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Deadline extended: Recognize your peers and leaders

We’re giving you more time to recognize your peers and leaders with IABC London’s Outstanding Communicator and Communications Champion awards! The deadline has been extended to April 25. Once again, the last year has tested communications professionals and organizational leaders in unexpected ways. Through persistent challenges and hardships, communicators have guided their organizations using strategic…

Join the IABC London Board of Directors!

Are you looking for a way to give back to the communications profession? Maybe you’re ready to take the next step in your professional development journey? Joining our Board of Directors in 2022-2023 could be the opportunity you’ve been looking for! We’re searching for experienced communications professionals for the following positions: Vice President (three-year commitment…

Attention! Evaluators needed.

Calling all communicators! Do you want to be the first to acknowledge and celebrate the great 2022 Virtuoso Award submissions coming in? This is your chance.  IABC London is looking for evaluators with at least five years of professional experience for this awards season. The skill and insight these individuals bring to the table is…

Break through the noise with IABC London’s Virtuoso Awards: Call for entries now open

We interrupt your regular scheduled programming to tell you that the call for entries to IABC London’s 2022 Virtuoso Awards is officially OPEN! Virtuoso is southwestern Ontario’s premier professional awards program celebrating excellence in communications and the best in creative strategy and design. From student to polished professional, the Virtuoso Awards are open to everyone!  This was…

President’s Update: Addressing new challenges

To our IABC London community,  Communicators are once again working tirelessly to support organizations and clients through a new wave of the pandemic. It’s been a long journey. At IABC London, we see your hard work and empathize with the fatigue you may be feeling. We encourage everyone to take care of themselves.  This month marks…

IABC London Member Spotlight: Rhea Johnson

Where do you work? What is your role, including responsibilities and projects?  I work at Brescia University College, Canada’s only women’s university and an affiliate of Western University. My role at Brescia is Director, Communications, Marketing & External Relations, and I am responsible for managing our internal and external communications strategy, leading our branding and marketing projects, supporting…

Seven local projects recognized with national Silver Leaf Awards

Seven local communications projects from five organizations have been recognized on the national stage through IABC Canada’s Silver Leaf Awards. Held annually, Silver Leaf is Canada’s premier professional awards program celebrating excellence in business communications. It is aligned directly to IABC’s global Gold Quill Awards and IABC London’s Virtuoso Awards. “There is exceptional communications talent…

Flex your leadership skills as IABC London’s Co-Director, Awards Programming

Do you enjoy planning and executing creative strategies? Are you looking to grow your leadership skills? If so, join IABC London’s Board of Directors as Co-Director, Awards Programming. Working alongside your Co-Director, you will: Lead IABC London’s Virtuoso Awards program; Plan the 2022 Virtuoso Awards Celebration (THE can’t-miss communications event of the year); Manage a…

Submit your Silver Leaf Awards entry by June 30

Don’t miss your chance at national recognition! The final deadline to enter the 2021 Silver Leaf Awards is June 30.  With direct alignment to the international Gold Quill Awards and our local Virtuoso Awards, submitting an entry to Silver Leaf will help you build your reputation and credibility with your peers and senior management. Check out these tips and insights…

Join us for the 2021 Virtuoso Awards Celebration

Tickets are now on sale for THE communications celebration of the year! The Virtuoso Awards Celebration will take place (virtually) on Thursday, June 24 at 7 p.m. Join us as we celebrate the recipients of the 2021 Virtuoso Awards (including Best of the Best winners), Student Awards, the Outstanding Communicator Award, and the Communications Champion…