AnnualMtg2014

News

Annual Meeting Features Market Basket Protest, Jackson, and Chapter Elections

Yankee Chapter members and guests were treated to an insider’s view of last summer’s Market Basket protest of the firing of long-time CEO Arthur T. DeMoulas at the chapter’s Annual Meeting November 20 at Red River Theatre in Concord.

About YankeePRSA

The Yankee Chapter is comprised of approximately 130 public relations professionals who work in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont.

The Yankee Chapter meets every other month for professional development sessions and networking opportunities. Meetings feature seminars, prominent speakers, workshops and discussions on various topics and issues of interest to those who practice public relations.

The sessions also provide the opportunity for professionals at all levels to improve and refresh their skills and to meet and converse with colleagues from throughout northern New England.

Programs

Special Holiday Membership Offer

        Do you have two or more years’ experience in public relations?  Join as a Member ($255 annual dues) through Dec. 15, and receive a FREE Chapter community* (up to $100), FREE Professional Interest Section* (up to $60) and waived initiation fee ($65) with promo code HOLIDAY14. Go to PRSA membership page.

memberbenefit copy The Value of Membership

When you join PRSA you join a vibrant network of practitioners, focused on sharing insights and best practices. Our members understand the realities of practicing public relations and offer solutions for all career levels. As the world’s leading advocate for public relations and communications professionals, PRSA represents a diverse cross-section of the industry, including corporate institutions, agencies, independent practitioners, public affairs organizations, associations, hospitals, schools, professional services firms and nonprofit.

Announcements

YankeeLogo85x85 New Officers Elected at Annual Meeting

The 2015 slate of officers was presented to membership and approved unanimously at the Yankee Chapter annual meeting on November 20 at Red River Theatre in Concord.

JasonAlexander85x85 Patrick Jackson Award to NH Entrepreneur, Jason Alexander

The Yankee Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America presented the 2014 Patrick Jackson Award to Jason Alexander at its annual meeting on November 20 at Red River Theatres in Concord, NH.

Jobs

voices Communications and Organizing Manager – NH Voices for Health

12/3/2014 — NH Voices for Health seeks a Communications and Organizing Manager to take on overall responsibility for story-banking, coordinating communications and media work and organizing/mobilizing our members and stakeholders to further achieve access to quality, affordable health care for all residents of NH.

helpwanted02 Associate – b-Fresh Consulting

11/24/2014 — b-fresh consulting is seeking an Associate to support our firm’s three partners. Bachelor’s degree is preferred. Work experience in the public affairs, campaign or lobbying industry is a plus, but not required. Work experience in general office management is a plus.