11/1/19: Midatlantic Black PR Society Conference
in conjunction with Philadelphia Black Public Relations Society
Join the Mid-Atlantic Black PR Society in conjunction with the Philadelphia Black PR Society, a fiscally sponsored project of FNC Philly, a 503(c)(3) for our annual PowerPR Conference: "PR BREAKTHROUGH: IN IT TO WIN IT!" November 1, 2019 at Hilton at Penn's Landing (Contact email@example.com for hotel accommodation info).
Keynote speaker and Communicator of The Year honoree is Alonda Thomas, Director of Public Relations for Howard University, who was named “Top 25 African American PR Millennials to Watch” by Huffington Post. Alonda is the former senior public relations manager for TV One, clients included Walt Disney Studio & ABC Studios!
Actor Nakia Dillard who stars in CW television series "Black Lightning" will present the award to Alonda. Dillard will also serve on the conference's entertainment panel.
Conference is for PR beginners & experts, students of all majors, entrepreneurs, non profits and community members.
Will feature panel discussions, guest speakers, workshops and more:
-Learn about public relations at every level discussing topics from social media, how to become your own PR person, taking your brand global, reputation management, how to break into public relations, online bullying and more.
Our previous Communicator of the Year Award honorees for 2017 was Stephanie Humphrey, tech contributor for Good Morning America. Kenny Johnson, 2018 honoree from the Phillies will be returning to the conference this year.
Shawnee Brown, Associate Director, Global Social Media Strategy, Merck Manuals
Catherine Hicks and Joseph Mondesire (publisher, co-owners of The Philadelphia Sunday SUN)
Diana Torralvo Director of Community Relations & Communications for NBC10 & Telemundo62
Dana Thompson, Project Officer, Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council, Harrisburg
Robert Mendelsohn (posthumous)--Legendary and iconic Philadelphia photographer who documented Black Philadelphia for over two decades.
Program line-up subject to change without notice. No refunds.
Mid-Atlantic Black Public Relations Society/PBPRS are a fiscally sponsored project of FNC Philly a 501(c)(3) who accepts and processes all financial transactions including donations and event payments. Mid-Atlantic Black Public Relations Society/PBPRS operates under the supervision, administrative/organizational requirements and guidance of FNC Philly.
Mid-Atlantic Black PR Society Power PR Conference in conjunction with PBPRS is sponsored by the
Philadelphia Sunday SUN and FNC Philly a 501 (c)(3)