Call for Entries: 2023 Local Image Awards

Calling all public relations, marketing and media professionals of the Capital City! The FPRA Capital Chapter is now accepting entries for our 2023 Local Image Awards. The 2023 submission deadline is Monday, March 6, 2023 at 11:59 p.m. Submit to www.FPRAImage.org/Capital. Awards will be presented during the FPRA Capital Chapter’s 2023 Local Image Awards Ceremony […]

APR Interest Group Recording Now Available

As you make plans for 2023, consider investing in yourself by earning your Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) credential! The FPRA Capital Chapter’s APR Study Group will meet every Wednesday from noon – 1 p.m. via Zoom, beginning on Jan. 11, 2023, and concluding on April 12, 2023 (with the exception of March 15 due […]

Resources & Recording of Local Image Awards Webinar

Thank you to everyone who attended our webinar with tips about creating an Image Award entry! Questions? Reach out to our Director of Awards & Recognition, Valencia Scott, at [email protected] View/download slides (PDF) from today’s presentation. Local Image Awards Important Dates Wednesday, January 25, 2023 – Call for Entries Wednesday, February 1, 2023 – Image […]

2022 Capital Chapter Holiday Giving Drive

This holiday season, the Capital Chapter is supporting Brehon Family Services. Since its inception in 1978, the organization has changed the lives of thousands of families in the Big Bend area. Brehon Family Services has welcomed more than 500 homeless, pregnant women and their children to Brehon House. Here they can complete their education, receive […]

November Program Recap – Media Training with Joel Staley

Article by: Alissa Johnson, Accounts Manager, On 3 Public Relations, FPRA Member since 2022 Aly Coleman Raschid, Vice President of Accounts, On 3 Public Relations, FPRA Member since 2021 The FPRA Capital Chapter’s well-attended November program featured Joel Staley, founder of JCS Communications and a seasoned public relations professional with more than 25 years in […]

October Program Recap – Influencer Marketing 101: An Influencer’s Top Tips for PR Pros

Article by Sasha Williams, Account Assistant, Allison Aubuchon Communications Speaker: Carly Riordan Socials: Blog:  carlyriordan.com Instagram: @carly TikTok: @carlyariordan Carly’s Journey Carly Riordan is a full-time influencer and has been working in this growing field for almost 10 years. She began her influencer journey by blogging as a college freshman due to a need for […]

Call for Nominations – 2023 New Member/Member of the Year Awards

The purpose of the award is to recognize a member of the Capital Chapter for their outstanding contribution to the Chapter and the field of public relations. When awarded, the New Member of the Year and Member of the Year awards are presented at the officer installation meeting in August. The selection of a winner […]

Call for Nominations – 2023 Communicator of the Year Award

The Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) Capital Chapter Communicator of the Year award is given to an individual in the Tallahassee area who uses his or her position to enhance community awareness, understanding and support for causes and issues through outstanding use of communications and public relations skills. The selection of a winner for this […]

Call for Nominations – 2023 Stanley Tait Professional Award

The Stanley Tait Professional Award for Service to the Capital Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association has been established as the highest, most prestigious award of the chapter. The award honors the spirit, professionalism and leadership of Stanley Tait, an award-winning counselor and mentor to many within the Chapter. The purpose of the award […]

September Program Recap – ER for PR

The FPRA Capital Chapter was proud to host our annual ER for PR communications counseling event on Sept. 22 to assist local nonprofits with public relations. During this year’s event, representatives from seven local nonprofit organizations were paired with 13 public relations “medics” for a free counseling session to learn about the best communications tactics […]