News: President's Messages

January President’s Message
January 02, 2019
2019: A Year of Yes!
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November President’s Message: Student Connections
November 04, 2018
Here’s my request to you: Pretend it’s Student Connections Week every week.
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October President’s Message
September 30, 2018
I’ll be following along with the PRSA International Conference via Twitter using the #PRSAICON hashtag, and I can’t wait to get a recap from my PRSA RVA colleagues Judi Crenshaw, APR, Lindsay O’Bar, APR and Taya Jarman, APR, who are attending on behalf of our chapter.
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September President’s Message: A Great Phone Call
September 01, 2018
Whether you’re a recent college graduate or a seasoned pro, PRSA Richmond has a jam-packed fall full of stellar programming that you’re sure to love.
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June President’s Message: Happy Pride Month
June 02, 2018
I challenge you to ask what you can do to ensure your companies and campaigns include underrepresented people.
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May President’s Message: Magic Happens at the Virginia Public Relations Awards
April 30, 2018
Join us for the Virginia Public Relations Awards on May 24 because there will be a room packed with more than 300 people to celebrate you and all of those PR victories.
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April President’s Message: Goodbye Sad Desk Lunch
March 31, 2018
Most weekdays at noon you can find me taking hurried bites of my lunch between emails. I’m not alone: 62 percent of American office workers usually eat their lunch in the same spot they work all day. The phenomenon has been dubbed the “Sad Desk Lunch.”
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March President’s Message
March 01, 2018
It’s no secret that the public relations industry has a diversity problem.
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Meet Marian Mahon, PRSA Richmond’s president in 1975
February 08, 2018
While Mahon displayed a natural talent for public relations – it wasn’t her chosen career path. But a mix of talent, tenacity and a few fortuitous conversations propelled her toward a fulfilling and impactful career.
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February President’s Message: Introducing #IAMPRSARVA
January 31, 2018
#IAMPRSARVA will celebrate the diversity, smart voices and unique perspectives throughout PRSA Richmond via a variety of initiatives this year.
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January President’s Message: PRSA in 2018
January 02, 2018
I’m thrilled to jump into 2018 as PRSA Richmond’s president. Before the holiday break, our board met for a planning session to brainstorm the year ahead, and there are several new things to be excited about this year.
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November President’s Message: Celebrating the Big Win
October 31, 2017
Thank you to all the members who came to luncheons, posted on social media and showed up for networking events. Your support this year was inspiring and energizing.
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