PRSA News

Special PRSA SD/IC Discount Code For Upcoming Crisis Communication Seminar

On November 6, PRSA will present a day-long seminar on tactics for handling intense media scrutiny. Joan Gladstone of Gladstone International will present. Managing Intense Media Scrutiny Tactics for Effective News Media and Social Media Relations During a Crisis When a crisis hits, how will you cope with the...

Call for PRSA SD/IC Board Members

Help lead the San Diego/Imperial Counties’ PRSA Chapter in 2015 and beyond! The chapter is seeking dedicated, passionate PR professionals for a limited number of open board member seats in 2015. Board members play an important role in raising the profile of the PR profession while developing management and...

Pedro Anaya Named One Of San Diego Metro Magazine’s 40 Under 40

  Southwest Strategies Manager of Public Affairs Honored with Prestigious Award Pedro Anaya, Manager of Public Affairs for Southwest Strategies, has been named one of San Diego Metro magazine’s 40 Under 40. Each year, San Diego Metro Magazine honors bright individuals throughout San Diego County by naming them to their...

October Member Feature: Peri Lynn Turnbull, APR

Full Name: Peri Lynn Turnbull, APR Title: Senior Vice President, Communications and Knowledge Management Organization: California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) Years in PR: 20+ years Years in PRSA, San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter: I joined PRSA in 2000 when I moved from Canada to the U.S. in 1999 and the...

Invitation to Government & Ethics Forum- October 29, 2014

Truth, Lies, and Ethics in Times of Crisis Wednesday, October 29, 2014 6:30 p.m.  –  8:00 p.m. KPBS Studios 5200 Campanile Drive San Diego CA 92182 Charles Lewis Author of 935 Lies: The Future of Truth and the Decline of America’s Moral Integrity; Founder of the Center for Public Integrity;  and...

PRSA SD/IC Accepting Scholarship Applications

Deadline extended to Friday, Nov. 7 for Glen Broom Scholarship Every year, PRSA SD/IC awards the annual Glen Broom Scholarship to a deserving college student who is pursuing their career in public relations. The chapter will award one $1,500 scholarship, and the qualifications are as follows: Full time student...

Connect with Chapter and Western District Colleagues at PRSA International Conference

Several events are scheduled to help you make the most of the conference while linking up with colleagues For PRSA-SDIC members who are attending the PRSA/PRSSA conferences in Washington, D.C., this October, the School of Journalism & Media Studies at San Diego State University invites you to the following...

APR Informational Meeting Set for September 30

Subjects to be covered include the application process, how to prepare for the Readiness Review and the computer-based exam Interested in pursuing your Accreditation in Public Relations? PRSA SD/IC will be holding an informational meeting 6 p.m. Tuesday, September 30 at the chancellor’s office at the Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College...

It Just Keeps Getting Better at JPR

Local hospitality, luxury lifestyle and wellness PR firm adds new talent and promotes two top industry leaders Much excitement has been taking place at the bi- coastal, PR boutique powerhouse J Public Relations (JPR). Recognized this year as one of Inc. 5000’s fastest growing companies and the 12th fastest...

San Diego Press Club’s “Water Tour” Set for Sept. 13

San Vicente Dam, Water Conservation Garden on Half-Day Itinerary Reservations are still available for the San Diego Press Club’s half-day tour to the San Diego County Water Authority’s San Vicente Dam and the beautiful Water Conservation Garden in East County, set for Saturday, Sept. 13. The event begins at the...