Know more, decide rightMaking people more successful in their occupations and business – that is what the dfv media group regards as its central function. People who read our media, attend our events and use the products we offer have a compass for their own success ready to hand. Because with us one can really get up close: to the people, topics and developments in one’s business sector. We offer genuine informational advantages and attractive advertising environments.
Founded in 1946, dfv media group is one of the most successful business-to-business communication companies in Europe. Based in Germany, it has round about 940 employees and in 2019 achieved sales turnover of 139.6 million Euros. The dfv media group offers about 90 specialist publications covering eleven important economic sectors. All of them are strong media brands, which supply modern specialist information across multiple channels: from printed periodicals and 90 digital options such as newsletters, subscriptions sites and apps to 160 dedicated industry events. The dfv portfolio is rounded off by about 400 specialist book titles that serve as practical guides as well as a large number of customized services, such as market research and corporate publishing.
Quality pays off – for our readers and customers as well as for us as a company: in the annual ranking of the 150 specialist periodicals in Germany that generate the greatest advertising turnover, no other media company holds more titles than the dfv media group, four times alone among the "Top 10" (source: HORIZONT Ranking, No. 19/2020). In second place is Lebensmittel Zeitung, TextilWirtschaft and HORIZONT have taken third and fourth place in the ranking. ahgz – Allgemeine Hotel- und Gastronomie-Zeitung is ranked number 9.