About Us

Setting a standard of excellence since 1970, the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) is a vibrant global association with thousands of members from around the world.

IABC serves professionals in the field of business communication, bringing together the profession’s collective disciplines. We deliver on the Global Standard in communication through our educational offerings, certification, awards program, resource library, online magazine and annual World Conference. We support our community of business communication professionals with innovative thinking, shared best practices, in-depth learning and career guidance.

IABC’s focus spans the breadth of the communication ecosystem, enabling you to network, share ideas and best practices, and enhance your knowledge of this diverse profession.

Our members hold positions in a variety of communication disciplines, including:

  • Public relations
  • Media relations
  • Corporate communication
  • Employee communication
  • Human resources
  • Graphic design
  • Public affairs
  • Editing
  • Investor relations
  • Leadership coaching
  • Government relations
  • Photography/video production
  • Marketing communication
  • Community relations
  • Social responsibility
  • Writing

IABC/San Diego

In San Diego, our chapter serves as a vibrant resource for career growth, professional development, networking, mentorship and opportunities  for you to collaborate.

As a member of IABC/San Diego, you have exclusive access to information, tools, resources and services that provide ideas and solutions for the business communications issues you face..

You also belong to a diverse, international association with members from different communication disciplines, located around the world.

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Code of Ethics

The International Association of Business Communicators requires its members to agree to the IABC Code of Ethics. This code serves as a guide to making consistent, responsible, ethical and legal choices in all of our communications.

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