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2017-18 IABC London Proposed Slate of Directors

We are pleased to present our proposed board for 2017-2018. This slate will be presented at the IABC London AGM on Thursday, June 22 at 4:00 p.m. at Western Continuing Studies. The following slate would serve IABC London from July 1, 2017 (or later should a director’s appointment be after this date), until June 30, 2018, or…

Silver Leaf Awards

IABC Canada’s Silver Leaf awards early-bird deadline is coming up. Pay a reduced entry-fee by submitting your entry on or before Tuesday, June 6!  This is your opportunity to earn national recognition for your communications work. The Silver Leaf awards program supports all three pillars of IABC’s strategic plan: career, content and business.  With more…

IABC Hearts Students – An Evening of Networking and Storytelling

By: Kelsey Stanczyk   Students are told over and over again that the key to effective communications is storytelling. The IABC Hearts Students professional development event exemplified this practice. The event was held at The Taproot, a new meeting space above The Root Cellar in the Old East Village, and was structured to enable experienced…

2017 Virtuoso Awards Celebration is almost here!

Join us for the best communications party of the year! The annual Virtuoso Awards Celebration is a fun opportunity to mingle with colleagues and friends, recognize Virtuoso award winners, and celebrate our professional community. This year’s event will take place on June 1 at the Brookside Banquet Centre. Did you know this is where IABC…

Member Benefit – Ivey Executive Education Scholarship

IABC London is pleased to offer an exclusive member benefit in partnership with Executive Education, Ivey Business School at Western University. Understanding Your Customer: From Insight to Action delivers a practical, hands-on approach to building stronger customer-focused strategies. And it’s available at a significant discount to three IABC London members. $1,750 savings for IABC members This…

IABC London Virtuoso Awards 2017 – Call For Entry

It’s that time of year again! Call for Entry for the 2017 Virtuoso Awards is officially open. Committee members have been hard at work planning for this year’s Celebration, going above and beyond to bring you an evening full of fun and excitement. We know the entry process is often a stressful time, balancing work…

Featured Member: Maureen Spencer Golovchenko, ABC

Maureen’s passions include communication, IABC, serving local community organizations as an employee and volunteer, and working to preserve London’s heritage. Her connection with IABC has lasted more than a quarter century, including serving as Chapter President. Maureen’s impressive career path includes working for Jesse’s Journey, The City of London, Western University, Pillar Nonprofit Network, and…

IABC London’s Merriest Monday Ever

A recap of the Holiday Social from the perspective of a first-time attendee By Jacky P.A. Tran From the very first moment I entered the room, I was greeted by a pair of smiling communicators. They handed me a bingo sheet filled with descriptors, such as “loves to travel” and “shops online.” It was a…