IABC Southern Region

We strive to #CreateCommunity for our 22 chapters and more than 1,200 members, including members-at-large, across 13 U.S. states and the Caribbean.

We are one of the largest and most diverse regions—truly representing the “International”—in the global association of communication professionals that is the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC).

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Around the Region


IABC Atlanta | Virtual Event
Tue., Jan. 26 | 12–1 p.m. CST
IABC Members: $5 | Guests: $10

Start the new year with the best! IABC Atlanta is marking 2021’s beginning with the Best of Show 2020 Golden Flame Award winners. They will share details of their projects, including strategies and tactics, and will highlight what made their entries special.

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SoReg #IABCLI Supplement Series: Membership Value

IABC Southern Region | Virtual Event
Wed., Jan. 27 | 3–4 p.m. CST
SoReg Chapter Leaders: By Invitation

Let’s have a conversational session on what’s working well and how we could improve. We will be joined by some IABC international staff members to discuss international offerings and other updates, and the Southern Region board would like to propose a tool to help us leverage virtual events. Questions? Contact leaderdev@iabcsouthern.com.

Embedding Human
Experience Design

IABC Austin | Virtual Event
Tue, Feb 9 | 11:30–1:00 p.m. CST
IABC Members: $0 | Non-Members: $10
Non-Member Students: $5

Your site looks great and ranks high. But don’t overlook this crucial element: the human experience! BP’s Roger Rohatgi will share key points from his recent work which earned a spot in Fast Company’s best user experiences of 2020 list.

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2020 Region Awards

celebrating the region’s best of the profession!

On the evening of November 12, 2020, during the #connect2comms Virtual Conference, the IABC Southern Region celebrated the best in communication professionals and communication work during the annual region awards ceremony. Learn more…

2020 Leadership Award Winners

Charnita Mack

Rising Star Award Recipient
Charnita Mack
IABC South Carolina

Robin McCasland

Communicator of the Year Award Recipient
Robin McCasland, SCMP
IABC Dallas

David Jones

Hall of Fame Award Recipient
David S. Jones, ABC
Brazos Valley IABC

Southern Region resources

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Need an online venue to hold an #IABC SoReg chapter virtual event? Reserve our ZOOM account!

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Supplement the Virtual IABC Leadership Institute (#IABCLI) Experience with our SoReg Leader Series!

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Looking for a new #WeLeadIABC role? Apply to be an IABC Southern Region Chapter Liaison!

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Find events on our Region Calendar—and tell us about your chapter events to help us #CreateCommunity!

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