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Nominate an Outstanding Professional for ECD’s Platinum Award by Aug. 28

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If you are reading this blog, you are likely a communications professional and someone who is either interested in or active with PRSA. Often, we are the ones most comfortable being “behind the scenes,” using our skills and abilities to…

‘COVID CLASS’ AT HOOSIER CHAPTER FINDS OPPORTUNITY IN VIRTUAL APR TRAINING

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ECD June Meeting Best Practice Presentation "Creating a Virtual APR Class" by Leslie Galbreath, APR, & Accreditation Chair for the Hoosier Chapter Leslie Galbreath began her Best Practice presentation "Creating a Virtual APR Class"…

Board Member Spotlight: Adrienne A. Wallace, Ph.D.

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This month, we are highlighting our current Chair Adrienne A. Wallace, Ph.D. Adrienne A. Wallace is an enthusiastic communicator with over 20 years experience in both the public and private sectors ranging in scope from nonprofit, health,…

PRSA Cincinnati Goes Virtual to Get More Virtual!

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The Cincinnati May 27 Zoom event Re-imagining Live Events with the Use of Video represents all the best about our ECD members: It answered the call for member engagement by delivering a timely topic through inter-chapter cooperation, innovative…

A Statement from PRSA East Central District

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The Public Relations Society of America East Central District is appalled by the events leading to the deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and so many other members of our Black community. We condemn all acts of racism.…

ANNOUNCEMENT: PRSA East Central District seeking administrator

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Our Request for Proposal, as well as other information, is below. You may also download it directly here. Request For Proposal: PRSA East Central District AdministratorContact: Andrea Farmer317.691.1366afarmer@indonornetwork.orgJune 1, 2020 About…

Board Member Spotlight: John Palmer, APR

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This month, we are featuring our Chair-Elect John Palmer, APR. John is an accredited public relations professional with 16 years of experience leading, developing and implementing public relations and communication strategies for nonprofit…

Board Member Spotlight: Jennifer Flowers Kolf, APR

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This month, we are featuring our Immediate Past Chair Jennifer Flowers Kolf, APR.  Jennifer Flowers Kolf, APR, is principal at JFK Consulting in Troy, Mich., an independent communications firm providing a wide range of services, including…

Applications now open for the PRSA National Board of Directors slot for PRSA-ECD

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The call for applications to serve on the 2021 Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Board of Directors is now open, and our PRSA East Central District Board Member slot will be open in 2021. Applications will be accepted through Tuesday,…

ECD CHAPTER SPOTLIGHT: AKRON

This month’s Chapter Spotlight shines on PRSA Akron and comes just as the chapter is preparing for its biggest event of the year, the March 13 YouToo Social Media Conference. We owe our thanks to Chapter President Jennifer Kramer for providing…

Announcement: February 2020 Best Practice Call: Revitalize Your Chapter

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Join us for our February Best Practice Call, the first of 2020's monthly lineup of insightful speakers! It's set for Feb. 26 at 8:30 a.m. If you're on our email list, stay tuned for future communications about call-in information. If you're…

District Announces Recipients of 2019 Diamond Awards

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See the full list of winners here. The PRSA East Central District is honored to recognize public relations excellence in campaigns and tactics for its 42nd annual Diamond Awards competition.  Within the East Central District,…