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

Spring is a time of renewal — of flowers, green grass… and your IABC Ottawa membership! April is Membership Month at IABC Ottawa.

Network with skilled communicators. Attend award-winning professional development events. Learn the latest best practices to keep your skills sharp.

The perks of membership

An IABC Ottawa membership is the best way to join hundreds of the dedicated and skilled communicators in the Nation’s Capital.

  • Receive discounted rates to monthly networking events and tap into the global marketing and communications resources available from IABC International
  • Even connect with fellow members from coast to coast.
  • With frequent webinars, workshops, certification opportunities and The Voice podcast, you’ll stay up-to-date on the latest industry trends.

Join/renew to win!

From April 1st to 30th, if you join or renew with IABC Ottawa with a professional membership you’ll be entered into a draw to win a $300 VISA gift card.

  • The draw will take place the week of May 8, 2017.
  • The winner will be announced the week of May 15, 2017.
  • One winner will receive a $300 VISA gift card.

What’s coming up?

Do you often find yourself getting lost when speaking to your technical teams about the backend of your website?

At our upcoming coding  workshop at Impact Hub Ottawa [April 18, 2017], learn the basics of coding to advance your professional and personal portfolio. Jesse Burcsik, Scrum Master/Product Owner, of Kivuto Solutions will guide you through a workshop geared toward communications and marketing professionals.

Here’s what IABC Ottawa members have to say…

“IABC provides you with access to so much information and the opportunities to meet and discuss common communications issues with colleagues who are often dealing with very similar challenges.”  — Eileen McKeever, Manager of Employee Communications, NAV CANADA,

“The faster technology and practices change, the more important it is to stay current. IABC’s resources, learning opportunities and events are helpful for busy professionals. I appreciate knowing there is a place I can go for information.” — Colleen Gareau, Senior Writer at Lakeview Public Relations

“The number one benefit for me is the network you can build through IABC. Members are approachable and always willing to grab a coffee and chat.” — Kayla Fizpatrick, Public Affairs Coordinator, CAA

“I can’t stress enough that, more often than not, career advancement is about being in the right place at the right time and meeting the right people ─ in this case others in your profession at an IABC event.” — Jennifer Austin, Executive Director Operations, International Alliance of Dermatology Patient Organizations

“You can’t go wrong with joining IABC — it’s a great way to have access to resources that will help you in your career.” — Mathieu Larocque, spokesperson, CATSA

For more information, please contact membership@ottawa.iabc.com.