The Record Partner Zone

Welcome to The Record Partner Zone. This area is dedicated to providing technology solution providers with resources to assist them in the promotion of their brands, products and services across the entire suite of The Record products, including the websites, e-mail newslettter and quarterly printed magazine.

Editorial summary

While guided by our Editorial Advisory Board and Microsoft’s business strategies, content is ultimately driven by end-customers. Our annual editorial summary provides an overview for big topics that we’ll cover during the year and the issue summary provides a more detailed insight into what you can expect, including some of our Microsoft, partner and end-customer contributors.

Media Information

The Record provides traditional advertising, content marketing and other opportunities to raise your brand awareness, gain a competitive advantage, generate leads and improve customer loyalty. Download our Media Information to investigate the options that offer the right approach for your business. The document provides more information about the suite of products, our large and captive audiences, content marketing and advertising opportunities and rates, editorial approach and our alignment with Microsoft business strategies:

Publishing partnership

For Microsoft partners who really want to extend their business reach through their participation in The Record, there are a limited number of Publishing Partnership opportunities. The depth and breadth of coverage achieved through this route is unsurpassed. The document below lists the multiple advertising, content and branding elements of the package. Your The Record partner manager will be happy to discuss customisations to these elements to match your sales and marketing goals.

Additional information

  • Editorial advisory board – meet the members of the team who steer the The Record editorial strategy and content
  • Artwork essentials – information on advertising file formats, dimensions and guidelines
  • The Record - One brand global reach
  • Advertisement design portfolio – if you require help with your advertisement design our portfolio provides a selection of advertisements designed by our in-house marketing services team to illustrate our capabilities
  • The Record logo – for you to use in your own marketing activities to link to and/or otherwise promote your participation in Microsoft’s customer magazine

Case studies

To see how other partners have promoted their businesses within the The Record suite of publications, review the below case studies:

Advertising team

Andy Clayton-Smith

Head of Microsoft publications

+44 116 222 9900

Claire Brown

Senior Account Manager

+44 116 222 9900

Alan Weston

Account Manager

+44 116 222 9900

Ricky Popat

Account Manager

+44 116 222 9900

Tim Grayson

Account Manager

+44 116 222 9900

Jon Ingleton

Managing Director

+44 116 222 9900