IABC Executive Director Peter Finn to Serve on Regional Council
CHICAGO, May 18, 2021 — The International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) announced today that two of its leaders have been selected for significant roles in the Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communication Management, a coalition of the world’s major PR and communication management organizations representing 300,000 people in more than 126 countries.
IABC Chair Bonnie Caver has been elected to the Global Alliance’s international Executive Board, the global governing body of the organization. The Board includes leading professionals, academics, training and industry association leaders with representation from every continent. Caver’s term begins on 1 July 2021.
“Communication Professionals have never been more important to organizations than they are today as the world navigates change, reemergence, and growth, of which strategic communication is an essential leader for success,” said Caver. “What an honor to represent IABC and work with other global communication organizations around a common goal of advocacy of our profession around the Global Standard and Global Framework.”
In addition, IABC Executive Director Peter Finn will serve as a representative on one of the Global Alliance’s six regional councils. Each council has six volunteer members who work with the support and endorsement of the Board.
IABC is setting the global standard for communication professionals. A diverse, international association connecting communication professionals with the people and insights necessary to drive results, IABC brings together the profession’s collective disciplines. IABC programming, delivered locally and globally through chapters and regions, includes certification and awards to provide communications benchmarks for business executives. Focused around the Global Standard (ethics, consistency, context, analysis, strategy and engagement), IABC helps guide careers and advance the profession.