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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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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Fake News, Bad Reviews & the Internet Troll Blues

The Internet can serve as judge, jury and executioner for practically any person’s or company’s reputation. And when it comes to online reputation management, many PR professionals are unprepared for what they’re up against.

Thursday, October 26, 2017

FPRA’s Hallowine

Amy Wiggins is hosting our first social event, FPRA’s Hallowine, at her house on October 26, 2017 from 5:30PM – 7:30PM. Snacks & ice will be provided – bring your favorite drink to share!

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Social Media VIRAL: Behind the Scenes

Officer Ben Tobias manages the well-known Gainesville Police Department Facebook and Twitter channels. Those channels have become internationally known after multiple viral posts.

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News

“Group Discussion: Hurricane Irma”

Hurricane Irma may have brought bleak weather, but it was the time to shine for PR professionals as they relayed important information to the community. At the September 20, 2017 meeting of Dick Pope/Polk County chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association,...

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FPRA Welcomes New Board Members

LAKELAND, Fla., August 29, 2017 - The Dick Pope/ Polk County chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association 2017/2018 board members were installed by State President Ryan Gerds, APR, CPRC at the August 17 meeting. The 2017/2018 Dick Pope/ Polk County FPRA board...

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FPRA Celebrates Outstanding Members during Monthly Meeting

LAKELAND, Fla., August 29, 2017- Two awards were presented during the Florida Public Relations Association’s Dick Pope/ Polk County chapter meeting on August 16, 2017. The awards recognized outstanding chapter members. A summary of achievements and awards were...

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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