Monthly Archives: August 2011

Announcing WMPRSA’s APR Bootcamp

If you ever wanted to gain Accreditation in Public Relations (APR), now is the time! West Michigan PRSA is pleased to offer an APR bootcamp on Friday, October 7 from 1-5:00 p.m. and Saturday, October 8, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 … Continue reading

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WXMI Hires Replacement for LaPlante

FOX 17 hires multi-media journalist from Lansing to join news staff Published: Wednesday, August 17, 2011, 5:00 PM | Jeffrey Kaczmarczyk | The GR Press GRAND RAPIDS – FOX 17 news has hired a multi-media journalist to join its staff.  Darren … Continue reading

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Lisa LaPlante, Hailey Frances Leaving WXMI

FOX 17 reporter Lisa LaPlante leaving WXMI-TV after 13 years on air in Grand Rapids Published: Tuesday, August 16, 2011, 7:00 PM | Jeffrey Kaczmarczyk | The GR Press GRAND RAPIDS – FOX 17 reporter Lisa LaPlante, one of the … Continue reading

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PRSA East Central District Diamond Awards Due Date Approaching

The East Central District of PRSA will hold their 34th annual Diamond Awards soon, and the deadline for submissions is September 19, 2011 (with a late deadline of September 26). More information is available here: Entry Form (.pdf) Six Tips … Continue reading

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Job Opportunity – Senior Communications Specialist at Priority Health

Love to write, understand business and brave enough to tackle the minutiae of health insurance? Priority Health is looking for a Senior Communications Specialist to develop copy for print and web B2B and B2C communications. Go to to learn … Continue reading

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