Welcome to ASBPE
ASBPE is the professional association for full-time and freelance editors, writers, art directors, and designers employed in the business, trade, and specialty press. If you work as a journalist in the B2B sector, ASBPE membership is a “must” to gain access to the targeted training and networking that are so vital to your success in the dynamic world of specialized publications — plus you’ll qualify for the prestigious Azbee Awards of Excellence.
Benefits of Joining ASBPE
Membership in ASBPE is free to qualifying B2B journalists and provides a host of benefits to members.
Is Your Voice
Our central focus is helping our members develop their editorial, design and management skills, enhance their performance and prepare them to play larger roles in their publishing organizations. No other journalism association can match ASBPE’s expertise and engagement in the B2B sector.
With Your Peers
Our national conference is a terrific opportunity to network with the profession’s best and brightest. Our local chapters bring you together year-round. Learn how to deal with the management, technical, and financial issues that are shaping your future as a professional and the future of your publication.
Awards of Excellence
Our annual Azbee Awards competition is the largest and most competitive in B2B publishing. The Society recognizes excellence — both in print and digital platforms — in more than 50 categories. Members are eligible for consideration and can enter the competition at a discounted rate.
View the national winners of the 2021 Azbee Awards of Excellence competition. … read more
ASBPE is hosting an online celebration for 2021 Azbee winners May 13. The event is free for all ASBPE members. … read more
May is ASBPE Month. Following ASBPE Month, keep your new-found industry connections thriving and continue learning about B2B publishing by volunteering with ASBPE. … read more
Month-long May event combines live and on-demand content designed to help B2B professionals emerge stronger from the past year’s changes. … read more
From The ASBPE Blog
Ever wonder why a newsletter fell flat? What makes a good subject line? And how can a newsletter benefit the … read more
Managing change can be difficult. The topic will be discussed during ASBPE’s Charting B2B’s Path Forward National Conference Leadership Series tract in May. … read more