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Membership Overview

IABC Atlanta provides outstanding professional development sessions and a network of communicators that expands my horizon beyond my present career. “

– Lisa Williams, IABC Atlanta Member

Whether you’re a corporate communicator, independent consultant, academic or student, IABC has the resources, connections and learning opportunities you need to move your career forward. We give you the ability to connect to a global communication network, stay informed about emerging trends and best practices, learn from top experts, gain recognition for your outstanding work and join a community of communication professionals around the world who are striving to be the best in the profession.

IABC Atlanta is committed to helping Atlanta thrive by increasing recognition that communication practices drive business. If you want to increase your visibility among Atlanta’s Fortune 500 companies and top non-profits, learn from the best and brightest in the industry and belong to a vibrant, diverse communications community, IABC Atlanta is the place to be!

Monthly Luncheons

IABC Atlanta meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month to network and hear a variety of guest speakers. Topics include:

  • Measuring communications success
  • Internal communications
  • Media relations and public affairs
  • Crisis communications
  • Corporate responsibility (volunteerism, corporate giving, sustainability, etc.)
  • Marketing communications
  • Digital communications (intranets, apps, social Media, other web or interactive-based communications)
  • Skills development (writing, proofreading, editing, project management, communications planning and strategy)
Types of Membership
  • Professional Member
  • $329Per Year
  • The vast majority of IABC members are professional members. For more than 40 years, IABC has advanced the careers of communication professionals across the globe. With a worldwide community of communication professionals, gain access to unparalleled guidance, skills development, networks and job opportunities. Some of the resources include:

    • An online library offering an extensive collection of content from disciplines across the profession.
    • A global network that reaches every corner of the world.
    • Countless opportunities for career development and job searching through our programs and services.

  • Corporate Member
  • $300+monthly
  • Organizations of all sizes and in all industries enroll their communicators in IABC. Whether you work for a corporation, a nonprofit, a government agency, an educational institution, or a consulting firm, employers looking to support
    the professional growth of their communication teams, increase employee engagement and show employee appreciation should consider a corporate membership package.

    • Corporate membership packages are more cost-effective than individual
    • Any group of five or more individuals from the same company may bundle their memberships for a low corporate rate.
    • There are no application fees for corporate memberships.

  • Student Member
  • $49Per Year
  • Get insights from communication leaders around the world and supplement your academic education with practical training to get your career started.

    • Tap into IABC’s network of global members to help you transition from school to professional life.
    • Receive the same benefits offered to professional members at an 80% discount.
    • Find out what it takes to enter the world of marketing, PR, corporate communication, advertising, HR, external communication, government relations and more!

IABC’s Southern Region

IABC Atlanta is part of IABC’s Southern Region, which has 25 active chapters and nearly 2,200 members spread across 13 U.S. states, the Caribbean and Latin America.

Visit the Southern Region’s Web site at iabcsouthern.com.

Questions? Contact Terry Cerisoles, Vice President of Membership