Communicating Across Generations

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 — 7:30 am to 9:00 am in Calendar, Uncategorized

RSVP by 12/8 : or Communicating Across Generations Wednesday, December 14, 2016 | Breakfast: 7:30 am & Meeting: 8:00 – 9:00 am Let’s talk about wrist watches, cell phones, texting and cursive. Roger Pynn, APR, CPRC will talk about the challenges of inter-generational communication and the barriers between the Greatest Generation, Baby Boomers and Millennials. […]

Celebrate FPRA’s Successes at the Chapter’s Annual Officer Installation and Awards Ceremony

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 — 7:30 am to 9:00 am in Calendar, News, Uncategorized

RSVP by 9/14 :   or 2016-2017 Board Installation & Award Recognition Breakfast Wednesday, September 21, 2016 | 7:30 am Breakfast & 8:00-9:00 Meeting **New Location** Fresco’s Bakery & Bistro Underground  **New Location** Celebrate FPRA’s Successes at the Chapter’s Annual Officer Installation and Awards Ceremony The Dick Pope/Polk County chapter of FPRA has had quite a busy and […]

Florida -The Future is Here

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 — 7:30 am to 10:00 am in Calendar, Uncategorized

Please Note the New Start Time: 7:30 am Breakfast & 8:00-9:00 Meeting RSVP by 11/10:   or Florida – The Future is Here Wednesday, November 16, 2016 | 7:30 am Breakfast & 8:00-9:00 Meeting   There’s more to Florida than sandy beaches and Disney World. With a world-class infrastructure, educated and diverse workforce, and state of the art […]

Project Fill A Bag Kicks Off

Posted on May 15, 2014 in News, Uncategorized

Dick Pope/Polk County FPRA Chapter Kicks Off Fill-A-Bag Project to Aid Polk County Homeless Students on April 21 POLK COUNTY, FL (Apr. 15, 2014) –  With the number of homeless children in Polk County schools now at an alarming 3,705, up 1,105 from last year, the Dick Pope/Polk County chapter of the Florida Public Relations […]

Amy Wiggins Represents DP/PC FPRA at State Board Meeting

Posted on May 15, 2014 in News, Uncategorized

Amy Wiggins Represents Dick Pope/Polk County FPRA Chapter at Quarterly FPRA State Board Meeting Ft. Myers   LAKELAND, FL (May 5, 2014) – Amy Wiggins represented the Dick Pope/Polk County chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) at a quarterly FPRA state board meeting on Saturday, May 3 at the Hotel Indigo in Ft. […]

Nearly 400 Runners Compete in CC5K

Posted on May 15, 2014 in C25K, News, Uncategorized

Record Field of Nearly 400 Runners Compete in 3rd Annual Carillon Classic 5K Run & Walk at Bok Tower Gardens on May 3 LAKE WALES, FL (May 4, 2014) – The threat of rain failed to deter 392 avid runners and walkers who converged on historic Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales on Saturday, May […]

Sandra Dimsdale-Horan Achieves APR Status

Posted on April 17, 2014 in News, Uncategorized

The Five Best Social Media Books For Holiday Giving

Posted on December 5, 2013 in Uncategorized

Re-blogged from Social Media Today Posted December 5, 2013 I love books. And what better holiday gift to give the reader on your list? If you’ve got friends that are involved in social media marketing at any level, here are the top five books I would personally recommend this holiday.  Are they on your top […]

Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) Recruits Vols To Assist Media Covering 2014 Sun ‘n Fun International Fly-In

Posted on December 3, 2013 in News, Uncategorized

Contact: Ken Nelson, APR 863/533-6800 ext. 106 (day) 863/325-8216 (eve) For Immediate Release LAKELAND, FL (Dec. 3, 2013) – For the sixth consecutive year, the Dick Pope/Polk County Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) is recruiting volunteers to work with members of the media who will cover the annual Sun ‘n Fun International […]

December Meeting

Wednesday, December 18, 2013 — 8:00 am to 9:30 am in Calendar, Uncategorized

  Join other Dick Pope/Polk County FPRA members on Wednesday, Dec 18th at 8am to welcome guest speaker   Lori Kellogg, President of Kellogg Marketing   Ms. Kellogg will provide information on how to react in “Real Time” Marketing   Wed, Dec 18th  8am – 9:30am at Cleveland Heights Golf Club 2900 Buckingham Avenue Lakeland, […]