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Deadline this Thursday! PRSA Int'l Conference & Leadership Training

PRSA Tampa Bay is giving its members an amazing opportunity to fine tune their leadership and public relations skills with the help of two scholarship program. 

QuickStart Your Leadership Skills
If you're looking to become more active in the PRSA Tampa Bay Chapter, QuickStart is a great way to set you up for success. This annual leadership training hosted by the PRSA Sunshine District brings togetehr current and incoming chapter board members to discuss PRSA governance, treasury, accredidation and committee leadership. 

This year’s QuickStart will be held September 25-26 near Orlando. And PRSA Tampa Bay is offering five scholarships for chapter members to attend the workshop for promising future leaders. To be considered, please complete the application by 12 p.m. on Thursday, August 27. A selection committee from another PRSA chapter will choose the scholarship recipients; winners will be notified by Sept. 2.

For more infomation about QuickStart, check out this video from PRSA Tampa Bay President Marissa Segundo, APR. 


Make PoweRful Connects for PR Success 

The PRSA International Conference is the perfect place to hone your PR skills and learn tools on the latest trends impacting the industry.

“Right now, communicators have more tools and opportunities than ever before. How do we ensure that we’re making the most strategic decisions that will lead to greater results? We come together, exchange insights and build powerful relationships. At the PRSA 2015 International Conference, we’ll connect on the best practices that will become the future of PR,” said Kathy Balfour, APR, PRSA 2015 Chair and Vice President of Communications at Acosta Sales and Marketing.

PRSA Tampa Bay is offering one scholarship for a member to attend the conference Nov. 8-10 in Atlanta. To be considered, please complete the application by 12 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 25. A selection committee from another PRSA chapter will choose the scholarship recipient; the winner will be notified by Sept. 2.

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2015 PRestige Awards

PRSA Tampa Bay Members and Supporters,

As you know, we are hosting our inaugural awards luncheon, the PRestige Awards on October 23, 2015. The early deadline to enter is Friday, July 10 (this Friday) and the FINAL deadline is Friday, July 24.

Spread the word:
We want to make sure our members and communications professionals throughout the Tampa Bay area and beyond are recognized for the compelling and innovative programs they've worked so hard to create.

We hope you will consider submitting an entry with a simple two-page entry for programs and one-page entry for tactics. Please help us spread the word about this opportunity on your social networks.

Watch this video for more info
Find out more & apply...

Below are some potential Social Media posts that you could use to help promote this. Feel free to create your own if you would prefer, we just ask that you tag @PRSATampaBay and use the hashtag #PRestigeTB as appropriate.

Thank you for your support & please reach out to president@prsatampabay.org or awards@prsatampabay.org if you have any questions.

Best of Luck,

President, PRSA Tampa Bay
PRestige Social Media Posts
Facebook: To all of my #PR people: PRSA Tampa Bay is hosting an awards program similar to the PRSA's Silver Anvil Awards and entries are being accepted NOW. For more details visit http://bit.ly/1P6DXQN or feel free to reach out to me!

Twitter: Get recognized for outstanding #PR work & enter for @PRSATampaBay's inaugural awards program, #PRestigeTB. Deets at http://bit.ly/1P6DXQN

LinkedIn: Have you recently submitted or prepared an entry for #PRSA Silver Anvil Awards? Yes or no, NOW is the time to get recognized for outstanding PR programs at PRSA Tampa Bay's inaugural PRestige Awards. Enter early to save by July 10! http://bit.ly/1P6DXQN

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2015 PRestige Awards

Now it's your turn to put your best work on the communications map. Friday, July 24 is the FINAL deadline to submit your award-winning programs or tactics in PRSA Tampa Bay's PRestige Awards.

 

Submit an entry with a simple two-page entry for programs and one-page entry for tactics.

Watch this video for more info
Find out more & apply...

Final Deadline: Friday, July 24, 2015
PRSA Tampa Bay Member: $55 per entry
Non-Member: $80 per entry

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