Today’s organization: Society of Business Editors and Writers (SABEW)
About the organization:
Members of the Society of American Business Editors and Writers Inc. have joined together in the common pursuit of the highest standards of economic journalism, through both individual and collective efforts. Recognizing that economic freedom is inextricably linked to political freedom and that an informed citizenry can ensure that these freedoms are sustained, it is the Society’s mission as an independent, not-for-profit organization to encourage comprehensive reporting of economic events without fear or favoritism.
Number of members: 3,300
To join, you must:
“Membership in SABEW shall be restricted to persons for whom a significant part of their occupation involves writing, reporting, editing or overseeing business, financial or economic news for newspapers, magazines, newsletters, journals, books, press or syndicated services, radio or television, online publications, or other media approved by the SABEW board of governors and to teachers and students of business journalism or business media subjects at recognized colleges or universities or other organizations approved by the Society’s board.”
Access to SABEW awards/contests
And for that, you’ll pay:
Regular Membership – $50
Student Membership – $10
We’ve compiled as many professional organizations as we can find in all the disciplines that mediabistro visitors work in, and will be featuring one a day til we run out. We’re going in alphabetical order so nobody feels slighted, but if we skipped your favorite group by mistake, please let us know.