August Events Bring PRSA-LA Members Together

August events made Summer 2015 a season to remember for PRSA-LA chapter programming. First, our August 15 chapter event, “From the Frontlines: What You Need to Know Now for the Crisis Ahead,” featured an all-star panel of crisis communications experts including Brian O’Connor (Princess Cruises), Alan Caldwell (Shell Oil Company), and Mike Michels (formerly of…

Chapter Event (April 16): 25th Annual Kenneth Owler Smith Symposium — “Diversity in an Age of Convergence: Conversity?”

Diversity and Inclusion have long been topics of conversation in the PR/Communication profession. Despite numerous initiatives, many feel — and data suggest — that our ranks don’t adequately reflect the society in which we live. And now comes the era of convergence — an era that will be the most prosperous in our profession’s history,…

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…

Chapter Event (July 23): A Brand’s Perspective – Content Creation and Storytelling in the Automotive Industry

The automotive industry is at the forefront of PR’s growing emphasis on grassroots storytelling and digital content creation. On Wednesday, July 23, PRSA-LA invites you to learn how major automotive brands are leveraging the power of grassroots storytelling to influence today’s advertising-fatigued consumers. Join us for a special all-star panel as five major auto manufacturers…

Chapter Event (July 23): A Brand’s Perspective – Content Creation and Storytelling in the Automotive Industry Copy Copy

The automotive industry is at the forefront of PR’s growing emphasis on grassroots storytelling and digital content creation. On Wednesday, July 23, PRSA-LA invites you to learn how major automotive brands are leveraging the power of grassroots storytelling to influence today’s advertising-fatigued consumers. Join us for a special all-star panel as five major auto manufacturers…