Monthly Archives: July 2012

Job Opportunity – Media Relations Consultant for Spectrum Health Corporate

Spectrum Health is looking for a Media Relations Consultant for Spectrum Health Corporate – from the position: Manages interactions with the news media on behalf of the Spectrum Health system. Uses a variety of mediums to communicate news and information … Continue reading

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Condolences to the Family, Friends and Colleagues of Fred Chapman, APR

Earlier this week, Frederick “Fred” Chapman, APR passed away at the age of 82.  Fred earned his APR and was inducted into the Public Relations Society of America College of Fellows in 1991 – making him one of only a … Continue reading

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2012 PR for Good Client – Family Promise of Grand Rapids – Named Finalist in 100 Cars for Good Program

WMPRSA Needs Your Support on Saturday, July 28 The WMPRSA Board of Directors continues to support local nonprofits in the “PR for Good” campaign. This year’s nonprofit receiving PR support from WMPRSA is Family Promise of Grand Rapids. Family Promise … Continue reading

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Crisis Management in Today’s Internet World – June 21, 2012

On June 21, 2012, WMPRSA hosted Dan Spaulding, APR, a principal with SeyferthPR for the program “Crisis Management in Today’s Internet World.” Spaulding has nearly 25 years counseling clients in the development of media and long-term public relations strategies to … Continue reading

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New Member Profile: Kristen Krueger-Corrado of the Grand Rapids Public Library

1. Where do you work and what is your title? I am the Marketing and Communications Manager for the Grand Rapids Public Library. 2. What is your main objective in that role? Spreading the library love! I oversee all external … Continue reading

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Lambert Edwards & Associates Welcomes Chris Tromp to RippLEAffect

Local PR firm Lambert Edwards & Associates announced the hiring of Chris Tromp as Senior Director, Digital and Head of their new digital media unit RippLEAffect.  Full press release below: Lambert, Edwards & Associates Adds Senior Director of Digital Media … Continue reading

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PRSA National News and Offers for July and August 2012

Here’s the latest special offers and news from PRSA National: FREE Chapter promotion this month: professionals who join PRSA National in July or August receive a FREE Chapter. To help create greater awareness of Chapter initiatives within the National community, we’re … Continue reading

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