PRA’s Golden Image Awards are a great way to get noticed for the hard work you and/or your team have put into a project. Golden Image Awards recognizes the best in research, strategy, implementation, and execution in the public relations profession. Join us on Tuesday, Feb. 27, from noon-1 p.m. virtually as we talk about the awards and what type of projects you should enter. This is the first of two workshops to help communications professionals learn more about the awards and the nuts and bolts of putting your entry together.
The Florida Public Relations Association Lake County Chapter presents Going Viral with Vegas!
Join us for an exciting online Q&A session on Feb. 28 as we spend time with the Office of Communications team for the City of Las Vegas and learn more about their award winning strategies and tactics for social media. Come prepared with questions for this great opportunity to learn!
The team at the City of Las Vegas has been part of the government social media space since the beginning. The team is creative, dedicated and always ready to tackle new platforms (and was one of the first agencies to hop on Snapchat, Twitter Spaces, Instagram Reels and TikTok!). The team is diverse, hard-working and stands out in the socialgov space.
Join FPRA Jax for our February mixer 🍷🍤
Network with members and colleagues over appetizers and drinks from 5:30 – 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 28 at Trattoria di Bernardone located in the Durbin Pavilion in St. Johns.
Dive into the world of seamless event execution with our February webinar on tech-driven event excellence! Join us as we unravel the strategies and best practices that leverage cutting-edge tech platforms to orchestrate flawless events. From registration to post-event analytics, discover how to harness the power of technology for efficient planning, enhanced participant experiences and overall event success. If you’re eager to elevate your event game through tech innovation, this session is your gateway to mastering the art of seamless event execution. Don’t miss the chance to revolutionize your events with the latest in tech-driven strategies!
FPRA Orlando is excited to host PR Paid Forward Orlando 2024, March 6 at 11:30 a.m. in the Rollins College Rice Family Pavilion. This half-day event offers a unique opportunity for Central Florida nonprofits to receive pro-bono strategic communications counsel from local public relations professionals.
Why volunteer in PR Paid Forward Orlando?
Give back to the community by sharing your unique industry knowledge and expertise. Each volunteer will be paired with a fellow member of either organization to support a specific nonprofit during this event.
Meet other local PR professionals and members.
Earn continuing education units (for members with APR).
Membership in FPRA Orlando is required to participate. Volunteer matching will be based on the specific needs of the nonprofit; conflicts of interest based on your industry will also be considered.
Please complete the application here and indicate your interest by Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2024. Matching and nonprofit info will be sent via email by Monday, Feb. 12, 2024. Volunteers are expected to prepare for this event in advance to provide the best possible counsel. To help you prepare, chapter leaders will host a virtual informational session prior to the in-person event.
As our reliance on digital platforms increases, the question raises on necessity of establishing a digital presence for our brand. Join us to learn more!
Matthew Bernaldo, Digital Director at Hearst
Andy Wood, Account Executive at Comcast
Christopher Spiro, Chief Creative Officer at Spiro and Associates
Don Gross, Media Director at Spiro and Associates
he FPRA Golden Image Awards recognize the best in research, strategy, implementation and execution in the public relations profession. In this workshop learn how to put together the two-page summary, which accounts for 70% of your score. Information provided will give you some tips and tricks for putting together an award-winning entry. This is the second of two workshops to help communications professionals learn more about the awards and the nuts and bolts of putting your entry together.
Farmers, Trolls and Poison Worms: Safeguarding Reputation Against AI Evildoers
We’ve all seen the webinars and blog posts warning of the dangers artificial intelligence poses for our organizations and clients. But risks, like inadvertently infringing copyrights, exposing sensitive business information, and reinforcing harmful social biases, are just the tip of the iceberg.
There’s a whole other side of AI communicators—a dark and treacherous side—where opportunistic schemers, scammers, conspiracy theorists, and even foreign governments are using large language models and other AI tools to spread disinformation and hate, sow political and social discord and destroy reputations and brands. Learn about the dangers of “malicious AI” and what you need to know to protect your business, reputation, and relationships, and those of your clients, from harm.