Category Archives: Local PR News

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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Health Reporter Sue Thoms Leaving Mlive

Longtime Grand Rapids Press and Mlive reporter Sue Thoms is leaving the company for a position at Spectrum Health. According to Mlive, managing producer Kate Nagengast will handle West Michigan health coverage until a new reporter is in place. She … Continue reading

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SeyferthPR Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Attention all former SeyferthPR staffers! Please join current and fellow past SeyferthPR staff for an alumni gathering to celebrate the firm’s 30th anniversary. The celebration will be held at the Gravity Taphouse & Grille, 3210 Deposit Drive (I-96 & East … Continue reading

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Introducing our 2015 Board!

A new year, a new board! Well, partially. We are excited to announce the new officers and members as well as those continuing their terms on the WMPRSA board. We are honored to have such great leadership in the new year! … Continue reading

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Let the Good Times Roll!

By Terri Howe, PRforGood Chair, Owner/Principal of Howe Marketing Communications LLC …PRforGood that is. Mardi Gras is past, but as Easter approaches it’s a great time to reflect on the momentum that WMPRSA’s PRforGood committee has gained for its current non-profit … Continue reading

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[RECAP] Mentor Hub Mixer

31 students. 19 PR pros. 18 two-minute speed networking sessions. Tuesday’s “Mentor Hub Mixer” at Haworth | Interface was more than your average mentor experience. So what was so different? WMPRSA has extended mentoring opportunities to students and professionals in the past, matching … 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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GR-Based PR Firm Lambert Edwards & Associates Named to Inc. 5000

Grand Rapids-based public relations firm Lambert, Edwards & Associates was recently named one of Inc. magazine’s top 5,000 fastest growing private companies (they came in at 2,333).  The full press release is below the fold.

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