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The Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) is a statewide organization of more than 1,200 public relations professionals dedicated to advancing the professional development of its members. You should join.
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Upcoming Events

Virtual Coffee Meet-up

Wednesday, March 10 at 8:00 a.m. | FPRA Chapter Social Event
Coffee is just as essential as your FPRA colleagues! Grab a cup of your favorite joe and head over to our virtual meet-up.

Growing Young Talent Within an Organization

Friday, March 12 at 11:30 a.m. | FPRA Webinar

Dan Farkas has spent the last year looking at educational tools that can foster young talent within a work setting. Dan will share this new approach to developing young talent within an organization and the evidence-based results he’s seen from testing it in class and in a student-run firm.

Using PR to Drive Attendance

Wednesday, March 17 at 7:30 a.m. | Professional Development Meeting
Media has been a big driver of the success of Clearwater Marine Aquarium. Since the day Winter arrived, local, national and international media attention has generated tens of billions of media impressions for CMA.

Ingredients for Success: A Virtual Social and Image Award Celebration

Thursday, April 17 at 6:00 p.m. | FPRA Chapter Social Event
Join your FPRA friends virtually on Thursday, April 15 at 6:00 p.m. for an evening of culinary and mixology/mocktail demonstrations, fantastic giveaways, trivia, and Image Awards.

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Wednesday, March 17
7:30 – 9:00 a.m.

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News

Know a PR Pro: Dr. Pamela Dykes

As part of our chapter’s ongoing membership drive, we’re spotlighting new and returning members. Hannah is a Lakeland native who is finishing her bachelor’s in business administration, with a minor in communications, at Florida Southern College. Keep reading to get to know Hannah better.

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Know a PR Pro: Hannah Ball

As part of our chapter’s ongoing membership drive, we’re spotlighting new and returning members. Hannah is a Lakeland native who is finishing her bachelor’s in business administration, with a minor in communications, at Florida Southern College. Keep reading to get to know Hannah better.

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FPRA Welcomes New Board Members/Chairs

The Dick Pope/ Polk County chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association 2020/2021 board members were installed by State President Alyson Lundell, APR, CPRC at the September 16 meeting.

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Mission

The Florida Public Relations Association is dedicated to developing public relations practitioners who, through ethical and standardized practices, enhance the public relations profession in Florida.

Vision

To be Florida’s most respected public relations organization