who are we?
The Freelance Forum, the largest and most active support group of its kind in the Southeast,
is Atlanta’s premier organization for freelance creative professionals. The 170-member support
network consists of marketing and creative professionals who work in all aspects of creative
services, whether in words, visuals or as facilitators. Members include writers, editors,
proofreaders, graphic designers, illustrators, photographers, videographers, producers, directors,
web designers, marketing consultants, instructional designers, application designers, training
consultants, public relations consultants, event promoters and others. Founded in October 1994
by Sharon Wasserman, Stephanie Sharp and Jill Corbin, the Freelance Forum is a 501 (c) (3)
the ideal sponsorship opportunity
The Freelance Forum hosts a monthly program during which
member and guests speakers share their knowledge, resources
and experience on running a successful freelance business.
Speakers discuss industry trends, best practices and business
fundamentals such as marketing, business organization,
copyright law, taxes, accounting, health insurance, sales,
creative fees, interpersonal skills, technology and more.
Held at the Creative Circus the monthly programs are
extremely well attended (70-90 attendees on average) and
preceded by networking.
2007 Executive Board:
Our growing network
of Atlanta freelance creative
public relations practitioners
The Freelance Forum, Inc.
P.O. Box 250024
Atlanta, GA 30325
Our member benefits include:
“Find a Freelancer” online database
Job announcements and project leads
l Annual Freelance Sourcebook: A Guide to Atlanta