Upcoming Events

Sep 24

Without Communications, Did It Really Happen? Why Telling the Sustainability Story Is Crucial

This month's TED speaker joins us all the way from Sydney, Australia. Register today!

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Oct 8

ESIG: Reboot Your Business with Back-to-Basics Tips

Phil Morabito, founder and CEO of Pierpont Communications, Houston's largest full-service PR firm, will return to his solo entrepreneur roots to help us navigate through this turbulence.

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IABC Houston Career Center

COVID-19 has rocked our community and many are unsure of the long-term implications to their careers. IABC Houston understands the value of coming together in these hard times and our hope is that we can make connections for those that are seeking employment and businesses that need support as we navigate COVID-19 together. Please note this is open to all Houston-based communications and marketing professionals at no cost. If you would like to submit your resume or a role in which you need immediate support, please contact Austin Staton or text "IABC Career Center" to (713) 360-0133. 


Job Seekers
Updated: Sept. 23

Lee Bond | LinkedIn | ResumeEmailLee is a veteran media producer and campaign creative with over 15 years of dedicated and purpose-driven growth in the communications industry. Working easily across disciplines, media, and audiences; Lee has developed a reputation for collaborating with internal teams, C-Suite leadership, and professional artists and technicians to create inventive, challenging, and indelible media experiences.

Susan Cellura | LinkedIn | ResumeEmailSusan is a marketing communications expert leveraging a 25-year background in Energy, Oil & Gas, Distribution, Finance, Higher Education and Chemical industries. Specialties include internal, corporate and marketing communications, integrated marketing, web development, content creation, developing and implementing strategies and a solid history of helping companies improve their corporate business initiatives.

Kelli DreilingLinkedIn | Resume | Email | Kelli is a sales and fundraising leader with successful record in sales, sponsorship, donor development, management, crisis communications, board development, event planning, budgeting, strategic planning and more. 

Paul GannonLinkedIn | Resume | EmailPaul Gannon is a dedicated communications and engagement leader with 20 years of experience helping organizations connect with their employees so businesses can succeed. With a focus on the energy and technology industries, he designs and implements practical and creative communication programs. 

Felicia Renee GriffinLinkedIn | Resume | Email | Felicia Renee Griffin is an enterprising and value-driven internal/external communications champion of comprehensive messaging for brand marketing, reputation management, change management, workforce engagement and organizational performance.

Cathy Hayek | LinkedIn | Resume | Email | Cathy is an award-winning corporate communicatons expert with 12+ years of experience in strategic planning, creative content generatioon, graphic design and management of internal and high-profile external campaigns and special events.

Gabriela Henriquez | LinkedIn | Resume | Email | Gabriela is efficiency-driven, analytical, and organized professional with outstanding people skills and a proven track record in successfully managing projects, requiring strong leadership and meticulous attention to detail. She has demonstrated ability to work with cross-functional decision makers to achieve business objectives through superior web site and IT support. She enjoys new challenges, has a short learning curve, and is bilingual in Spanish and English. 

Nia Jarrett | LinkedIn | Resume | Email | Nia is a young professional with skills related to internal, external, and digital communications through work experiences in the nonprofit sector, energy industry, and higher education.

Javier Moya | LinkedIn | Resume | Email | Javier has a 15-year background in Marketing, Advertising and Corporate Communications for different industries in B2C and B2B. He develops communications strategies supported by insights obtained from combining stakeholder analysis with business objectives.

Diana Porter | LinkedIn | Resume | Email | Diana is a creative digital media artist/technical specialist specializing in photography, graphic design, and digital media training with exceptional customer service skills and a passion for problem solving.

Kelly Shelburne | LinkedIn | ResumeEmailKelly is a senior communications professional with deep experience in multiple fields including Fortune 500 high-tech companies. She’s had a dynamic career spearheading executive and business communications using strong business acumen, global thinking, exceptional communication skills and savvy leadership to solve issues and produce measurable, award-winning outcomes. As a global visionary known for influential and inclusive leadership style with strong ability to lead diverse teams, she provides strategic direction and delivers innovative client solutions. Kelly has led in internal and marketing communication roles at a variety of companies spanning both the technology and oil and gas industries, including Hitachi, HP and Chevron.

Pamela Tragesser | LinkedIn | Email | Pamela is a creative and innovative communications executive, with extensive experience in the energy, oil and gas, engineering, technology, sports and service industries, complemented with supply chain and contracting experience. She leverages an extensive breadth of knowledge, combined with hands-on experience, to obtain success in a wide range of corporate environments, from global corporations to single-unit businesses. She possesses excellent verbal and written communication, planning, change and project management, and Crisis Communication skills, with “hands on” experience executing projects, programs and campaigns.

David Welling | LinkedIn | ResumeEmail | David Welling an art director/marketing manager with four decades of experience as a designer, writer, illustrator, and graphic artist, and a broad background in both commercial and fine arts. While well-versed in print-based communications, he also is skilled in web, social media, and trade show design. He has worked in multiple industries, including oil and gas, satellite communications, insurance, and real estate. David is adept at working with account executives, writers, and clients in executing creative projects from conception to successful completion. In addition, he is an award-winning author of a book on Houston theaters.


CURRENT Openings
Updated: Sept. 18

Communications Manager | Academy
Academy is looking for a communications manager to serve as the company spokesperson in multiple forms of media, develop and execute brand support as proactive public relations (PR) and community relations (CR) strategies to support key campaigns and marketing initiatives, establish and implement short and long-range goals, objectives, policies, and operating procedures, and provide counsel and media training to key executives and authorized company spokespersons; partner closely with them to communicate complex ideas quickly, succinctly and accurately. To apply, click here.

Communications Coordinator | Harris County
This position is an integral part of the Communications Department. The Communications Coordinator will develop and execute external communications around public policy. The successful candidate will find ways to tell the Precinct One story in new and exciting ways. A collaborative approach will be needed as this position works in tandem with the Policy Team to develop compelling messages. To apply, click here.

Global Marketing Manager | Shell
Shell Chemicals is investing globally to create a best-in-class marketing organization to help achieve its growth aspirations in its six-core product lines (PL) including the Higher Olefins and Derivatives (HODer) PL. This position, Global Marketing Manager will be reporting to the General Manager, is accountable for defining the commercial strategy of the existing business to ensure that it is maximizing the value from the market leveraging market insights and knowledge. Additionally, this position serves to best position future investments using an external market lens. To apply, click here.

Manager Brand Experience | Neiman Marcus
The Brand Experience Manager is responsible for managing all branding and marketing activities at the store level including but not limited to event planning, community engagement, and social media, in order to develop and strengthen the overall Neiman Marcus Brand. To apply, click here.

Oilfield Services Communications Manager | Baker Hughes
As a partner to the Oilfield Services group, the Communications Manager works with the Oilfield Services Communications Leader to create and deliver all aspects of a broader communications strategy; Provides sound advice to stakeholders and looks for imaginative solutions to communication problems and ensures solution is fit for purpose; Writes in a variety of styles for a variety of formats in a way that is engaging, grammatically correct and appropriate; and develops project communications plans, nurtures partnerships, and collaborates with internal and external team members. To apply, click here.

Director, Medical and Scientific Communications | American Cancer Society
The director for medical and scientific communications plays a vital role in advancing the American Cancer Society’s mission and enhancing our reputations by deepening the public’s knowledge and understanding of our medical and scientific program of work. To apply, click here.

Public Policy Manager | Lyft
Lyft is looking for an experienced Public Policy Manager to join our fast-growing and fast-paced team! This position will manage our state and local policy efforts in the Southwest. This stellar policy expert will craft Lyft’s policy priorities, and work directly with elected officials, policymakers, and key stakeholders at all levels of government. They will deal with regulatory and government issues as a pivotal part of our expansion, building out Lyft’s brand, and growing our markets. To apply, click here.

Team Leader, Public Relations | Edward Jones
The Team Leader of Public Relations will be responsible for leading a team of media relations professionals to help drive consideration of Edward Jones and support the overall reputation of the firm. This professional will have responsibility for reactive media strategy, issues/crisis management, awards and rankings, various firm programs, as well as the leadership and capability development of an internal team, freelancers, contractors and agency resources. Agency experience preferred. To apply, click here.

Senior Editor, Communications | Houston Methodist
At Houston Methodist, the Senior Editor provides writing, editorial and communications plan support for the Houston Methodist Academic Institute. This person works closely with web, creative services, marketing/PR, and event services teams to achieve the goals of the institute. This position translates scientific/medical information into language that can be understood by broad research, health professional, and lay audiences for a wide variety of projects. Responsibilities include developing communications plans, meeting deadlines for production, managing editorial timelines, and writing/editing content for a variety of communications channels. To apply, click here.