The Boss Issue

Are you a female business owner? Be a part of our annual BOSS Issue!

Our BOSS issues are a way to showcase amazing female business owners, to offer advice about ways to grow your business, and to publish educational articles for those who aspire to start their own business. But, we also know not everyone is — or even wants to be — an entrepreneur. So, our BOSS issues also focus on what it means to be boss, not just in your career but also how to live your life with a total boss mindset.

How to Be in the BOSS Issue:

Be featured in our annual boss issue! There are several different ways for you to be included…

Option 1: Woman-Owned Business Ad Section

Do you want to get your business in front of thousands of readers who want to shop women-owned? Build your brand and promote your business in our special Woman-Owned Business ad section! We’re designating a special group section of our BOSS issue to promote woman-owned businesses. You can choose from various sizes and price points. These special discounted prices are only good for our BOSS issue, so you won’t want to miss out!

  • 1/16 Page Group Ad: $150
  • 1/8 Page Group Ad: $200
  • 1/4 Page Group Ad: $300

BONUS: Do you want to get the biggest bang for your buck? Contact us for more information on our annual all-inclusive advertising contracts, starting at just $155/month.

Option 2: Boss Advertorial Spotlight:

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Check out samples of previous advertorial spotlight sections here.

For a list of full benefits, download our advertorial sell sheet here.

Tell our readers about your story, mission, and services to our readers in a clean, well-written “mini” article based off of our tried and true Q/A system. Our Boss advertorial section will highlight Female owned businesses. (Only 10 spots available, all spots are available on a first come, first served basis!)

BONUS: Your Boss Advertorial Spotlight also includes a photoshoot and mini happy hour. Get your headshot taken while also having a chance to network with other female business owners. This package includes 3-5 headshots for you to use in your own marketing. (yes, it is a total DEAL!) Secure your spot today!


Upgrade your advertorial spotlight with our special bundled rate! You’ll get everything included with our advertorial spotlight feature, plus a 1/4 page ad in the BOSS Issue AND a Newsletter Spotlight Feature
(Over $1,250 in value!)

$395 (Advertorial Only)
$750 (Bundle Upgrade)

Option 3: Boss Market Pop-Up Shop:

Join us on Thursday, May 11 from 6-8pm for a Sass Magazine Girls Night Out AND BOSS Market! Buy a pop up table and sell your goods to all our GNO attendees while we celebrate the launch of our 4th Annual BOSS ISSUE! Limited space is available, all vendors must submit an application. Approved vendors chosen by April 14. This event will take place at Catoctin Hall at Musket Ridge in Myersville, MD.

COST: $50 if you supply your own table or $75 if you need Sass to supply your table

Vendor applications for our BOSS MARKET are now closed. If you’re interested in being a vendor at our Holiday Market this November, please email

Option 4: Nominate a New Female Founder:

Do you know an amazing new woman-owned start-up? Are you a female founder with a new business? We’re currently accepting nominations for our Top NEW Female Founders list! If you’re a female owned businesses who has been in business for less than 3 years, this one’s for you! Nominations accepted through March 24. Winners are chosen by our editorial team based on business industry, mission, growth, impact and achievement. Winners will be listed in our Boss issue (includes headshot, name, title and business).


Read our previous BOSS Issues!

woman owned businesses

2022 Boss Issue

Female Entrepreneurs Magazine Cover

2021 Boss Issue

Girl Boss Magazine Cover

2020 Boss Issue