The European Chamber of Journalists (ECJ) was founded in 2006 by experienced press professionals, journalists and experts in the field. Industry experts appreciate the ECJ as a professional trade association that mainly is represented by full & part time journalists, experts in the communication sector and media representatives. This includes editors, (freelance) press photographers and feature journalists, authors, publishers, directors, camera people, spokesmen, film critics and radio reporters.
Furthermore, ECJ is supported by members who are active as owners or managers of TV production companies, news and press agencies, radio senders as well as journalism offices dealing with type, image, sound and online. As a service orientated career and branch representative, the ECJ is developing amongst other things like press portals, journalistic databases, recommendations for start-ups, career models, and contract specimens. A diver-sity of consultation services, a PDF library, trade literature, working materials, homepages, the legitimate issue of legally valid press cards, media supply, job offers and much more complete our considerable service offer. The ECJ is an innovator, provider of ideas and know-how pools for representatives of the media.