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Forbes Communications Council


About Forbes Communications Council

Forbes Communications Council is an invitation-only membership community for senior-level PR and communications executives.

Forbes Communications Council is a fee-based membership organization with approximately 100 to 2,500 members. Its members and headquarters are distributed throughout the world, as it is a fully remote organization.

Forbes Communications Council is part of a broader collective of membership organizations called Forbes Councils

Forbes Communications Council offers publishing privileges to its members. These privileges include featured mentions in communication-focused articles, as well as full bylined articles written by its members in their area of communication and marketing expertise. 

This organization offers networking opportunities via regular virtual events, and private community groups accessible through its member portal website and mobile app. 

In order to be eligible for Forbes Communications Council, you must be a senior-level executive at a successful communications, public relations, public affairs, or media relations company. Additionally, your company must generate a minimum of $1,000,000 in annual revenue, or have a minimum of $1,000,000 in financing

In order to be considered for Forbes Communications Council, qualified candidates must either apply for consideration, or be referred by existing members. Meeting the minimum requirements alone does not guarantee an invitation to join the organization. Qualified applicants will be screened by a selection committee. If approved, applicants will receive an invitation to join Forbes Communications Council. 

An annual fee in the range of $2,500 to $5,000 will be due at the time of joining the organization. 

The organization’s members work at an array of successful companies, most notably: Adobe, CARROLL, LegalZoom, Citrix, and CoreStack.

Notable Member Companies

Members of Forbes Communications Council belong to some of these companies.

Forbes Communications Council Facts

Year Founded


Member Count

100 - 2,500

HQ Location


Requires Invitation


Accepts Applications


Has a Mobile App


Offers Publishing Privileges


Annual Membership Fees

$2,500 - $5,000

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