News

2018 Annual Meeting Nov. 1

Join Yankee Chapter PRSA for a discussion on How to Keep Brands Relevant in a Changing Environment with Rebecca Acton, Director of Digital Marketing, Matter Communications followed by our annual meeting and networking with professional colleagues.

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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

Take Your Career to the Next Level

Becoming accredited in public relations (earning your APR) is a mark of professionalism that sets you apart from your PR peers. The standards are high; that’s why the Yankee Chapter is proud that about 33% of our members are accredited. Join us! We offer workshops and the opportunity to join a study group with a proven path to accreditation. Accreditation Committee Co-Chairs Jane Law, APR and Mary Ellen Hettinger, APR are working on a schedule of sessions for 2018 and can help you take the first step.

PRSA — Advancing the Profession and the Professional

The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) is the nation’s largest community of public relations and communications professionals. We provide training, set standards of excellence and uphold principles of ethics for the global public relations profession. As a leading voice in the PR industry, we also advocate for greater understanding and adoption of public relations services.

Announcements

Schell Recognized with new PRSA Award

Robin Schell, APR, Fellow PRSA, was the initial recipient of a new PRSA award, the Sage Award, recognizing a professional for mentorship and inspiring others in public relations and PRSA.

2019 Slate of Chapter Officers

The Yankee chapter board of directors announces the 2019 slate of officers/board members proposed by this year’s Nominating Committee. They will be voted on at the chapter’s annual meeting on November. 1. Meeting details to come soon.

Jobs

Graphic Design and Marketing Specialist — Granite State Management & Resources

10/16/2018 — Granite State Management & Resources is seeking a Graphic Design and Marketing Specialist with responsibility for the creation of effective communication and promotional tools to support the business and community engagement strategies of The NHHEAF Network Organizations.

Account Supervisor – Boston, MA

9/11/2018 — Brodeur Partners is looking for an Account Supervisor to join its Boston team. If you are a skilled public relations professional with a strong commitment to client service, proven national and business media expertise, and a desire to grow your communications career, we want to hear from you.