April 28, 2017

PRSA: Network & Celebrate

Bre attended the first PRSA networking event of the year last night! [Click below for more]
April 5, 2017

The Time-Worn Tribune

At the last PRSA Media Breakfast, the journalists asked the question, how many people still read the physical copy of the newspaper? The hands raised were few. [Click below for more]
March 31, 2017

What is Media Relations, PRSA Phoenix Style!

Yesterday, PRSA Phoenix held its first #MediaBreakfast of the year at BIG YAM, The Parsons Agency. Rachel shares a recap of the event if you missed it. [Click below for more]
March 17, 2017

No Comment on Public Relations

What do you do when a reporter asks your client a question they don't want to or can't answer? There are more things you can say besides "no comment." [Click below for more]
December 9, 2016

PRSA Phoenix (Holiday) Mixes It Up

Miss celebrating another successful year of PRSA Phoenix at last night's holiday mixer? You missed one fantastic party. Here is just a little of the fun. [Click below for more]
November 10, 2016

Event Marketing and Public Relations for Live Nation

The PRSA Phoenix luncheon yesterday was a huge “hit” (literally) with Danielle Engel, vice president of marketing in the Southwest for Live Nation. I first met Danielle about four years ago with the work that we do with the Ak-Chin Indian Community. At the time we were working on a press event for the renaming of the Ak-Chin Pavilion and I knew right away that Danielle was amazing!
October 25, 2016

Honored to Serve

Abbie was the recipient of the Patrick Jackson Award for Distinguished Service to PRSA, presented at the PRSA International Conference in Indianapolis on Monday. She was unable to attend so I accepted the award on her behalf. Here is the speech she would have given. [Click below for more]
October 12, 2016

PRSA Media Breakfast – #WriteMeUp Editor Recap

Yesterday, PRSA Phoenix hosted its last media breakfast of the year at CO+HOOTS in Downtown Phoenix – and it was a doozy! [Click below for more]
October 4, 2016

#TipForTuesday – PRSA Phoenix Media Relations

The next #MediaBreakfast for PRSA Phoenix is on Oct. 11, 7:30 – 9:30 a.m., at CO+HOOTS. The media breakfasts are a great way for public relations professionals to network and build their media relations “rolodex” (let me know if you still use an actual rolodex!)! [Click below for more]
September 22, 2016

Crisis Communications and Its Ethical Implications

At the PRSA Phoenix luncheon yesterday we had the pleasure of listening to Michael Pooley, metro operations lieutenant and former PIO for the City of Tempe Police Department. He was responsible for operations during the 2013 Pat Tillman Run at ASU, just weeks following the bombing during the Boston Marathon.