News

Ferociously Fun Networking Event

The New Hampshire Fisher Cats have extended an invitation for YPRSA members to attend their “Ferociously Fun Networking” event April 10 at 5:00 p.m. YPRSA members will be able to network enjoy raffles, ballpark fare food, happier hour, raffles, and more! All YPRSA members can receive two (2) complimentary mixer and game tickets and be some of the first fans to check out the new renovations at Northeast Delta Dental Stadium.

About YankeePRSA

The Yankee Chapter is composed of approximately 110 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

Communicating for Change

The Husson University Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) and the Yankee Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) are sponsoring a session, “Communicating for Change,” to learn the science and strategy behind effective change communications and how to prepare a successful communications plan.

The breakfast working session is scheduled for Friday, March 24 from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. in the Center for Family Business at Husson University.

PRXNE17: PR Means Business

Join us in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of New York for the 2017 PRSA Northeast District Conference, PRXNE 2017, on Friday, April 28, 2017. More than 200 public relations practitioners from the seven-state PRSA Northeast District are expected for this day-long conference packed with keynote presentations, case studies, panels and much more.

Announcements

Yankee Chapter to Honor Van MacLeod with Pat Jackson Award – April 12

The Yankee Chapter will honor Van McLeod, posthumous recipient of the of the 2017 Patrick Jackson Award, on Wednesday, April 12, at the Capitol Center for the Arts in Concord from 5:30 – 7 p.m.

PRSA Offers Certificate in Reputation Management

PRSA and Reputation Economy Advisors have partnered to provide an eight-week certificate program in reputation management aimed at equipping management-level communicators with industry resources to strengthen their credentials, gain greater credibility, and advance their career.

Jobs

MarCom Specialist – Process Solutions – MilliporeSigma

2/4/2017– The Marcom Specialist will be responsible for implementing integrated multichannel communications strategies based on marketing plans in cooperation with marketing, implementing the strategy, executing the tools, tracking, evaluating and reporting results.

Communications Coordinator –The NH Community Loan Fund

1/22/2017 — The NH Community Loan Fund seeks a communications coordinator to assist the Director of Communications and Marketing in carrying out the Community Loan Fund’s strategy, vision and outreach to various stakeholders.