Category Archives: Blog

Member login outage scheduled [UPDATED]

March 23, 2015

Update: IABC International has confirmed data transfer will begin sometime during the evening of Thursday, April 10. As a result, membership transactions (join or renew) or any other functionality requiring member login… Read more

March is International Membership Month

By IABC International
March 20, 2015

This March, we are celebrating International Membership Month, during which IABC is waiving the US$40 joining/reinstatement fee for new or lapsed members joining under the Professional Membership tier. In addition,… Read more

Speaker Spotlight: Cam Steed, Smashed Abacus

February 28, 2015

On March 3, IABC/BC welcomes Cam Steed, founder and CEO of Smashed Abacus, to our professional development event, Social Media: Interpreting and Measuring Success. A seasoned social media expert, Cam… Read more

New Communicator Awards Program

By Catherine Ducharme, IABC/BC President
February 22, 2015

After much discussion our chapter board has decided not to proceed with the Bronze Quill Awards this year. However, we’ll continue to recognize and celebrate our amazing volunteers and our… Read more

Call for charities to IABC/BC’S Gift of Communications Program

January 27, 2015

Your organization is invited to apply to IABC/BC’s Gift of Communications Program. IABC/BC will offer the services of IABC/BC member volunteers for a “Day of Giving,” free of charge, to… Read more

IABC Canada Honours 2014 Master Communicators

By Eric Bergman
January 22, 2015

January 19, 2015 ― The International Association of Business Communicators in Canada (IABC Canada) has announced that three of its accredited members – Lana Collins, ABC, Gary Schlee, ABC, and… Read more

Student Services: IABCBC’s Student Newsletter [ Winter Issue – Dec 2014]

January 4, 2015

In this issue: SFU Communique Blog Features Alumna, Patricia Zhou IABC & My Degree: Event Recap Upcoming event: Communications Planning 101 Opportunities and Resources Download the newsletter ( 261 KB PDF).    

Meet the IABC/BC winners of the Silver Leaf Awards 2014

By Glauce Fleury | Connect Editor, Internal Communications
December 1, 2014

Four IABC/BC members are among the winners of the Silver Leaf Awards 2014. Focused on recognizing outstanding work produced by communicators, the Silver Leaf had more than 140 entries from… Read more

Member Profile: Linda Ong—Volunteering is an investment in your career

By Breeonne Baxter | Writer, Volunteer Services
December 1, 2014

Linda Ong, ABC is IABC/BC’s Vice President, Career and Professional Development and is the recipient of the 2014 President’s Volunteer of the Year Award, IABC/BC’s top volunteer honor. Linda has… Read more

IABC/BC members recognized by 2014 Silver Leaf Awards

November 11, 2014

Congratulations to the following IABC/BC members, who were recognized with an Award of Excellence by the Silver Leaf Awards, as announced by the Canadian Western and Eastern Regions of the International Association… Read more