About Ragan Communications
To educate and inspire communicators with training, news, networking and experiences that advance their careers and make Ragan indispensable.
Ragan is the industry leader in providing professional development, training and intelligence to communicators, marketers, HR professionals and business leaders worldwide.
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At Ragan, we are passionate about serving our community and supporting one another.
Ragan Communications was founded in 1970 in Chicago by the late Lawrence Ragan, a thought leader in organizational communications. Since the launch of The Ragan Report more than 50 years ago, Ragan has been the go-to resource for internal communications and public relations insights, training and peer-to-peer networking.
Lawrence Ragan’s son, Mark Ragan, ran the company until 2019, when Diane Schwartz became its CEO.
The Ragan team serves more than 200,000 communicators, marketers, HR professionals and business leaders with top-tier brands including the flagship Ragan.com, the Communications Leadership Council, PR Daily, more than 50 conferences, workshops and webinars a year, an online training platform, awards programs and certificate courses. It hosts Communications Week each Fall, and every day its dedicated team is passionately helping communicators be better storytellers and leaders.
Here are the guiding principles that define Ragan’s essence and drive out success
At Ragan, we celebrate diverse experiences. We support all family portraits and encourage our employees to bring their whole selves to work.
The Ragan team gives back to these and other organizations:
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The team is happy to assist you Monday through Thursday from 9am-5:30pm ET, and 9am-3pm on Fridays.
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