IABC stands for International Association of Business Communicators. IABC Nashville is one of more than 100 chapters in 70 countries providing learning opportunities for its members and professional development sessions that offer new insights into the latest communication trends, technology and issues facing the industry. IABC Nashville members and guests enjoy networking opportunities each month through professional development luncheons and more informal social “mixers” during the year.
Our chapter is diverse, with members representing regional/national public relations agencies, marketing firms, public/private corporations, government, universities and nonprofit organizations.
Our monthly lunch development and networking events are currently held at Maggiano’s Little Italy, located at 3106 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN from 11:30am to 1pm. Valet and Free parking is available.
Our mission is to provide learning opportunities for our members. Our professional development sessions provide members with new insights into the latest communication trends, technology, and issues facing the industry. Our goal is to help our members achieve their own objectives whether it’s strengthening their current duties and responsibilities, career advancement, exposure to new concepts and media, keeping up with the latest technology, or establishing a valuable network of professional contacts.
IABC Nashville offers ties to new career opportunities, job bank services, student mentoring and engagement events, and its annual GOLD PEN Awards program, recognizing excellence in communications.
IABC SOUTHERN REGION
IABC Nashville is one of the 25 active chapters in the IABC Southern Region. The IABC Southern Region has more than 2,200 members across 13 U.S. states, the Caribbean and Latin America, the broadest global geographic region of the International Association of Business Communicators which has 14,000 members in more than 70 countries.