As a platform for BC-based travel journalists to network in the common cause of promoting the profession, BCATW offers many member benefits.
Annual Symposium Discount
The one-day symposiums feature inspiring presentations, photo contests, networking opportunities and chances to win terrific travel prizes.
Free Admission to BCATW Meetups
Past Meetups have covered travel writing basics, writing off the beaten track, blogging, social media, and FAM trips, and more
BCATW Meetups are open to non-BCATW members, but cost $10 to attend. BCATW members attend Meetups for Free!
Associate Member passes will have the designation of “Associate Member” on the pass and these are valid for one year.
Bio Page and Directory Listing
Or, you can have both!
BCATW provides a platform for members to network with each other and share travel-related information.
Our active, invitational Facebook page regularly announces product launches, FAM tours, press events, contests, courses, industry-related press releases and other opportunities as well as marketing tips and strategies, and informative online sites.
Members sometime use Facebook to find beta readers and writing critiques.
Another member benefit is renting our new Epson SVGA 3LCD Data Projector which comes with a Kensington Laser Presenter (clicker) with cursor control, a 9 foot HDMI cord, USB cord, projector remote, and extension cord contained in a handsome, two-wheeled attache case.
Rental fee is $25 for 3 days and the kit must be picked up at a location near Broadway/Cambie in Vancouver.
The BCATW BUZZ
The Buzz also contains news and information from the BCATW Board as well as our Industry Members.
$72.00 per year. ($75 on Paypal) There is no ‘sign-up’ fee. Dues are pro-rated from the month you join.