2016 PR University reschedules professional development seminar for January

“Navigating the Future” is the theme for The Florida Public Relations Association Southwest Florida Chapter’s (FPRA SWFL) PR University, which has been rescheduled for Thursday, Jan. 5 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Florida SouthWestern State College in Fort Myers. The seminar was originally scheduled to take place on Thursday, Oct. 6, but due [ Read more → ]

FPRA Southwest Florida Chapter Wins 10 Awards at Annual State Conference

The Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) honored the FPRA Southwest Florida Chapter (FPRA SWFL) with several awards at the 78th Annual FPRA State Conference at Innisbrook Resort in Palm Harbor, Fla. on Aug. 7-10. Members from 15 chapters across the state of Florida and public relations professionals from around the world enjoyed four days of [ Read more → ]

FPRA SWFL Chapter to Install New Board of Directors

The Florida Public Relations Association Southwest Florida Chapter (FPRA) will install its new board of directors and leadership team for the 2016-2017 year. The new officers will be announced at the next luncheon meeting of FPRA on Tuesday, Sept. 13 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Edison Restaurant & Bar, 3583 McGregor Blvd. [ Read more → ]

Florida Public Relations Association Southwest Florida Chapter Member Earns Designation of Accredited in Public Relations (APR)

Gabrielle O’Boyle, APR, of the Southwest Florida Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) recently earned professional public relations accreditation, and received the designation of Accredited in Public Relations (APR). O’Boyle joins the more than 4,300 active public relations professionals worldwide who represent an elite group of highly skilled professionals committed to practicing with [ Read more → ]

FLORIDA PUBLIC RELATIONS ASSOCIATION SOUTHWEST FLORIDA CHAPTER IS HELPING YOU “WAKE UP” TO MOBILE TECHNOLOGY IN THE MEDIA

The Florida Public Relations Association Southwest Florida Chapter (FPRA SWFL) wants you to wake up with them on Tuesday, June 7 at the Holiday Inn Airport across from Gulf Coast Town Center. FPRA SWFL will host their annual Media Breakfast, “How Mobile Technology is Revolutionizing the Media,” from 7:30-10:30 a.m. A panel of experts from [ Read more → ]

Kathy Grey named communications editor at CONRIC

Connie Ramos Williams, CEO and President of CONRIC PR & Marketing | Publishing, is pleased to announce that Kathy Grey has joined the agency as communications editor. Grey is responsible for management of both internal and external communication projects, client relations and copywriting — including ad copy, brochures, bulletins, catalogs, letters, speeches and other forms [ Read more → ]

2016 CHAPTER AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED FOR THE FLORIDA PUBLIC RELATIONS ASSOCIATION SOUTHWEST FLORIDA CHAPTER

The Florida Public Relations Association Southwest Florida Chapter (FPRA SWFL) announced the winners of its Chapter Awards on April 19, 2016 at Six Bends® in Fort Myers. The award ceremony takes place annually to recognize outstanding service to the public relations profession and to FPRA SWFL. Awards were presented in five categories: Rising Star, Unsung [ Read more → ]

FPRA SOUTHWEST FLORIDA CHAPTER TO RECOGNIZE PR SUPERSTARS AT 2016 LOCAL IMAGE AWARDS

Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) Southwest Florida Chapter (FPRA SWFL) is pleased to announce it will be hosting the 2016 Local Image Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, April 19 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Six Bends Harley-Davidson in Fort Myers.   The Image Awards competition is conducted annually by the Southwest Florida Chapter of FPRA [ Read more → ]

FLORIDA PUBLIC RELATIONS ASSOCIATION SOUTHWEST FLORIDA CHAPTER TO ‘TAKE THE SHOW ON THE ROAD’ FOR 2016

The Florida Public Relations Association Southwest Florida Chapter (FPRA SWFL) is pleased to announce that it is taking its ‘show on the road’ in 2016. The public relations organization will now offer programming at various locations in Southwest Florida to allow for added value to its members and non-members and to enhance the monthly meetings [ Read more → ]

Josh Milton named Media Relations Chair for the Florida Public Relations Association Southwest Florida Chapter

Connie Ramos Williams, CEO and President of CONRIC PR & Marketing | Publishing is pleased to announce Josh Milton has been named Media Relations Chair for the Southwest Florida Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association. Milton will step into his role on September 1 and serve through August 31, 2016. He will be responsible [ Read more → ]