The Drum Network

Becoming a member

01. Build your profile

02. Amplify your thought leadership

03. Be commissioned

04. Get on the inside track

05. Podcasts & festivals

06. Grow your business

07. Join The Drum eco-system

08. Pricing & Joining Criteria


Build your profile

Your agency profile is your hub on Keep it fresh with up-to-date information, case studies and all your agency news.


Amplify your thought leadership

Publish your opinion pieces and thought leadership to under The Drum Network banner with support from our team of journalists.

“It was great to see it (the article) take such a prominent position on the homepage yesterday. I shared this internally and got great feedback and some real excitement from the team for future pieces.”

Luke Cardy, Business Development, True Digital


Be commissioned

Submit pitches for our monthly Deep Dives and editorial profile and topic series’ to our Network Editor and feature on, in our newsletters and social media. See what's coming up in our calendar.


Get on the inside track

  • Access editorial roundtables and leadership insight sessions. Contribute to weekly vox pops and regular columns.
  • Submit your ideas, big news and key research and data releases to The Drum Network Editor.


Podcast & festivals

Speak as part of The Drum Network podcast, released fortnightly, or one of many Festivals and events from Agencies4Growth to Digital Transformation.


Grow your business

  • Join CEO Club, a network of curated peer groups who meet monthly to share challenges and insights, and leave inspired and ready for action.
  • Access regular sessions bringing together CEOs and subject-matter experts to discuss business challenges from staffing and structure to scaling and selling.
  • Use our online platform for CEOs, connecting you to a global network of agency leaders, topic-led discussions and opportunities to partner.


Join The Drum eco-system

  1. Your own account manager, there to help you make the most of membership.
  2. A Drum Plus annual subscription providing access to unique editorial content.
  3. A gateway to The Drum product range.

Members Discounts

  • 50% reduction on Open Mic, our self- publishing platform.
  • 20% off all Awards.
  • 20% off The Drum Recommends.


Pricing & Joining Criteria

Membership is for established and fast-growth agencies: A minimum turnover of £5mil or revenue growth of 25% year on year for 2 years. The annual fee is £8,000 / $10,000

“Network roundtables tick all the boxes: you get to meet other agency leaders and discuss a topic you’re passionate about, feature in the subsequent article and meet The Drum journalists.”

Anna Scholes, senior marketing & communications manager, UK & NA, Momentum Worldwide