‘Texas Monthly’ Ad Pages Grow 20%

DALLAS Texas Monthly magazine has reported a 20 percent increase in ad pages for 2005 compared to the previous year.

The gain of 399 pages contributed to a 32 percent increase in revenue, according to the Publishers Information Bureau.

Texas Monthly ranked 13th in PIB’s list of the top 25 magazines.

Founded in 1973 by Michael R. Levy, Texas Monthly has a paid circulation of 300,000 and is read by more than 2.4 million people each month, the magazine said.

Emmis Publishing issues the Austin, Texas-based periodical. Emmis owns and operates television and radio stations and publishes other regional magazines.