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East Meets West: Detroit Media Roundtable

A strong media relations program is as much about having trusted relationships with reporters as it is about having a good news story. What if your story has significance beyond West Michigan – and you don’t know the reporters on … Continue reading

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WMPRSA Event: Agency Partnerships

Panel Discussion: Agency Partnerships Get the most from your PR agency partnership. Whether you’re on the client or agency side – with a large organization or small – it’s critical to start with a clear understanding of objectives, expectations, capabilities, … Continue reading

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2016 Superior Awards April 13

Save the Date! The GVSU Advertising and Public Relations Program is pleased to announce the 2016 Superior Awards on Wednesday, April 13 at 6:30 pm. Improving on last year’s format, the event will take place downtown at the Eberhard Center. … Continue reading

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Panel Discussion: Ethics in PR

Ethics in PR: From Academics to Action Join us as area PR experts discuss how to move the PR Code of Ethics from ideals to actions. You’ll hear from experts in the foundations of PR ethics – and what makes … Continue reading

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Detroit Metro Times Analysis of Flint Aid Photo

Gov. Snyder’s Flint aid bill signing a PR disaster Posted By Michael Jackman on Mon, Feb 1, 2016 at 11:08 am They say a picture is worth 1,000 words. And if you’re the embattled governor with more than 500,000 people … Continue reading

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Chapter Fees Waived for New Members in February

While we can’t imagine why you are not already a WMPRSA member, PRSA is running a promotion during the month of February that includes FREE chapter fees, Feb. 1–29. During this promotion, when you join PRSA (national) with code FEB16, you … Continue reading

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2016 PRoof Awards Call for Entries

The West Michigan Public Relations Society of America invites you to submit entries for the: 31st Annual West Michigan PRoof Awards A program of the Public Relations Society of America, West Michigan Chapter West Michigan public relations professionals, agencies and … Continue reading

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