About Us


Who We Are

The Business Journals is the premier media solutions platform for companies strategically targeting business decision makers. We deliver a total business audience of 13 million people via our websites and publications and over 550 annual industry leading events.

Our media products provide comprehensive coverage of business news from a local, regional and national perspective. We have more people, publications and websites covering our nation’s business than any other business media organization. The Business Journals is a division of American City Business Journals (ACBJ).

The President and CEO of ACBJ is Whitney Shaw. He was previously senior vice president of ACBJ and president of its sports publishing division.

ACBJ is owned by Advance Publications, a long-established, diversified, privately-held media company. Advance is the parent company of Conde Nast Publications, The New Yorker Magazine, Parade Magazine and more than 20 daily newspapers throughout the country.

We have a clear mission at The Business Journals:
To help customers grow their business, advance their career,
and simplify their professional life.
– Whitney Shaw