Who is The PRESS CLUB of CLEVELAND?

For 132 years, The Press Club of Cleveland has provided a place for journalists, public relations, corporate communications, marketing and advertising professionals to gather and exchange ideas.


The Press Club of Cleveland continues to promote excellence in journalism, educate future journalists and maintain the rich history of journalism in Cleveland. Provocative and informative programming is scheduled throughout the year with discounts offered to Press Club members. The Press Club of Cleveland sponsors the Excellence in Journalism competition and the Cleveland Journalism Hall of Fame induction ceremonies each year.

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The Press Club of Cleveland's All Ohio Excellence in Journalism Awards
Please join colleagues, friends and families at the All Ohio Excellence in Journalism awards dinner on June 10, 2022 at House of Blues Cleveland to celebrate this year's winners.


June 10, 2022 [more]
Press Club Presents Meet the Media Luncheon
Cleveland's New Newsroom Leaders: Lila Mills and Jim Crutchfield, Moderated by Cleveland Scene's Sam Allard. Join us on May 19 at Goldhorn Brewery.
May 19, 2022 [more]
April Byliner
Journalism tidbits, member spotlight, news on upcoming events, Hall of Fame nominations are being accepted, and the induction ceremony has been rescheduled to November, in the April Byliner.
April 30, 2022 [more]
Get Your "Hot Off the Presses" T-Shirt
Show your support for journalism by purchasing a Press Club of Cleveland T-Shirt emblazoned with the words “Friend of the People.” 
July 19, 2021 [more]

Why Join?

The Press Club brings together Cleveland and NE Ohio’s news breakers and news makers offering programs and events to help you:
  • Expand your professional network
  • Invest in and shape your career
  • Keep up with emerging trends and industry news
  • Develop lasting friendships
All of this at one of the most affordable annual membership rates of any professional organization around!

Click here to Join now!

Or call the Press Club of Cleveland office: 
440/899-1222.