About IDG Direct
IDG Direct is a wholly owned subsidiary of International Data Group (IDG) the world’s leading Technology Media, Events and Research Company. Since its founding in 1964, IDG has been committed to helping people acquire and use technology successfully. As a result, IDG brands have become the trusted source for advice and insight into technology news and trends around the world.
Over the past 50 years, IDG has grown into a multi-billion dollar company, reaching technology audiences in more than 90 countries. In 2011, IDG had revenues of $3.24 billion and approximately 13,000 employees worldwide.
IDG’s diverse products and services portfolio spans over six key areas:
- Online Media
- Events and Conferences
- Print Publishing
- Lead Generation Service
- Global Marketing Solutions
- Market Research
IDG Communications’ global media brands include ChannelWorld®, CIO®, CSO®, Computerworld®, GamePro®, InfoWorld®, Macworld® and PCWorld®. IDG’s media network features 460 websites, 200 mobile sites and apps, and print titles spanning business technology, consumer technology, digital entertainment and video games worldwide. The IDG TechNetwork represents more than 500 independent websites in an ad network and exchange complementary to IDG’s media brands.