Welcome to PRSA Blue Ridge Chapter
The Blue Ridge Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America is a professional association serving Central and Southwest Virginia public relations practitioners. Since 1992, the chapter strives to bring together professionals to enhance the practice, provide an exchange of experiences and ideals, and promote professional development.
The Fearless Future for PRSA
December Networking Luncheon
Can you predict the future? Joseph Cohen can. He has seen the "Fearless Future for PRSA - A Look at the 2014-2016 Strategic Plan" and wants to tell you about it. Cohen is a senior vice president at MWW in New York, one of the top five global independent public relations firms in the industry. He is also the incoming chair of PRSA for 2014. Join us December 12 and learn how practitioners and our industry must adapt to changing times. This webinar is sponsored by ND&P.
Summit Award Winners Announced at GalaThe Blue Ridge Chapter held our 12th annual Summit Awards Gala on Friday, November 8 at the Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center. The Summit Awards are an annual recognition of the best public relations and communications efforts by professional public relations practitioners in Southwest Virginia. See who the winners are by viewing this press release and winners handout. Congratulations to all of the 2013 Summit Award winners!.
TODD BURNS - Corporate Communications Manager Appalachian Power
"I’ve been in the profession for more than 20 years, and PRSA has helped me through the different phases of my career."
“Initially, PRSSA helped spark interest in the field and opened doors for internships that opened doors for full-time work. As a professional, honing my skills through PRSA learning opportunities keeps me sharp."