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IABC Canada’s leaders shine at Chapter Management Awards

Last week at the virtual 2021 IABC Chapter Management Awards Ceremony and Leader Reception, chapters were recognized for their leadership, management, creativity and teamwork. Chapter Management Awards (CMAs) showcase chapters’ successes and demonstrate the value chapters provide to their communities. Over the past year, leaders across Canada rose to the challenge of leading chapters during [...]

By |2021-06-23T20:48:46-07:00June 23rd, 2021|Blog, Canada East, Canada West, International News|

Canada’s PR industry releases first comprehensive diversity & inclusion survey

This comprehensive survey of Canadian communication professionals  conducted by Leger, shows that that a large majority of communications professionals credit their employers with creating “inclusive, positive environments”. However, despite the finding that our profession is diverse, both racial and gender diversity decline sharply at the executive level. We can do better. The IABC Canada East [...]

By |2021-05-31T19:19:17-07:00May 31st, 2021|Canada East, International News|

IABC Canada’s Silver Leaf Awards are Back!

They’re back! After a one-year break, we are excited to announce the return of the Silver Leaf Awards, IABC Canada’s celebration of communication excellence. Effective communications have never been so critical to business success; nor have our skills and contributions ever been so needed. While many of you have worked tirelessly behind the scenes to [...]

Call for Volunteers – Help celebrate Canada’s communication excellence: get involved with the Silver Leaf awards committee

Do you have a passion for IABC? Do you have a passion for communication excellence? Are you a team player who can work virtually? Do you do well without micro-management? After a year break, the Silver Leaf awards are coming back in 2021. IABC Canada is looking for talented, driven and reliable volunteers to help [...]

By |2021-02-23T07:54:04-08:00February 9th, 2021|Blog, Canada East, Canada West, International News|

IABC Joins The Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communication Management

Under new Executive Director Peter Finn, the International Association of Business Communicators expands its global reach, helps elevate the profession The International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) today announced it has joined the Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communication Management. By joining the Global Alliance, IABC members will have the chance to expand their [...]

By |2020-12-11T08:19:57-08:00December 11th, 2020|Blog, Canada East, Canada West, International News|

Submissions are now open for the 2021 Gold Quill Awards

2020 has been an eventful year with several twists and turns for everyone.  As communications professionals, you have employed creative and unconventional ways to engage with your target audience and now it is time to get recognized for your work. Enter your outstanding work that mark moments of excellence and purpose as we rise above [...]

By |2021-01-18T13:34:56-08:00October 21st, 2020|Blog, Canada West, International News|

Gold Quill: Your Secret Professional Development Tool

IABC's Gold Quill Awards recognize excellence in strategic communications.  The Gold Quill Awards celebrate communication excellence and are also a thorough review of one’s work from the highest level to the tactics and details. Winning a Gold Quill Award is not only prestigious, but is also a career stimulant.  Find out more in this post. [...]

By |2020-10-21T04:39:52-07:00October 21st, 2020|Blog, Canada West, 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|
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