Monthly Archives: February 2012

Job Opportunity – Manager of MarCom and PR at Father Fred Foundation in Traverse City

The Father Fred Foundation (based in Traverse City) is looking for a Manager of Marketing, Communications and Public Relations.  From the description: This is a full time position, flexibly scheduled. The Manager of Marketing, Communications and Public Relations is responsible for … Continue reading

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Job Opportunity – Marketing Analyst at Priority Health

Priority Health is looking for a Marketing Analyst – from the description: Statistics and marketing affinity meet in the Priority Health’s Marketing Analyst position. A skilled communicator is sought in Grand Rapids to lead reporting and analysis of their marketing … Continue reading

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Internship Opportunities at Priority Health for Summer 2012

Priority Health has internship opportunities for students this summer; all are paid, full time and run from May through the beginning of August.  They cover the following areas: Social media Corporate Communications Marketing (Search Engine Optimization) Web Experience (Visual Enhancements) … Continue reading

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WMPRSA New Member Profile – Tatum Rucker, Literacy Center of West Michigan

1. Where do you work and what is your title? Literacy Center of West Michigan, Public Relations Specialist 2. What is your main objective in that role? To communicate the mission and increase the awareness of the Literacy Center through … Continue reading

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Program Recap: From Bland to Buzzworthy

WMPRSA welcomed Internet marketer Pete Brand to be a part of their luncheon series for the month of January. Brand presented “Bland to Buzzworthy: A Social Media Strategy” to a packed house at the University Club. Brand co-founded Mindscape, a … Continue reading

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What’s Happening at MLive and the Grand Rapids Press? – SOLD OUT

WMPRSA’s “What’s Happening at MLive and the Grand Rapids Press?” program scheduled for February 16, 2012 is now sold out!  Watch for the recap in an upcoming post. With the launch of a new media company, MLive Media Group is … Continue reading

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Contacts for the New MLive Media Group

Looking for a comprehensive list of the contacts for West Michigan newspapers in the MLive Media Group? – We’ve got your back: Grand Rapids Kalamazoo Muskegon

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PRoof Award Deadline Rapidly Approaching

In West Michigan, national-caliber, award-winning programs are bringing deserved accolades to public relations professionals, agencies and corporate communications teams. Now more than ever, during our 27thannual PRoof Awards celebration, local PR practitioners are achieving the highest levels of success and … Continue reading

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Still Time to Benefit From WMPRSA Year-Long Program Registration Deal

WMPRSA’s popular “year-long” program subscription is again being offered for 2012.  Members of WMPRSA can register for all 2012 programs at a special subscription rate that amounts to a savings of $50 (or the equivalent of two programs). On the schedule … Continue reading

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Job Opportunity – Communications Manager at Michigan State University

Michigan State University is looking for a Communications Manager.  From the description, this individual: Serves as the Communications Manager 1 for Michigan State University’s College of Communication Arts & Sciences; develops, directs, plans and works directly with Senior Communications Director. … Continue reading

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