Who We Are

Bay Area Women in Publishing (BAWiP) connects and supports current and aspiring colleagues who identify as women or non-binary, helping them to build professional networks in and beyond the Bay Area and advance their career goals while building community and a more equitable environment in publishing. We are a completely volunteer-run member-supported non-profit organization.


About Membership

Membership is currently FREE. Sign up HERE! 


Starting on September 1, membership will be $25 a year and will offer access to exclusive job listing, networking, professional development, and mentorship opportunities. 

BAWiP is committed to cultivating a diverse, equitable, inclusive, and accessible publishing industry across race, gender, ability, age, beliefs, identity, sexuality, national origin, and professional and life experience. No one will be turned away for lack of funds.

What You Will Get with Your Membership:

Members will receive these exclusive benefits:

  • Top-level jobs postings updated regularly. 

  • Discounted registration for our stellar educational and professional development events. 

  • Free exclusive access to our library of top-of-class educational and professional development events recordings. 

  • Eligibility for the BAWIP mentorship program

  • Access to additional super-fun networking and social events.

  • Leadership opportunities and eligibility to serve on BAWiP committees and the BAWiP board of directors.


Not Sure You’re Ready to Join?

You’re still welcome to receive our regular newsletter with industry updates, local events, and professional development tips and insights. Sign up HERE! 


You’re also invited to our monthly happy hours and our other super-fun and useful networking and education events.


For more information see our upcoming events page!