Category: Announcements

Guest Blog: A professional development opportunity you won’t want to miss

By Katie Navarra Bradley, Member of the 2014 The Leadership Institute Class & PRSA Capital Region Chapter Board Member The Rensselaer County Chamber of Commerce Leadership Institute is a life changing program that motivates professionals of any discipline, but especially communication specialists, to evaluate long term goals for their personal and professional life. This skills-based […]

March Event: Building an Online Newsroom

In 2012, Excelsior College launched Excelsior Life, an award-winning online newsroom, to raise public awareness of the college’s activities, enhance earned media efforts, and showcase the vibrancy of campus and academic life – characteristics not usually associated with a distance learning institution. Join us for our next PRSA event as Mike Lesczinski, public relations manager […]

2014 APR Scholarship Announcement

PRSA Capital Region NY believes in investing in the profession and the professional. In 2014, we are offering a scholarship to help members earn their Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) certification from the Universal Accreditation Board (UAB). UAB and PRSA believe that the APR certification is a mark of distinction for public relations professionals who […]

The PRSSA National Conference and PRSA International Educators Academy: An adviser’s perspective

By Rachael Jurek, Faculty Advisor, PRSSA SUNY Plattsburgh This year’s Educators Academy  Super Saturday at the #PRSAICON  was the first for this State University of New York at Plattsburgh professor. In addition to the expected pedagogical discussions, the Saturday sessions provided me with perspective. It’s a perspective that solidifies the importance of staying connected and further developing […]

Video Blogging from PRSA International

PRSA Capital Region is pleased to announce that boardmember Paul Larrabee (Managing Director, Corning Place Communications) will represent our chapter at PRSA International Conference in Philadelphia October 26-29. As part of Corning Place Minute, a new video blog initiative launched by Corning Place Communications, Paul will be providing 60-second video updates from the conference, including […]

2013 Empire Awards: PRSA Capital Region (NY) Chapter to Honor Best in Capital Region Communications and Public Relations

Carolyn Jones from The Business Review and Edward Parham from Rueckert Advertising to receive special honors at the 6th annual celebration of best in local public relations The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Capital Region (NY) Chapter, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement and professional development of public relations practitioners, today announced that […]


Press Release: PUBLIC RELATIONS SOCIEITY OF AMERICA (PRSA) CAPITAL REGION CHAPTER HONORS LOCAL PROFESSIONALS AND ORGANIZATIONS FOR EXCELLENCE IN COMMUNICATION (Albany, N.Y.) – Penny Vavura, senior counselor at Pierce Communications, and Matt Baumgartner, owner of Bomber’s Burrito Bar Inc., will be honored as the Capital Region Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America hosts […]

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