Whether you’re a corporate communicator, independent consultant, academic, or student, IABC Nashville has the resources, connections, and learning opportunities you need to move your career forward. We give you the ability to connect to a global communication network, stay informed about emerging trends and best practices, learn from top experts, gain recognition for your outstanding work and join a community of communication professionals around the world who are striving to be the best in the profession.

IABC Nashville is committed to helping Central Tennessee and Southern Kentucky thrive by increasing recognition that communication practices drive business. If you want to increase your visibility among the region’s top business, learn from the best and brightest in the industry and belong to a vibrant, diverse communications community, IABC Nashville is the place to be!

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The vast majority of IABC members are professional members. For more than 40 years, IABC has advanced the careers of communication professionals across the globe. With a worldwide community of communication professionals, gain access to unparalleled guidance, skills development, networks and job opportunities. Some of the resources include:

  • An online library offering an extensive collection of content from disciplines across the profession.

  • A global network that reaches every corner of the world.

  • Countless opportunities for career development and job searching through our programs and services.

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Organizations of all sizes and in all industries enroll their communicators in IABC. Whether you work for a corporation, a nonprofit, a government agency, an educational institution, or a consulting firm, employers looking to support the professional growth of their communication teams, increase employee engagement and show employee appreciation should consider a corporate membership package. * Estimated Monthly Fee

  • Corporate membership packages are more cost-effective than individual

  • Any group of five or more individuals from the same company may bundle their memberships for a low corporate rate.

  • There are no application fees for corporate memberships.

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Get insights from communication leaders around the world and supplement your academic education with practical training to get your career started.

  • Tap into IABC’s network of global members to help you transition from school to professional life.

  • Receive the same benefits offered to professional members at an 80% discount.

  • Find out what it takes to enter the world of marketing, PR, corporate communication, advertising, HR, external communication, government relations, and more!

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COVID-19 Pandemic Assistance: 50% Off International Membership Dues

With many IABC members and professionals in our wider community whose financial situation has changed due to COVID-19, we’re offering relief to those who’ve lost their job, been furloughed, or lost income and are due for renewal between now and 30 June 2020 or who wish to join the organization as a new member. 

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IABC Members Months: March and October

For 50 years, communication professionals have turned to IABC to connect with the people and insights they need to drive business results. March and October are great times to either join or renew your membership for a 10% off discount.


Interested in learning more about IABC Nashville membership? Email Vice President of Membership Kristin Appelman, and start getting more active in IABC Nashville.