CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA (March 2009) – The elegant Charlottesville Welcome Book debuted in Spring 2009 to meet the need of reaching out to the thousands of newcomers and for tourists visiting Thomas Jefferson’s home at Monticello, the prestigious University of Virginia and the beautiful Charlottesville Albemarle region. High quality design, thoughtful editorial, targeted state-wide distribution and a strong online presence combine to make this free quarterly publication a powerful advertising choice for businesses. Each distinct chapter serves to highlight the advertiser when the reader is most interested in making a buying decision. The Charlottesville Welcome Book in print reaches more than 130,000 readers but online the digital version of the publication can easily reach thousands more all over the world who are considering a visit to our popular region.

About us… Ivy Publications is the parent company of AlbemarleFamily, a monthly publication dedicated to serving families in Charlottesville-Albemarle with useful comprehensive community resources designed to help “Make Parenting Easier & Growing Up Fun”. Each month over 60,000 visitors make use of their extensive web site and its companion print publications: 12 magazines and an annual Directory of Family Services. Ivy Publications also publishes the quarterly Charlottesville Welcome Book and the annual AlbemarleFamily’s Let’s Go! Guide to Charlottesville and More.