 runners.
    Sponsorship Levels - Presenting: $500 / Supporting: $300 / Official: $250 / Booth/Display: $150

    October Events

    Terror in the Trident Room

    NSA MONTEREY • October 29 - A fun Halloween party for all patrons to enjoy. Event includes prizes for the costume contest, refreshments, entertainment and games. Expected participation is 75.
    Sponsorship Levels - Presenting: $500 / Supporting: $300 / Official: $200 / Booth/Display: $100


    Freaky Family Friday

    NSA MONTEREY • October 30 - The event is a fun, “terrorific” night of games, goodies and prizes for the whole family. Participants are encouraged to come in costume. Expected participation is 200.
    Sponsorship Levels - Presenting: $500 / Supporting: $300/ Official: $250 / Booth/Display: $150

    November Events

    Turkey Trot/Fun Run Series

    NSA MONTEREY • November 13 - These themed road race events are enjoyed throughout the year. The climate in Monterey allows for fantastic outdoor races year round. November’s Fun Run will be a Turkey Trot to get participants in the spirit for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday. This run is expected to attract 100 participants.
    Sponsorship Levels - Presenting: $500 / Supporting: $300/ Official: $250 / Booth/Display: $150

    December Events

    Army Navy Tailgate Party

    NSA MONTEREY • December 12 - The whole week of Army/Navy events lead up to the tailgate party on Saturday in the El Prado and Trident Room with game viewing on wide screens brought in for the occasion. Hot dogs and other snacks are available to the 250 participants who attend.
    Sponsorship Levels - Presenting: $500 / Supporting: $300 / Official: $250 / Booth/Display: $150


    Teddy Bear Tea

    NSA MONTEREY • December 13 - Military families celebrate the season with MWR at the Teddy Bear Tea. Families enjoy crafts, a puppet show and a chance for children to get a picture with Santa Claus. Expected participation is 75.
    Sponsorship Levels - Presenting: $500 / Supporting: $300 / Official: $200 / Navy Team: $100