Metro Guide Publishing has been publishing magazines in Atlantic Canada for over 40 years. As one of the largest independent, full-service publishing houses in this region, we proudly serve our communities at home and promote our many talents to the world. Our constant presence in our community and the markets we serve is key to our success.


Metro Guide Publishing specializes in turn-key publishing. Our services include advertising sales, financial management, invoicing and collection services, editorial development and writing, creative direction, graphic design, production and distribution. We have 15 employees based in our Halifax office, with freelancers and contract employees working in communities throughout Atlantic Canada. Our talented team of employees create award-winning publications and strive for publishing excellence.   

Community Involvement 
Community involvement is an important part of Metro Guide Publishing. Our staff members serve on various committees, boards, volunteer initiatives and special activities that support our communities, the sectors with publish within and the interests of our readers and our advertisers. These include:

• The Greater Halifax Partnership – Investor Level Partner 
• Spring Garden Road Business Commission – marketing committee and active members 
• Downtown Business Commission – marketing committee and past board member 
• Skål (an international tourism group) – past president and active member
• Tourism Industry Association of Nova Scotia (TIANS) – Pineapple Awards committee and active member
• Destination Halifax – active member
• Canadian Progress Club, Halifax-Cornwallis – past president and active member 
• Restaurant Association of Nova Scotia – active members and sponsor
• Hotel Association of Nova Scotia – active members and sponsor
• Feed Nova Scotia – past board member and sponsor 
• Kids Help Phone – Designer Showcase past Chairs and supporters 
• Atlantic Journalism Association– active members 
• Atlantic Magazine Association – past board members and active members 
• Literacy Networks – tutoring and board member 
• NS Writers’ Federation – active member 
• Journalism University of King's College Halifax – active mentor for the Ian Wiseman Mentorship Program 
• Children’s Wish Foundation – supporter 
• Canadian Diabetes Foundation – supporter 
• Symphony Nova Scotia -– supporter 
• Salvation Army – supporter 
• Magazines Canada – active member
• Run for the Cure – supporter 
• Autism Golf Ball – sponsor
• Feed Nova Scotia, Divas on the Green – sponsor 
• ICE Awards – sponsor 
• Jazz Fest – sponsor 
• Port Days – sponsor

For more information visit metroguide.ca