The most effective and efficient way to reach decision-making public and private company directors/owners in print, online and live.

New for 2017:
Expanded Directors to Watch special sections
The Directors & Boards Roundtables
Enhanced Native Adverting Opportunities
Directors & Boards Directory of Advisors
2nd Annual Private Boards of the Year
Directors & Boards is the thought leader for public company governance, serving board members, C-Suite executives and corporate governance staff with insights and opinion designed to develop and execute governance best practices.
Directors & Boards puts marketers in direct contact with the most important and engaged directors with lead and business-generating products like webcasts, e-blasts, e-newsletters, director roundtables and live events—all packaged with the brand-building and only independent governance magazine. 
Directors & Boards Magazine
Directors & Boards Roundtables 
Directors & Boards Roundtables
Directors & Boards E-Briefing
Directors & Boards Annual Report
Directors & Boards Webinars
Directors & Board E-Blasts
Directors & Boards Online
Access the fast-growing and hard-to-reach private and family company governance market through Private Company Director--in print, online and in person.
Private Company Director is the first and only media brand which focuses entirely on the governance of privately-owned companies, with a bi-annual print magazine, annual conference, monthly E-Newsletter and website.
Our audience includes directors, owners and shareholders of closely-held, family-owned and private-equity owned companies, as well as corporate governance advisors, private equity firms and more. 

Download the complete 2017 Directors & Boards Media Kit (.pdf)


Directors & Boards Magazine

The first, and now the only, independent journal of corporate governance thought leadership, Directors & Boards has been the trusted print resource for corporate directors seeking best-in-class thought leadership.

Directors Roster

Directors & Boards' renowned Directors Roster features a roundup of recent director appointments, as well as profiles of selected directors, and a demographic index of appointments.  Most readers turn first to this sponsored section.

Directors & Boards Annual Report

Directors & Boards' annual mid-year special issue focused on the state of corporate governance, with an in-depth take on issues directors will wrestle with in the year ahead.  The issue is timed to follow the majority of our readers' own annual meetings, and provides advertisers with bonus distribution and reach.

Directors & Boards Research

Every issue of Directors & Boards features the results of an in-depth study, conducted by the magazine, on major governance issues and trends.  Custom research sponsorships are available.

Key Thought Leadership

Selected opportunities are available to provide key thought leadership pieces in the pages of the magazine, or as free-standing outserts, polybagged with the publication.

Directors and Boards In-Person Events

Directors & Boards offers a variety of ways for marketers to reach directors and governance professionals live with thought-leadership driven events.

Directors & Boards Roundtables

Directors & Boards Roundtables are sponsored, intimate gatherings of public and private company directors who participate in a guided dialog about the most important governance issues they face.  Directors & Boards helps you develop topics and manages the invitation process for these completely customizable events.

The Private Company Governance Summit 2017

Produced in partnership with sister publication Family BusinessMagazine, the leading journal of successful multi-generation family business best practices and governance, the Private Company Governance Summit is the only national event dedicated to the unique governance issues of all types of privately held companies—closely held, family owned, and private equity owned—and dedicated to increasing the standards and effectiveness of private company governance.

Limited sponsorships and speaking opportunities are available.

The Transitions Conferences

Produced by sister publication Family Business Magazine, the Transitions conferences are held twice a year in the U.S. and once a year in Mexico City, and deliver audiences of several hundred family business and enterprise owners, shareholders, directors and advisory board members for two days of intense discussions.

Limited sponsorships and participation opportunities are available.

Directors & Boards Digital

Directors & Boards offers a variety of brand-building and lead-generating tools to reach directors and corporate governance directors directly on their tablets, smart phones and desktops.

Directors & Boards E-Briefing

The monthly Directors & Boards E-Briefing reaches 25,000+ opt-in subscribers with selected content from the magazine, webinar-related thought leadership, news, research and a calendar of events, and features prominent ad banner positions.  Select sponsored content opportunities are available.

Directors & Boards E-Blasts

Push your direct response message directly to Directors & Boards' double opt-in e-subscriber list with highly effective html e-blasts, brought to readers under the trusted brand of Directors & Boards

To reach privately held companies, extended reach is available through sister publications Private Company Director and Family Business Magazine.

Directors & Boards Online

Directors & Boards' website features selected content from the magazine and its archives, as well as editor Jim Kristie's blog, and other relevant governance content. 


2017 Media Kit (complete)

(The above media kit contains the following elements, which can be downloaded for easy reference.)

2017 Rate Card 


Editorial Calendar

Advertising Contacts

Scott Chase

National Account

Telephone:  301-879-1613



Mike Bachman

National Account Executive

Telephone: 215-405-6070

Editorial and Business Offices 

1845 Walnut Street, Ste 900

Philadelphia, PA 19103 

Telephone: 215-567-3200 

Fax: 215-405-6078