Tim Wilson publisher
Publisher, Tim Wilson holding one of the first editions.

“Tim” Wilson is the founder and Publisher of The Trades Publishing Company, Inc., the parent of several thriving national publications with a combined monthly distribution of nearly 100,000.

With fifteen years of experience in the publishing industry, Wilson has watched the field grow from the era of manual production into the streamlined era of digital publishing and internet marketing. His areas of expertise include not only targeted trade publishing, but also specialty publications, market research, web site development, international marketing and subscription management. Wilson is also a frequent writer and speaker on various subjects as they relate to the publishing industry and to the industries which his publications serve.

The Trades Publishing Company has become a leader in targeted trade publication and marketing. All of the Trades Publishing Company’s existing publications have emerged as market leaders in their respective industries.

The Resort Trades, established 1986, is a super-tabloid news and information source publication targeted specifically at the Resort and Timeshare sales industry. The Resort Trades offers display advertising, classified advertising, Trade Member listings, as well as monthly industry news and press releases, global analysis articles, and in-depth interviews with industry professionals and business leaders.

The Golf Course Trades, established 1990, is a super-tabloid buyer’s guide publication targeted specifically at the golf course superintendent. The Golf Course Trades offers display advertising, a categorized yellow page vendor directory, press releases, and extensive product reviews for heavy equipment. The Golf Course Trades currently mails to 19,955 golf course superintendents and product vendors in the United States.