MONDAY, October 15, 2007

Inc. Magazine to Raise Rate Base in 2008

NEW YORK, October 15, 2007 - Mansueto Ventures, publisher of the Inc. and Fast Company media brands, today announced that Inc. magazine will raise its circulation rate base from 665,000 to 700,000 - a 5.26% increase - in 2008.

"The growth in Inc.'s rate base is one more testament to the strength of the Inc. franchise," said Inc. Publisher John Tebeau. "We've been very smart about how we have applied our growth investment dollars and we've taken great care in positioning Inc. to be certain it reaches and engages business readers in a powerful and meaningful way."

Demand for the magazine pushed Inc.'s average bonus delivery to 31,421 copies in the first half of 2007.

About Inc. magazine
Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures, LLC., Inc. magazine ( is the only major business magazine dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies that delivers real solutions for today's innovative company builders. With an average circulation of 696,421 per issue first half of 2007, Inc. provides hands-on tools and market-tested strategies for managing people, finances, sales, marketing, and technology.