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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Annual Officer Installation and Awards Ceremony

The Dick Pope/Polk County Chapter of FPRA has had quite a busy and successful year! Please join us as our new FPRA State President Ryan Gerds, APR, CPRC leads our board of directors recognition and new board installation. Get inspired during our award ceremony that honors PR excellence within our chapter and watch our chapter’s legacy unfold as the gavel is handed down from past presidents to our new chapter president, Erin Knothe.

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Setting a spot for customers at the table: How Publix cultivates brand loyalty

We’re going on a journey to the Italian countryside, where the sun-drenched vineyards and cobblestone roads lead us to a magical feast with good friends, food, and wine to celebrate the moonlit Tuscan night while we raise money to support the education and professional development initiatives of FPRA.

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2017-2018 Slate of Officers

Approved at the June 8, 2017, board meeting of the DP/PC Chapter of FPRA, the following members are nominated to serve on the 2017/2018 Board of Directors. In accordance with the bylaws, the Chapter shall hold annual elections of officers at a regular or special...

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“All Marketing is Now Digital”

Guest speaker Bob McKay, the founder of McKay Advertising and Activation, shared the latest trends and technological developments within the ever-changing world of digital media at the May 17 meeting of Dick Pope/Polk County chapter of the Florida Public Relations...

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FPRA Celebrates Local PR Awards

Several awards were presented during the Florida Public Relations Association’s Dick Pope/ Polk County chapter meeting on April 19, 2017. The awards recognized service in the community, distinction in public relations programs and leadership within the chapter. A...

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