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 2023 All Ohio Excellence in Journalism Contest
Submit your entries today for the All Ohio Excellence in Journalism Contest
March 14, 2023 [more]
Freelance Panel Discussion and Networking Event
Join The Press Club of Cleveland on Wednesday, Feb. 15 at TREEHOUSE in Tremont
February 15, 2023 [more]
December Byliner
In this month's Byliner, Press Club President Denise Polverine passes the torch; Hall of Fame program resumed in November after pandemic pause; Press Club celebrates at holiday party and elects new members; City Club news; and media job opportunity. 
December 15, 2022 [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.