Celebrating Ottawa’s 2017 IABC Canada Silver Leaf Award Winners

Four companies from the Ottawa communications community were recognized with a Silver Leaf Award of Excellence from IABC Canada for their outstanding work in communication management and skills. The esteemed Silver Leaf Awards recognize a strategic approach to communications programs conducted by professional communicators in more than forty categories, including brand communications, internal communications, writing,… [Read more]

Cheryl Jensen is IABC Ottawa’s 2017 Communicator of the Year

Cheryl Jensen IABC Ottawa's 2017 Communicator of the Year

OTTAWA, June 12, 2017 – Cheryl Jensen, President and CEO of Algonquin College, has been selected as the recipient of IABC Ottawa’s 2017 Communicator of the Year Award. “This award recognizes an Ottawa-based organizational leader who demonstrates excellence in the field of communications and acts as a champion for our community,” said Dominique Jolicoeur, President… [Read more]

Thank you for a successful 2016/17 season, Ottawa!

As the Board prepares to wrap up the 2016-2017 season, I’ve taken time to pause and reflect on my term as President of IABC Ottawa. It’s been a true pleasure to see the vision that I set out come to life. They say a leader is only as strong as the team that supports him/her… [Read more]

Membership Month 2017 Contest Winner

This April IABC Ottawa ran a contest in honour of our chapter Membership Month. All those that joined or renewed their professional membership from April 1, 2017 – April 30, 2017 were put in a draw to win a $300.00 VISA gift card. The draw was completed at the April IABC Ottawa Board Meeting and… [Read more]

Join our board for 2017-2018

We’re looking for enthusiastic communication professionals who are ready for a leadership challenge to join our dynamic board of directors for 2017-18 or to take on a volunteer director position on a portfolio.

Celebrating Ottawa’s 2017 Gold Quill Award Winners

Congratulations to Banfield, Hydro Ottawa and Russell Township! The International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) has announced the Excellence and Merit winners of the 2017 Gold Quill Awards program. The program recognizes business communication excellence globally, and is acknowledged as one of the most prestigious awards programs in the industry. Among the winners were three Ottawa… [Read more]

The 2017 IABC Ottawa Communicator of the Year

  Who is the 2017 IABC Ottawa Communicator of the Year? We don’t know yet, but we’re calling on YOU to help us figure it out! But wait, what is the Communicator of the Year (COTY) Award? The Communicator of the Year (COTY) Award recognizes the outstanding achievements of an Ottawa-based organizational leader who shows… [Read more]

April is membership month at IABC Ottawa! Join/Renew for a Chance to Win a $300 VISA Gift Card

April is Membership Month at IABC Ottawa

April is membership month at IABC Ottawa! Join/Renew for a Chance to Win a $300 VISA Gift Card

Invest in your career with IABC Ottawa! Sign up/renew before March 31, 2017 to skip the registration fees & receive a 10% discount

Network with skilled communicators. Attend award-winning professional development events. Learn the latest best practices to keep your skills sharp. Sound interesting? Join/renew with IABC Ottawa! The perks of an IABC membership An IABC membership is the best way to join hundreds of the dedicated and skilled communicators in the Nation’s Capital. Receive discounted rates to… [Read more]

The Institute for Strategic Communications and Change Has Officially Launched

  In January, the first cohort of the University of Ottawa’s new Institute for Strategic Communications and Change began at its Centre for Continuing Education. Led by Caroline Kealey, director and lead instructor, this exciting certificate-based leadership program offers professionals the opportunity to gain new expertise and maximize their abilities through the latest in best… [Read more]