About Bq


Business Quarter (BQ) is a leading business to business brand recognised for celebrating entrepreneurship and corporate success. Part of the BE Group, the multi-platform brand currently reaches entrepreneurs and senior business executives across Scotland, the North East, Yorkshire, the North West and the West Midlands. BQ has established a UK wide regional approach to business engagement reaching a highly targeted audience of entrepreneurs and senior executives in high growth businesses both in-print, online and through branded events. 

As well as utilising a range of existing BQ products and services the brand also specialises in delivering bespoke communications to reach this key audience allowing commercial support partners to gain maximum value and return on investment.



BQ (Business Quarter) Magazine is gaining national recognition as a leading business publication focused on recognising and celebrating entrepreneurship and corporate success. BQ delivers a unique and refreshing mix of business news, features and commentary from the UK’s most inspirational entrepreneurs and business leaders whilst giving focus to key national issues that have a significant impact on the business landscape. Its aim is to inspire, enlighten and empower, embracing and reporting on regional business success wherever it is found and to make a real contribution to encouraging economic growth.

BQ Magazine is read by 101,096 business leaders, leading entrepreneurs, directors and CEO's.

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Readership Research By Acritas

Readership estimates based on a survey conducted by Acritas Research Ltd. in March 2015. From a database sample of 2,127 businesses across the UK sent a copy of BQ magazine Acritas estimated 3.2 readers on average per copy* (based on 109 survey responses). Full readership estimate subsequently calculated by BQ based on total magazine distribution list *Readers per copy reported by respondents having read and/or knowing others to have read their copy of BQ at their home or place of work over the last three months (minimum requirement defined as spending at least 30 seconds skimming the magazine).