Douglas Magazine

Douglas magazine is the South Island's premier business media brand, inspiring readers with our in-depth, 100% local coverage of business, technology, leadership, and lifestyle.
Established in 2006, Douglas has become essential reading in the Greater Victoria region. With its award-winning content and design Douglas keeps readers connected to Vancouver Island’s unique business culture. Reach an engaged and influential consumer through Douglas magazine.


Douglas is thoughtfully created by an award-winning team of professional writers and photographers. In every issue of Douglas you will find these topics: finance / people in business / profiles / innovation / sales & marketing / real estate / travel / money / style.


Annual Circulation

180,000 copies {30,000 per issue}

Issues Per Year



Distributed direct to businesses on Vancouver Island (Nanaimo to Victoria) via Canada Post. Plus numerous popular pick up locations including Canadian Western Bank, Cascadia Liquor Stores, Business Development Bank, Victoria BMW, Marina Coffee House, Inn at Laurel Point, Sapphire Day Spa, Harbour Air Seaplanes, Thrifty Foods, Vancouver Island Tech Park, Three Point Motors and more. Additional copies for subscribers, executive hotel suites, professional offices, and special events. All copies are in high demand and are distributed every issue.

Who reads Douglas magazine?

are in senior executive positions
have a household income between $100-250K
found advertising in Douglas to be useful or very useful
have university or college education
of readers save every issue
visited the website after reading Douglas

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  • "The new issue of Douglas landed on my desk this morning and I couldn’t wait to open it. The April/May issue is more beautiful than ever, has fabulous content and an awesome flow from beginning to end. I’m so pleased that we moved our advertising to Page One."

    Douglas Advertiser

  • "I am CEO of a public company here in Vancouver but I live on the island. I have been impressed by your magazine, Douglas, for a while and I read it regularly."

    Douglas reader

  • "Douglas Magazine has become our main print advertising vehicle — it’s a highly polished and knowledgeable "must read" magazine within our local small business community. Plus, your sales and design teams are excellent!"

    Douglas Advertiser

  • "Just a quick note saying how much I enjoyed the article on Hillside Centre in Douglas Magazine’s most recent issue. It was a fascinating read. Very well done."

    Douglas reader