Who We Are

BPC is an Iowa-based media company that serves business, cultural and philanthropic communities. Founded as a business publishing company in 1983 by visionary entrepreneur Connie Wimer, BPC has steadily grown and evolved. Today, BPC includes three unique media brands: the Business Record, dsm and WriteBrain.


We successfully reach and engage diverse, targeted audiences through multiple platforms, including print, digital, video, audio and events. Our innovative approach to addressing the needs of specific audiences has made us a respected authority on the news, trends and issues that influence and shape our communities.


A strong and growing company supporting strong and growing communities. 


Our mission is to inform, inspire, elevate and celebrate our communities through the power of communication, connections and recognition. 


• We seek to enrich and support our communities. 

• We conduct business with honesty and integrity. 

• We strive for quality and excellence. 

• We value teamwork. 

• We embrace diversity, equity and inclusivity. 

• We foster an environment of development and learning.

Who We Serve

Through our distinct products and services, we reach influential, discerning audiences
who share our passion for shaping strong and vibrant communities.

Our Priorities

Community Leadership