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October 01, 2019
Membership Matters: an Overview from Chapter President, Ellie Javadi
By PRSA

Are you interested in being a more proactive member of PRSA? Or, did you recently join and want to maximize your membership? Want to learn more about becoming an accredited pro (APR)? Maybe, you need points and hours to maintain your APR? Or, maybe you…

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August 31, 2019
3 Reasons to Attend the PRSA International Conference (ICON)
By Mar Junge

The first time I could afford to go to PRSA’s ICON was in San Francisco. When I found myself in the same room as thousands of other PR professionals, I was speechless – a first for me. How could I possibly measure up? A few…

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August 06, 2019
Meet PRSA SV Member: Jocelyn Breeland, APR!
By PRSA

Jocelyn Breeland, Executive Director of Strategic Communications, Residential and Dining, Stanford University Tell us a little about your past and your current job… I’m on my second or third career – depending on how you count. With a degree in International Relations, I started as a…

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April 15, 2019
Meet PRSA SV Member: Elisabeth Handler, APR!
By PRSA

Public Information Manager, San Jose Office of Economic Development Tell us about your current job… I’m the Public Information Manager at the San Jose Office of Economic Development, and at this stage of my career, this is the best job I’ve ever had. It’s not…

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February 22, 2019
Meet PRSA Member: Sarah Sullivan, APR!
By PRSA

What’s your background and what are you doing now? Most recently, I managed public relations for a global leading-edge software company, overseeing seven PR agencies worldwide. As a result of my efforts, the company increased U.S. media coverage by 53%, global coverage by 93%, and tier-1…

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February 01, 2019
Guest Post: Are You Prepared for the Next Communications Crisis?
By Steve Burns

By Steve Burns, Executive Vice President & Managing Director, West Coast at BCW Global The top seven crises to grace The Holmes Report’s “Top 20 Crises of 2018” span allegations of a CEO’s embezzlement, a sex scandal, the world’s second-largest cybersecurity breach and the knowing…

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