Category Archives: Blog

2015 Student Volunteer of the Year Recipient and Nominee

By Kate Macdonell, Brad Tollefsen, Lisa Welbourn & Esther Yuen
May 29, 2015

Congratulations to all of the nominees for this year’s President’s Award for Student Volunteer of the Year! A new award created for 2014, the Student Volunteer of the Year recognizes… Read more


New awards program sets sail – introducing the IABC/BC Wave Awards

May 4, 2015

IABC is known for recognizing and celebrating its members for excellence in strategic communications. Innovative thinking, creative solutions and demonstrated results are the backbone of its international Gold Quill Award,… Read more


IABC’s Certification program is accepting applications

By Global Communication Certification Council
April 27, 2015

IABC has been busy working towards introducing a new Certification program for communicators. The Global Communication Certification Council (GCCC) was formed over a year ago to develop the program. After… Read more

IABC/BC Gift of Communications Recipients Announced

April 19, 2015

IABC/BC is delighted to announce this year’s recipients of the IABC/BC Gift of Communication program. The program pairs selected non-profits with teams of IABC/BC members who volunteer to help solve the… Read more

Student Services: IABCBC’s Student Newsletter [Spring 2015]

April 10, 2015

In this issue: SFU Communique Blog Features SCOY winner, Denisa Orlandea Communication Planning 101: Event Recap Deadline Extended for SCOY Submissions: April 24, 2015 Upcoming event: Spring into Speed Mentoring! Download… Read more

New Exclusive Member Benefit: Invisionation Photography

April 10, 2015

You never get a second chance to make a first impression. Your headshot is a representation of your professionalism in today’s fast paced and ever changing digital world. Everything from… Read more

Want to power up your leadership skills?

April 7, 2015

Nominations are open for the IABC/BC 2015-16 Board Looking to be more involved at a leadership level and help influence the direction of IABC/BC?  We are currently recruiting for the… Read more

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