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Getting to Know Our Chapter’s Independent Practitioners: Jenny Pedraza, APR
February 27, 2018
As an independent communications practitioner, Jenny's clients include higher education institutions in Virginia and out of state, along with local nonprofit organizations.
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Why Nominate Someone for the Rising Star Award?
February 27, 2018
In 2017, Blake Mirzayan was awarded the Rising Star designation. We asked Rosalie Morton, who prepared his nomination last year, why it is so important to recognize these individuals.
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Student Connections: Meet Jenna Scull, James Madison University
February 23, 2018
This series will introduce the next generation of PR professionals.
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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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An Overview of Awards Changes for 2018
January 30, 2018
It’s officially awards season. Virginia Public Relations Awards season, that is. The early bird deadline for entries is February 26, while the final deadline is March 5. Start preparing those submissions!
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The 2017 Membership Survey: A Snapshot
January 29, 2018
Every other year, PRSA Richmond fields a membership survey for your feedback, taking the opportunity to dig a little deeper for your thoughts on Member Satisfaction; Diversity and Inclusion; Services and Programs; and APR Accreditation.
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Recognize those special PR folks in Virginia!
January 11, 2018
Nominate a PR professional for the Thomas Jefferson and Rising Star Awards, as part of the Virginia PR Awards. The deadline is March 5.
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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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Foundation Awards Three $1,500 Scholarships to Area Students
December 05, 2017
Students at James Madison University, Lynchburg College and Virginia Tech and were recognized at the chapter luncheon held Nov. 29.
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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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Renew Your Membership Now for 2018
October 25, 2017
PRSA Richmond memberships are based on a calendar year and will expire December 31, 2017.
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