Category Archives: WMPRSA Blog

Sabo PR Blog Post: Don’t Create Your Own Crisis

By Mary Ann Sabo From Sabo-PR.com I’ve handled a fair number of crises in my time, but two of the most impactful started with holidays cards. Now, these companies didn’t offend because they said Merry Christmas rather than Happy Holidays … Continue reading

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WMPRSA Announces New Board Members and Officers for 2016

The West Michigan Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (WMPRSA) is pleased to announce new board members and officers for 2016. The WMPRSA Board meets monthly to plan educational programs and special events for public relations practitioners, as … Continue reading

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“Hacked: a Case Study”

This article from University of Michigan’s social media team is an interesting case study of social media and PR for how U of M handled their recent hack.

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9 valuable tips when pitching to the media

According to numbers released by the U.S. Department of Labor last year, PR professionals outnumber reporters 4.6 to 1. It’s more important than ever before to do your research and craft a concise pitch that will be of interest to … Continue reading

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Miss the PRoof Awards early entry deadline? Don’t miss late entry deadline of 2/27!

The West Michigan Public Relations Society of America invites you to submit entries for the 2014 PRoof Awards! Thursday, April 24, 2014 The Ballroom at CityFlatsHotel, Downtown Grand Rapids Each year West Michigan public relations professionals, agencies and corporate communications teams are invited … Continue reading

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Job Opportunity: Media Relations Consultant at Spectrum Health

Spectrum Health is a not-for-profit, award winning, integrated health system based in West Michigan. Our organization includes a medical center, regional community hospitals, a dedicated children’s hospital, a multispecialty medical group and a nationally recognized health plan, Priority Health. We … Continue reading

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Greetings from Nick Wasmiller, WMPRSA President

Let me begin 2013 by thanking you for being a part of the West Michigan Public Relations Society of America.  Our chapter is focused on serving as your connection to the national organization and seeks to provide you with great opportunities … Continue reading

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