Annual Reports

Each calendar year, IABC issues an annual report. Typically, the annual report is released in time for the association’s Annual General Meeting, held at IABC’s World Conference, in June.

2019-2020 Annual Report

This moment in history is challenging us to be and become the best communication professionals we can be.

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2018-2019 Annual Report

IABC continues to look to the future to see what’s next and where our greatest opportunities are to promote the Global Standard, advance the profession, create connection and develop strategic communicators.

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2017-2018 Annual Report

What you will see across this report is a testament to what creativity, connection, collaboration and an amazing culture can achieve when aligned and action-focused.

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2016-2017 Annual Report

For the first time since 2011, we ended the fiscal year in the black. This is a noteworthy accomplishment, after several years of needed investments in technology and rebuilding our systems in order to better serve our members.

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Quarterly Reports

IABC produces a quarterly report that provides an overall update from the IABC Chair and IABC Executive Director on progress against strategy. The reports also include updates from IABC’s various committees and task forces on activities during the quarter.

January - March 2019

This is going to be an exciting year. After almost two years of work behind the scenes by the board and staff, it will be a year of new offerings—new member benefits, new member opportunities and a new member experience.

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October - December 2018

We will be launching a new website with a career center and a new member management program for our chapter leaders, and we will blow the roof off with new content and a new way to deliver it!

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July - September 2018

We are in the second year of our three-year strategy and we’ve made significant progress. As I speak with communicators around the world, it is evident that we are facing the same issues.

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January - March 2016

We’re beginning to prepare for the 2016-17 board year. Because board leadership is not a sprint. It is an endurance race. In relays.

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October - December 2015

It has been an intensive six months. Much has been achieved. Tough decisions and strategic investments are beginning to pay off. A new stability has been reached, along with a platform for growth in both reach and impact for the association

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July - September 2015

The brand roll-out is well underway and the new guidelines are helping align our approach. It’ll take some time but you should expect to see the greater consistency visually and in tone of voice.

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April 2015

We’ve created a new international standing committee devoted to improving our external communications and to putting IABC more on the map much more effectively among three distinct audiences.

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January 2015

In 2014, IABC turned a corner. Hard work over the last three years to address many difficult issues has borne fruit and I thank my predecessors, whose toil then enables me now to look to 2015 so optimistically.

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