APR Preparation Training That Works

APR Preparation Training That Works

If your new year’s resolution is to build on your PR skills and are considering going for your APR here’s a great tool to help you be successful: the APR Online Training Course and associated virtual student COHORTS. This program provides the APR candidate with both disciplined academic learning environment...

Study Reveals Challenges To PR Industry Diversity Efforts

A new study of young Black and Hispanic public relations (PR) practitioners in the U.S. has identified key obstacles to overcome to ensure the success of diversity efforts in the public relations profession, according to Louis Capozzi, president of the PRSA Foundation, which funded the City College of New...

Call for 2016 New Pros Committee Members

Are you looking to get more involved in San Diego’s PR industry? The Public Relations Society of America San Diego/Imperial Counties New Professionals welcomes all PRSA members to apply for a position on the 2016 New Pros committee. The committee consists of seven members who coordinate and oversee the...

2016 PRSA SD/IC Board Slate Approved

The October 20 Edward L. Bernays Mark of Excellence Awards ceremony served as the PRSA San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter annual meeting. At this time, Chapter members voted in approval on a slate of board officers, directors and assembly delegates to lead the chapter in 2016. Your PRSA SD/IC 2016...

Proposed 2016 Leadership Slate

The PRSA San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter Nominating Committee has proposed the following slate of board officers, directors and assembly delegates to lead the chapter in 2016. The official vote takes place on Oct. 20 at the start of our Edward L. Bernays Mark of Excellence Awards ceremony. Registration is...

Journalist Spotlight: Dan Cohen, Morning Anchor, CBS 8

Full Name: Dan Cohen Title: Morning Anchor Organization: CBS 8, KFMB-TV Years in television/journalism: 16 Hometown: Bourbonnais, IL Current Community: Scripps Ranch (San Diego, CA) 1. Describe your current job in one sentence. How about one word – hectic! 2. What drew you to television and news? What has...

New Date: Edward L. Bernays Mark of Excellence Awards Set for Oct. 20

Come one, come all and celebrate your fellow peer’s achievements this year and experience a Carnivale Spectacular! Please note the date of the 2015 Bernays Awards has been changed from October 14 to October 20.  Don’t miss out on a magical night of awards and entertainment, including a cocktail...

Scholarships Available to Aid APR Candidates in the New Year

If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to go for your Accreditation in Public Relations, let us help pay for some of your expenses. The PRSA San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter has launched an APR Scholarship program. Its purpose is to encourage and help qualified public relations professionals in...

PRSA SD/IC Chapter Announces 2015 Board of Directors

Slate represents broad cross-section of PR and communications professionals The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter today announced the installation of its 2015 board of directors. The slate is drawn from of a broad cross-section of PR and communications roles, with agency, solo practitioners, corporate and...

PRSA SD/IC Announces APR Scholarship

Scholarships of up to $250 each will be awarded annually to APR or APR+M candidates  The PRSA San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter is proud to announce the launch of an APR Scholarship program in recognition of the 50th anniversary of the accreditation program. This scholarship seeks to encourage and help...