“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,...

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...
2017-2018 Slate of Officers

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...
“All Marketing is Now Digital”

“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...
FPRA Celebrates Local PR Awards

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...
FPRA Welcomes Cora Ligon

FPRA Welcomes Cora Ligon

The Dick Pope/ Polk County chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association welcomed one new member at its monthly professional development meeting in February. Cora Ligon, Director of Creative & Client Services at Trinity Marketing Group, was welcomed into the...

FPRA Welcomes Cathryn Lacy

The Dick Pope/ Polk County chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association welcomed one new member at its monthly professional development meeting in January. Cathryn Lacy, Independent Public Relations Contractor, was welcomed into the FPRA chapter during its...