Member Benefits

Tailored for San Francisco Bay Area Business Communicators

Not only does our San Francisco IABC chapter offer vital industry resources, including high-impact virtual learning and networking events, we also provide access to IABC International’s robust member web-portal and tools. IABC International’s website offers a host of educational and networking channels. Here’s just a sample of some of the benefits you can enjoy as an SF IABC member:

Eye-Opening Events

Attend our full calendar of professional development and networking events for free or at an affordable, discounted rate. We host panel discussions, mixers and feature industry-leading speakers to expand your knowledge and skills.

Mentoring Program

Take your career to the next level by participating in SF IABC’s free members-only Mentoring Program! Pair up with another communications professional to learn, coach and network.

Independent Communicators Roundtable

Network and share ideas with independent communicators and consultants and sharpen your skills. Learn more

Networking Nine

Attend guided virtual and in-person discussions with diverse industry professionals and make meaningful connections that count. Learn more

The Hub

Join communications professionals and share ideas in a virtual, member-only community for connections and support with professional challenges. Take a look


Join the conversation on our member-only Slack community. You can also follow the latest news and events on social media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.

Job Bank

Member organizations can post job listings on our website for free and reach a dedicated group of over 300 professional communicators.

Job Search and Postings

Take advantage of the IABC Job Center, a powerful career resource for the communication profession, serving job seekers and employers in all industries and communications functions.

Webinars and Media

Get access to a wealth of professional and educational resources, including free-to-members webinars, webinar archives, videos, podcasts, e-books, case studies, and more.

Learning Publications and Resources

You’ll get access to tools and templates to help you do your work better, including IABC’s Catalyst publication

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