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|

Chapter Leadership Development Teleconferences

Join us for interactive discussions that will provide your chapter leaders with useful information, connections and discussions that will make your leadership role more effective, and ultimately more satisfying. All calls will take place from 1:30-2:30 p.m. Saskatchewan time; 11:30 a.m. B.C., 12:30 p.m. Alberta, and 1:30 p.m. Manitoba - until daylight savings time changes. [...]

By |2018-02-15T16:10:20-08:00January 30th, 2018|Canada West, International News|

Are You Prepared for an Online Crisis?

Your company could be worth billions, but your reputation is priceless. Yet a 2013 Accenture survey revealed that only 28 percent of corporate risk managers are prepared to deal with crisis. How would you rate your company’s preparedness, especially in the digital realm? The time to determine that isn’t in the moment. By preparing today, [...]

By |2020-02-09T23:27:07-08:00May 2nd, 2017|International News|