Welcome to Beacon Media

Beacon Media Inc. is a consultative multimedia organization providing a wide array of services—advertising, event marketing, editorial coverage, and legal advertising. For over 20 years, Beacon Media has been a staple of Southern California. Daily pushing out the latest news and information, we inhabit the hyper-local niche of the San Gabriel Valley as well as broadcasting our content online to clients from all over the area—and even out of state! Our Pasadena Rose Parade website was a success for visiting tourists as well as local audiences.
In print and through digital media, Beacon’s portfolio of products and services enjoy widespread brand awareness and loyalty with more than 224,000 readers.
Beacon Media’s integrated solutions are comprised of print, digital, direct mail, and event marketing opportunities.
Because Beacon Media, Inc. is perpetually in growth mode, we provide the means to add targeted and qualified customers for your continued growth. Aside from our traditional products and services, we offer Beacon Merchant Solutions, a merchant card processing service, BizBeacon.com, FileDBA.com and more.
Our dedicated editorial staff, led by award-winning photojournalist and editor Terry Miller, publishes weekly newspapers in more than 20 cities, notably Pasadena Independent, Arcadia Weekly, Temple City Tribune, and Monrovia Weekly. Our seasoned reporters are passionate about providing the best coverage in politics, education, business, real estate, entertainment and health & fitness.
Our company’s vision is to be the leading source connecting your community to the world. We do that by providing excellent solutions and services to our clients and our communities. Join us to make an impact locally and globally!

Production

by beaconmedia on December 14th, 2014

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What goes on in our Production Department?

First, a few cold hard facts about our newspapers:
-Paper’s physical size: 11.5″ x 14″.
-Paper product we use: E-Brite and newsprint, 4-plate color print process.

What Goes In:

Time, energy, and passion. Our paper is designed in-house by our Production staff. Every Wednesday and Friday is a Production day. Deadlines for print submissions are 12:00 p.m. the day before Production Day, so work with us to get your ad approved as soon as possible! Our Advertising Department serves as liaison between our clients and Production, blending your needs with the artistic and editorial integrity that our fast-paced business demands.
Our in-house graphic designers build ads, create logos, and design personalized type treatment. Our web designer maintains and creates new website content almost daily. Our in-house photographers capture images unique to our clients both to create original advertisement content and connect with the community.
Work with us to bring your company to our audience: Call (626) 301-1010 to get started.

Media Kit

Our media kit will give you a detailed look at the advertising opportunities and specifics we offer.
Beacon Media is interested in the future in all ways–that’s why we encourage you to download our Media Kit in PDF form to keep sustainability and social responsibility in mind. We are always working to improve our practices, with the health of our planet one of our many goals.



Reader Testimonials

Monrovia residents and avid volunteers in the community speak to Beacon Media about the importance of community newspapers and why they read and inwardly digest our newspapers every week. Hal… Read More