International News

IABC Professional Development Program Receives ANSI International Accreditation

The International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) announced that its professional development initiative, the Global Communication Certification Council, has received international accreditation for its Communication Management Professional® (CMP) certification program. Read more

By |2020-08-06T08:33:34-07:00August 6th, 2020|Blog, Canada East, Canada West, International News|

POSTPONED TO 2021: 2020 Silver Leaf Awards update

Given the COVID-19 pandemic situation, the decision was made not to hold a Silver Leaf Awards program in 2020. We recognize how these past difficult months have kept communication professionals extremely busy and the hard work will continue for the next couple of months. We want to let communication professionals focus on their strategic daily [...]

By |2020-08-06T08:28:16-07:00June 24th, 2020|Blog, Canada East, Canada West, International News|

Congratulations to our newest Master Communicator

It's with great pleasure that we announce that Lynda McLean, ABC of Wood Buffalo, AB has been recognized as our 2019 Master Communicator recipient. The IABC Canada Master Communicator designation (MC) is a lifetime achievement designation and the highest honor IABC Canada can bestow on an individual member. Lynda McLean is the Director of Communications, [...]

By |2020-02-09T23:27:04-08:00October 29th, 2019|Blog, International News, Master Communicator|

Silver Leaf Winners Announced!

Congratulations to the 2019 Silver Leaf Award winners from BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Ontario. Silver Leaf is Canada’s premiere professional awards program celebrating excellence in business communication. It’s a chance for communicators working in all disciplines to receive national industry recognition for outstanding work in the field of communications. Access criteria and learn how to nominate here. Thank [...]

By |2020-02-09T23:27:04-08:00October 29th, 2019|Blog, Canada West, International News|

2019 Silver Leaf Awards – deadline extended until July 12th!

Don’t miss your chance to shine. The deadline for the 2019 Silver Leaf Awards is extended to Friday, July 12, 2019 – 2:00 p.m. PST. The Silver Leaf Awards are among IABC Canada’s highest achievements. It is a recognition of excellence in strategic communication planning and execution, and a stepping stone towards an entry to the globally [...]

By |2020-02-09T23:27:06-08:00July 4th, 2019|Blog, Canada West, International News|

Hunting for Canada’s Master Communicators

  Do you know a communication aficionado who wields knowledge of our profession like a sword of light? Someone who carefully balances the art and science of strategic communication producing results at every turn? IABC Canada’s 2019 Master Communicator program is open for nominations. We’re hunting from coast to coast for the best of the [...]

By |2020-02-09T23:27:06-08:00June 25th, 2019|Canada West, International News, Master Communicator|

2019 IABC Gold Quill Awards- Winners announced

The cat is out of the bag!  The winners of the 2019 IABC Gold Quill Awards have been announced.  A total of 202 entries earned awards, with 86 receiving Excellence Awards and 116 receiving Merit Awards.  10 countries were represented among the winners and entries from Canada West Region (CWR) were among the Gold Quill - CWR Winners    Congratulations to [...]

By |2019-05-06T09:58:22-07:00April 5th, 2019|International News|

IABC Gold Quill Awards – Now Accepting Submissions

For more than 40 years, IABC’s Gold Quill Awards have recognized and awarded excellence in strategic communication worldwide. Gold Quill is the only awards program that honors the dedication, innovation and passion of communicators on a global scale. Since 2008, more than 4,451 projects have been entered in the Gold Quill Awards. While the style [...]

By |2018-11-19T15:32:17-08:00November 19th, 2018|International News|

2018 DARE TO LEAD Conference

May 25-26-27, 2018 Ramada Hotel, Regina, Sask. Thank you to those who attended a very memorable Dare to Lead in Regina this year. Details and registration for  IABC/Canada West’s annual training conference for incoming chapter leaders will be published in the Spring of 2019. There are also Chapter Leadership Development Teleconferences available. Check our news feed for dates and times.

By |2018-06-21T20:42:27-07:00February 6th, 2018|Canada West, Conferences, International News|