Chapter Event (February 18): At Breakfast With… Ethnic Media Editors and Reporters

Why come to PRSA-LA’s February 2015 At Breakfast With… event?  The explosive growth of multicultural communities, which now represent more than one-third of the national U.S. population, means that multicultural media outlets have a more powerful voice than ever. Join us as panelists from several ethnic media outlets discuss the type of news they cover…

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Member News: Elbakyan Earns Theatre Award for “My Insane Shakespeare”

PRSA-LA member Meri Elbakyan’s recent project “My Insane Shakespeare” earned the prestigious 2014 United Solo and Backstage Audience Award at the world’s largest solo theatre festival. Winners were announced recently at the closing ceremony of the 10-week festival in New York City, which included 130 productions from six continents. The sold out one-man show revolved…

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50th Annual PRism Awards Photos, Videos, News Stories and More!

View 50th PRism Awards photos, highlight videos, news stories, social media posts and tribute program at: http://bit.ly/prism50 PRSA-LA celebrated the 50th Anniversary of its venerable PRism Awards program on November 19, with a sold out gala at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel. Nearly 350 guests packed the historic Blossom Ballroom (site of the first Academy Awards ceremony) to…

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Bicoastal Hangout with PRSA-NY Wrap-Up

  On November 13, PRSA-LA teamed with PRSA’s New York Chapter (PRSA-NY) for a first-of-its-kind bicoastal “Hangout” featuring top tier journalists. The panel discussed the “do’s and don’ts” of pitching and securing editorial coverage in leading entertainment media outlets. It included Andrew Wallenstein (Variety) and Patrick Stinson (Made in Hollywood) in Los Angeles, and Steve…

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Chapter Event (November 13): PRSA-LA & PRSA-NY Team Up for First Bicoastal Media “Hangout”

Public relations professionals in L.A., New York and everywhere in between are invited to join a first-of-its-kind bicoastal “Hangout” with top-tier entertainment journalists on Thursday, November 13 (noon PST / 3 PM EST). The discussion will focus on how to pitch and secure coverage in their coveted media outlets. This free online event will be powered…

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Chapter Event (September 10): At Breakfast With… Community/Public Affairs Programs

PRSA-LA’s September 2014 At Breakfast With… event is an absolute must if you’re looking to book guests on today’s top broadcast news programs and community talk shows. This session will provide key insights from leading journalists who’ll explain exactly what they want in a pitch, the must-have traits of every guest they book, and how to build long-term,…

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Chapter Event (September 5): Independent Practitioners Luncheon – Protecting Intellectual Property for PR Professionals

Creativity is serious business in Southern California. Creative occupations represent one out of every eight jobs in Los Angeles and Orange counties and have an annual economic output of $230 billion. Protecting that creativity is an equally serious business, and public relations practitioners need a firm grasp of how intellectual property laws apply to them and…

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