Monthly Archives: November 2014

FOX 17’s Tim Doty to anchor in Indianapolis

13-year FOX 17 news personality Tim Doty has officially anchored his last broadcast in Grand Rapids. Tim will be the morning and noon anchor at WTTV in Indianapolis when the station launches as the CBS affiliate January 1. He took to … Continue reading

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Vote for PR and Advertising students in Ford Motor Company video competition

Students from Grand Valley State University and Calvin College that are WMPRSSA and ADclub members have entries in a competition to find people that “go further” – Ford’s new tagline. It’s meant to create fresh, student-generated social media content for … Continue reading

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Volunteer opportunity! Help the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Great Lakes West Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) is looking for PR Volunteers. The JDRF Michigan Great Lakes West Chapter Communications Committee is seeking PR, marketing and advertising professionals/students interested in volunteering to support the non-profit organization’s … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Communications Specialist

Ottawa County Parks and Recreation is seeking a communications specialist. Details, including how to apply, are below. Job Description: Under the direction of the Parks and Recreation Director, coordinates communication strategies, marketing and public relations activities to promote utilization of Ottawa … Continue reading

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MLive: All Access Event November 20, 2014

Two years after moving into the new format of Mlive.com, The Grand Rapids Press and its affiliate publications continue to grow and change. From entertainment news to business news, leveraging the largest print publication in Grand Rapids can help your … Continue reading

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The Four Rs of APR Achievement

By Katherine Halloran, APR Having earned my accreditation in Public Relations two years ago, I wanted to pass along some key steps to those who are considering becoming accredited. Before you go down my list of prep items, please realize … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Media Relations at Spectrum Health

Spectrum Health is seeking a full-time media relations consultant. This position will manage interactions with the news media on behalf of the Spectrum Health system including news releases, pitches, video and audio. The role will proactively work with internal clients and executives … Continue reading

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