Membership Benefits


By joining the IABC you become part of a worldwide community of 15,000 members dedicated to helping each other improve their skills, share best practices and advance their careers. You will become more valued and relevant to your organization and clients by immersing yourself in IABC’s rich content and the collective knowledge and experience of your fellow members.

IABC is where you can find peers, mentors and experts to help you develop your business and communication strategies, inspire new thinking and guide your career.

IABC gives you access to:

  • Real-life knowledge from communications professionals and thought leaders that you can apply in your job. Discuss real business communication issues with like-minded peers; share fresh thinking on challenges and opportunities in the field.
  • Powerful, vetted content–like award-winning publications, online forums, conferences and professional development resources–that will keep you at the forefront of the profession.
  • A worldwide network you can count on to support your career development. Gain skills and knowledge, access to job openings and partnerships, opportunities for client development and mentoring, and a strong social network.

Being a member of IABC tells your colleagues, peers and current/future employers that you are serious about your career. Gain recognition, respect and new opportunities when you join IABC.

Member Profile

IABC’s worldwide network includes communication professionals from a wide array of disciplines, so you can take advantage of a range of experience and perspectives.

A sample of industries in which our members work:

  • Corporations
  • PR agencies
  • Nonprofit
  • Government
  • Education
  • Consulting

A sample of our members’ professional fields:

  • Corporate Communications
  • Internal/Employee Communications
  • PR/Media Relations
  • Marketing Communications
  • Executive Communications