An invitation-only organization for owners and executives of public relations, media strategy, creative, and advertising agencies.
Select Council members include...
I'm able to leverage the Forbes platform to be a thought leader.
Content marketing is key to my personal and professional brand. That's why I joined the Forbes Agency Council and why I'm an active, proud member.
Kristopher B. Jones,
Entrepreneur and Investor
Grow your agency with the help of our exclusive benefits:
Get published on Forbes.com
Members are selected for the Council based on their depth and diversity of experience, then invited to share their insights via CommunityVoice on Forbes.com. Communicate your agency’s ethos and acumen to potential clients and partners through bylined articles or short industry-related tips.
Insights and advice from agency peers
In today’s evolving marketplace, an agency leader’s most important asset is adaptability. Whether you seek professional development on new trends, a sounding board for business challenges, or even a prospective partner to fill in gaps, you can find it here. Connect with a curated community of fellow agency leaders in a 24/7 accessible, private forum made just for you.
Prestige of association with the Forbes brand
Brand recognition is a critical component to building trust with prospective clients. As a member, you’ll have access to tools — from digital badges to press releases to plaques for your office wall — that showcase your affiliation with the world’s most renowned business brand.
High-touch concierge support
No matter how busy you are, you’ll never miss a chance to take advantage of member benefits thanks to the dedicated service of member concierge. They’re just a chat, text, or email away to answer technical questions, make warm introductions, suggest vetted services, and more. Please consider them an extension of your own team.
Exclusive rates on popular services
Membership comes with access to an ever-growing marketplace of products and services at members-only rates. Find a discount on a vendor you already use, or browse our curated list to find something new. Our partnerships range from marketing products to payment software to PEOs, accounting, travel, entertainment, gifts, and more.
Personal benefits dashboard
Log in to your web or mobile dashboards to access your benefits and support anytime. Request introductions to fellow members, submit company news for us to share on our social channels, answer expert Q&As to get featured in an article, and more. Can’t find what you’re looking for? Just open a chat box and a concierge will help.
Forbes Agency Council is a highly selective, quality-over-quantity organization.
Before we can connect you with a member of our team to further discuss Forbes Agency Council, we must verify that you are an advertising, media or marketing chief executive at a company that meets the following minimum criteria:
- generates a minimum of $1M in revenue, or…
- has a minimum of $1M in financing
- and, your business has an office or headquarters located in North America.
Forbes Agency Council actively takes the time to learn each member's specific needs.
The exceptional concierge team they have provides important resources within minutes.
Amanda K. Ruisi,
Founder & President, AKR Public Relations
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